Modifications and clarification on tube magazines for .22 and shotguns.

There have been a few posts floating about regarding the above, and certainly, I am getting a lot of questions, but, until I confirmed with an 'official' page - I didn't want to post anything. But now it is.
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Let’s be honest. Despite what they may say, many stores do the absolute minimum when it comes to setting up your new firearm. Scope quickly mounted into the rings, bore zero… it’s really not enough to ensure that your new gun is operating at it’s best.
  • Properly Zero'd
  • Setup for you
  • Basic ballistics
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The Swarovski dS – Scope, rangefinder, ballistic solver.

It's the pinnacle (price wise at least) of 'smart' optics. But does the price of the Swarovski dS really equate to value? Like many things premium, it's a yes, no, yes, kinda answer.

Outdoors

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2nd Line Carried Kit – Ribz Front Pack

While the 1st Line is the bare necessities on your person in pockets as part of your EDC, the 2nd Line is the equipment that you want to be carrying with you nearly all the time. I carry mine in a Ribz Chest Pack.

Firearms Education

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AR Safety – Of Triggers and Safety Switch.

The Ugly Rifles Club Series.This is probably what I am going...

Bushnell 2-7 Rimfire Scope

Despite having all the features you could want, for an insanely cheap price, one fatal flaw means this scope is likely on its way out.

Bradley Adjustable Cheek Rest

The Bradley Cheek Rest is a simple, robust solution to give you the best possible cheek weld, without having to permanently modify your firearm.

The Tikka TAC A1

Never before has there been a rifle that meets the strictest quality requirements for unrivalled long range accuracy at this price range. With best-in-class value for every sports shooter, the T3x TAC A1 is the ultimate tool for long range accuracy.

Bookers Single Barrel Bourbon

Bookers Single Barrel Bourbon is big and bold.

Ande Whall Buffalo Jeans

It was an obvious choice to try and hunt down a NZ made pair of Jeans. Luckily, we have one of the best right here in little ol' NZ. Ande Whall!

Motorbike Tyres – Battlax BT-45

Motorbike Tyres - a key element of keeping the right side down on the road. The ones on the Nightster needed some attention!

I’m a Hipster Hunter.

Bearded, from Auckland and hunting. Must be a hipster.

Defender Life

come on the journey

Adding Diff and Transmission Breathers

The Defender already had a snorkel installed - of course! That's the bit you add on to instantly get more 4WD credibility! But - long before my air filter was going to be submerged, there were a few other things I needed to sort out as well.

The Hunting Show Interview

I was recently interviewed on The Hunting Show. To be fair, I was a little nervous going on there.

Crosshairs Longrange Hunting Course

Last year, Pete from Onward Hunting got in touch to tell me about some guys he was hosting from the Crosshairs Longrange Hunting School. A longrange hunting course? Count me in!

Twilight Hunting – understanding light

It's a phenomenal time to be out, but it's also important to understand the effect on our vision.

Simon Bullivant Taxidermy

Simon Bullivant has been enthusiastic and dedicated hunter since his childhood days.  Growing up, he would hunt almost every day, imagining that the rabbits...

The Humanity in Hunting

There is this idealised vision of hunting, where the hunter goes out and shoots an animal, one moment it is happily munching on a...

Lightweight hunting: system review intro

Lightweight hunting was the goal - part one of the three part video series covers my initial thoughts on the matter.

New to firearms?

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Precision ammo folder

Hold 120 rounds of match ammo, secure, compactly and ready to go.

Making tough decisions aka. Tramping with the shits

So when faced with the shits at the beginning of your tramp what should you do?
Roar Special

Rifle Setup Service

$ 700$ 750 /day
Let’s be honest. Despite what they may say, many stores do the absolute minimum when it comes to setting up your new firearm. Scope quickly mounted into the rings, bore zero… it’s really not enough to ensure that your new gun is operating at it’s best.
  • Properly Zero'd
  • Setup for you
  • Basic ballistics
  • Ready to go

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Adding Diff and Transmission Breathers

The Defender already had a snorkel installed - of course! That's the bit you add on to instantly get more 4WD credibility! But - long before my air filter was going to be submerged, there were a few other things I needed to sort out as well.

A chat with Barnard.

I have known about Barnard Precision for a while - they have almost always been these mythical, highly accurate, but slightly...

A day out in the 110…

Was a busy Sunday for myself and the girls. I had a list of jobs to get done, I say jobs, but none of them was too stressful, well, except for the fact I have a cold and had spent around six hours the previous day talking to licence applicants in a non-stop presentation.