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Sniper rifle

A sniper rifle is a man-portable, high precision, shoulder-fired rifle, for military or law enforcement use, designed to ensure more accurate shooting at longer ranges than other small arms. A typical sniper rifle is built for high levels of accuracy, fitted with a telescopic sight and chambered for a military centerfire cartridge.

Bix'n Andy single stage TacSport left and two stage TacSport pro right.
BigJimFish reviews the Bix'n Andy TacSport line of Remington 700 compatible triggers imported by BulletCentral from Austria.
Shooting steel at 1000yds with the Mesa Precision Arms Crux
BigJimFish Reviews a Mesa Precision Arms Crux custom ultra light hunting rifle in 6.5CM using Mesa's own bottom metal and Crux Titanium action, a McMillan Edge Carbon adjustable Game Warden stock, Proof carbon wrapped barrel, and TriggerTech Primary trigger. Rifle tested with factory ammo from Desert Tech, Copper Creek, Federal, and Hornady.
Kelbly's Golden Girl Arcas, Nyx, and Atlas Tactical
BigJimFish reviews a custom rifle in .223 Remington built by Kelbly's using their Atlas Tactical 700 semi-clone action, a Krieger barrel, Bix'n Andy TacSport Pro trigger, Grayboe Ridgeback stock, and MPA bottom metal. Rifle tested with factory ammo from Lapua, Copper Creek, Desert Tech, Federal, and Hornady.
Grayboe Ridgeback with Kelbly Atlas Tactical rifle after bedding and stock modifications
BigJimFish Review of Grayboe Ridgeback composite rifle stock for precision Remington 700 pattern rifles. Stock is a molded epoxy and fiberglass alternative to hand lay up stocks. Composition, bedding, fit, appearance, machining, harmonics, adjust ability, and suitability for PRS completion are discussed.
JP Enterprise LRP-07 Semi Auto Rifle Review Shooting semi-auto precision rifle is a closet passion of mine. Mainly because the large frame semi-auto rifles are so shooter dependent, you have to nail the fundamentals of marksmanship to be consistent.  Technology is changing; no longer do we look down on the semi-auto platform as being inferior.... Read more »
This debate is never going to end, but we should agree on the facts. Every day we see the uninformed arguments how one angular unit of measurement is better than the other. The truth of the matter is, one is not better, they are just different ways of breaking down the same thing. Personally, outside... Read more »
Training Lesson, Zero Offset I get asked all the time; “how do I switch ammunition types mid stream like at a competition and understand my offset.” Just about every ballistic solver has an offset utility, or as some note, a zero offset. It’s not necessary to use to get your initial DOPE, so many people... Read more »
The $1500 space for rifle scopes is particularly saturated right now. That is not a bad thing; it just means the end-user has more options to choose from, which from our perspective is great. Sightmark has entered this space with the 5-30x Pinnacle rifle scope. The Sightmark Pinnacle 5-30x lands itself smack in the middle... Read more »
APO Custom Shop – Tactical Hunter 308K-LW by Adam Wilson APO Marksmanship Activities Coordinator I’ve spent enough time carrying precision rifles as an Army Sniper and as a professional firearms instructor to understand there’s a time and place for everything or more accurately, every rifle. Some situations call for a big bore extreme long range... Read more »
Precision Rifle Training
Lessons Learned: Precision Rifle Training After Action Report It’s a been a busy two months since the Sniper’s Hide Team Challenge in Colville WA. Two blocks of classes in Alaska, some mixed in private instruction and a Class with Long Gun Training in Upstate NY. All told in this time period we saw 90 shooters... Read more »
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