Optics Guide

VORTEX OPTICS GUIDE

Vortex Ultimate Optics Guide to Rifle Shooting Author: CPL Reginald Wales, CF Ret’d There are people who say you can’t learn things like shooting from a book.  That’s true, in a sense; there’s a physical ...

BULLET GUIDE

Gun people love to talk about, read about, and generally think about guns. We here at Calibre know this because we’re guilty of it too. We look at them, play with them, take them apart, and dissect their qualit...

HANDGUNNING MISTAKES

A few years ago, on a sunny long weekend, I took a couple of young fellows to the local outdoor shooting range. The objective was to teach them about handguns through a balance of shooting and coaching. As expe...

OPTICS EXPLAINED

If you own guns, you probably own optics. And if you own rifles you own a lot of optics. Between riflescopes, spotting scopes, rangefinders and binoculars a serious shooter can easily collect more optical gear ...

SO YOU WANT TO BUY A TRAP GUN…

It's a common phrase, and one that makes many a trap shooter cringe: "So I'm looking for my first trap gun." Why do they cringe? Because what usually follows is abject stupidity. They've all heard the guy th...

PISTOL ACTIONS EXPLAINED

If you've spent much time around the local gun range, chances are good that the terms "double action" and "single action" will not be new to you. In fact, even if you haven't spent much time at the range (yet),...