11 New Ammo Options For 2023
As the ammunition market starts a slow return to normal, many manufacturers are seeing this as a cue to introduce new loads of America's favorite cartridges as well a few new cartridges altogether.
Preview: Browning X-Bolt Target Max
Browning has optimized its X-Bolt for 2023 and long-range target shooting with the new X-Bolt Target Max. With all the right upgrades for top-tier performance, this latest X-Bolt iteration is ideally suited for competitive shooting right out of the box.
New For 2023: CVA Paramount Pro V2
CVA announced the V2 update to its long-range-capable Paramount Pro muzzleloading rifle, expanding on its Paramount Pro line for 2023 with valuable, accuracy-enhancing additions.
New For 2023: Mossberg Patriot LR Tactical
The latest introduction to Mossberg's Patriot family of rifles is the Long Range Tactical, a dedicated precision platform chambered in some of today's most-popular long-range calibers.
Preview: Long Range Arms Send iT MV3
Rifle cant is an often-overlooked aspect of long-range accuracy, in that, if the firearm’s optic is not properly aligned vertically over its barrel, downrange impacts will not land where intended.
The Quest: Long-Distance Marksmanship Training
Christensen Arms launched its Quest long-distance marksmanship school in June 2021, and it took only a few scattered mentions on social media and word of mouth for classes to fill. The company expanded sessions this year to seven, each booked fully, and it plans on holding a total of nine next year to meet the today’s growing long-distance trend.
NRA Gun Of The Week: Browning X-Bolt Hell's Canyon Max LR
Watch American Rifleman staff on the range with a centerfire rifle built on the famed Browning X-Bolt action and loaded with cutting-edge features for hunters and enthusiasts who shoot at longer-than-usual distances.
New 4.4-Mile Shooting Record Set In Wyoming
A new long-distance shooting record of 4.4 miles was set September 13 in western Wyoming by a shooter who requested anonymity. Scott Austin and Shepard Humphries, managers at Nomad Rifleman, near Jackson Hole, Wyo., coordinated the massive undertaking that included a support team at the firing line and multiple spotters downrange to call impacts and document/verify the shot.
Trend-Setting Precision: Manufacturer-Run Long-Range Clinics
A quiet trend has begun in firearm industry and, judging by the response, the approach could quickly spread. While more and more gun companies are holding highly successful free events that provide fans a chance to take their latest models for a short “test drive” at a range, a pair of precision-rifle companies have launched something very different.
Review: Vortex Venom 5-25X Scope
Follow Frank Melloni as he takes a closer look at Vortex Optics' middle-of-the-road, long-range riflescope, the Vortex Venom 5-25X.