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  1. Long Range Precision Shooting
    M1 Garand:
  2. Rifles
    took advantage of a gorgeous day here in downstate NY to get to the local outdoor range. worked pistol for the first 2 hours, until my elbow hurt (Smith & Wesson M&P 40 and a Smith & Wesson Shield in .40 S&W). then went to the 200 yard benches for some Mauser & SKS action. The Mauser is my JP...
  3. Firearms in the News
    Check this article out.... Terrifying if in the wrong hands domestically or internationally. Turns anyone into a sniper; not a mall ninja sniper but a legit sniper. $27,500 Gun Hits Targets at 1,000 Yards - Yahoo! Finance
  4. The AR-15
    Am I correct that if I sight my scope in at 50 yards I will be approx 1 - 1.5 inches high at 100 yards and almost on point at 200 yards? Is it right that point of impact almost the same for 50 yards and 200 yards? If I sight in at 100 yards how high/low will POI be at 200 yards and 50 yards...
  5. Firearms in the News
    Long Island Police Officer Among 2 Shot Dead - WNYC Suspect sounds like a career criminal who, in a healthy society, would have been converted to dog food a long time ago. My wife was home when the whole thing went down. We can see that gas station from our house (our place is right behind...
  6. Shooting Ranges
    I just recently purchased an M1A scout squad.. I live in the Macedon area, southeast of Rochester. I'm pretty frustrated to find that there are only short ranges around here.. anyone know of anything that is deeper 250 yards minimum?
  7. General Firearms
    I put quarters behind the sticky green glow target bullseyes and usually use 223 and it goes right thru them. Would a 17?
  8. Rifles
    You guys have got to read this. I have to admit, I was really moved...and impressed as hell. Make sure you watch the little video at the end of the story. We have some big shoes to fill from that WWII generation. 85-year-old U.S. Army sniper veteran proves he hasn't lost his skills as he...
  9. General Firearms
    I'm still new to AR's and have never shot prone so the other day I decided to hit the ground (actually it was gravel) with my Bushmaster XM15-E2S and this was the best I could come up with at 50 and 100 yards (note: Quarter used for size comparison)... Any tips on how I could try and...
  10. News Feeds
    Stray Bullet Death: Vermont Town Could Even Ban Gunfire in Back Yards ESSEX, Vermont -- The Essex Select Board is reviewing the town's firearms ordinance after a man was killed by a stray bullet last month. John Rice, 73, was killed in his own home after a shot was fired from a rifle...
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