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A Classic Returns in .257 Bob

Often overshadowed by the 6 mms, the .257 Roberts is a .25-caliber round that started as a wildcat, but is now being reintroduced in the Model 70.

The Marlin X7

Accurate and reliable, the Marlin X7 bolt-action rifle is so affordable that it leaves you with enough cash to buy a decent scope.

Wildcat Cartridges That Went Legit

Hundreds of wildcat cartridges have come and gone through the years-some with ridiculous names and others with little ballistic benefit over factory offerings. But a few have offered real advantages and gone mainstream. Here, a veteran handloader reminisces about some of his favorites.

A Worthwhile Wildcat: The .250 Savage Ackley Improved

The .250 Savage Ackley Improved offers remarkable downrange performance from a small package.

A Look Back at the Remington 700

Arguably the most popular bolt-action rifle ever made, the Model 700 traces its lineage back to the 1917 Enfield.

The .25-45 Sharps: A New “Old” Cartridge

The .25-45 Sharps was designed to provide a larger caliber for hunters wanting to use an AR-platform rifle.

Bargain Hunting Rifles

You can pick up a hunting rifle from four of the biggest names in riflemaking for around $300. Sure, that’s a great price, but is it really a bargain? You might be surprised.

10 Ways to Manage Recoil

For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction. Here are 10 suggestions for taking the kick out of your next trip to the range or field.

America's Favorite Deer Rifles

New calibers, modern materials and the progress made in bullets powders and manufacturing continue to create new favorites for deer hunters, but the classics remain as popular as ever.

Handloading the 6.5x54 mm Mannlicher-Schoenauer

The previous owner of my 6.5 carbine bought another cocking piece and had a gunsmith screw a Williams aperture sight on top, making the rifle more friendly to older eyes.

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