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    Sika Show 2018 Recap

    Firearms Licencing Update – renewals and new applications

    Not sure what is happening with the firearms renewal process? Or have a new licence application in?

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    Taranaki Long Range Shooters & Join My Hunt

    Graeme from Taranaki Long Range Shooters

    Ras from Join My Hunt

    Starting us off, a good chat with the lads.

    If you are looking for a community to join and get out shooting. Check out the Taranaki Long Range Shooters Group – these guys have grown in size rapidly, setting up regular gong shoots and competition and forming a very active online community.

    Beretta NZ and SportEar


    Protect those ears! I like the fact these are actually custom tuned to your hearing.

    Beretta NZ, Tikka, Sako – the new T1X!

    Beretta NZ

    The 22LRs are coming! But we get a first look at the T1X platform.

    Simon Gillice from Gillice Practical Events

    Gillice Practical Events

    Get down to one of his shoots soon!

    Twin Needle

    Twin Needle (and I just spotted a new website!)

    Day Two, Matt and I have a chat.

    Andrew from Legend Hunting Gear (Movie Armourer)

    Legend Hunting Gear

    Part of the firearms community you don’t always hear much about.

    Steve from Southford Labs

    Southford Labs

    Looking forward to playing with the new stock! (Especially when I get my mitts on a leftie!)


    The Sika Show 2016!

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    Sika Show 2015

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