Ruger Hawkeye with Nikon Prostaff
The United States has an exceptionally strong culture of firearms ownership. For example, the Swiss-based research group Small Arms Survey estimates that there are about 125 firearms in civilian hands in the USA per 100 people. While it’s impossible to say for certain how many there are, since we do not have a national gun registry, the point remains that there are several hundred million firearms in the United States. With that in mind, you might well be interested in buying a used firearm since there are so many of them in circulation.
Hunter and Andrew sit down with a local hero. Ricky Davidson has been long-range shooting and reloading for most of his life. Getting rifles to shoot is one of his talents. To do that, he needs to sight in or zero these rifles, which he has done hundreds if not thousands of times.
Zack Donovant, the owner of Old Dominion Custom Rifles, joins Hunter and Andrew to discuss the art of custom rifle building. From hunting, benchrest, or tactical applications, Zack can build just about anything. Zack is a very accomplished hunter and long-range shooter, not to mention a world record holder. So much information in this podcast! Warning, you might be building a custom rifle after listening!
Knowing how to clean and oil your gun is an important part of gun ownership. After all, every firearm is an investment. Proper care and storage help keep your guns functioning and firing safely, in many cases for generations to come. Did you know that carbon fouling and residue remain on the outside of the gun as well as the inside every time you shoot it?
If you’re a first-time gun buyer, you might be wondering what to expect when making your purchase. There’s a lot of misinformation about the process and it’s not as complicated as you might think! In this article, we’ll explain what an FFL dealer is and what to expect when purchasing your first firearm. We’ll also provide an overview of Virginia’s regulations for private party gun sales.
In this episode, Hunter and the boys sit around talking about the best rifle caliber for deer hunting in Central Virginia. At least 16 different calibers are discussed. See where your favorite ranks as Hunter, Andrew, and Garren break down the pros and cons of each caliber.
How can someone obtain a gun legally? More specifically, with digital shopping on the rise, how do you buy guns online? That's what this article will answer.