Think you don’t need a fitting for your shotgun? Don’t be so sure. Get the details in our new Shotgun Life story at http://tinyurl.com/lv2lf4a .
Good Shot Design has expanded from upland tweeds to a new line of eco-friendly shooting gear are spun from fabrics made of recycled materials manufactured with environmentally friendly processes. Get the details on Shotgun Life at http://tinyurl.com/lj5agjm.
Zoli Italy gets super-serious about American shotgunners by forming a joint venture with Norbert Haussmann. Norbert is a veteran of Blaser, Krieghoff and Alamo Sporting Arms. If you won a Zoli or find yourself considering one, this is great news. On Shotgun Life at http://tinyurl.com/pvaqvd8.
In her latest column of Shotgun Wife, Ann Kercheville trades her shotgun for a handgun and proves once and for all that you really don’t want to mess with her (see photo). Ann talks about the virtues of starting with a pro and how she may introduce pistol shooting to her Joshua Creek Ranch. On Shotgun Life at http://tinyurl.com/mbybqre
In the 2nd installment of his Shotgun Life series, shotshell guru Tom Roster focuses on shotgun configurations to help you reduce recoil. You can cut to the chase by reading the 7 rules he provides here: http://www.shotgunlife.com/shotguns/tom-roster/evil-recoil-part-2.html. Avoid bruises like this woman’s after shooting a round of sporting clays with a 12-gauge side by side.
We duck hunt on Nash Buckingham’s home turf of Beaver Dam Lake in Tunica, Miss. and discover that Robert Milner, Jr. has launched a new line of duck-hunting boats and the exclusive Nash Buckingham Rod and Gun Club. And by the way, afterwards there’s all the fried food you can eat for lunch at the famous Blue and White Restaurant. On Shotgun Life at http://tinyurl.com/pa8lqw6.
Kevin Reese takes his young son turkey hunting with the intent of teaching the boy a life lesson in the field. Turns out, it was the son who taught his father a thing or two. Read this wonderful story by Kevin on Shotgun Life at http://tinyurl.com/lo3pozd.
Veteran instructor, Jack Bart, tests the revolutionary ShotKam barrel camera in an effort to detail the trap shots from his video “3 Shot Trap Shooting With Jack Bart.” In our report, Jack replicates the DVD’s shots, but at a much closer perspective thanks to the HD imaging of the ShotKam. If you’ve never seen the ShotKam in action, here’s your chance: http://tinyurl.com/l775t8j.
The Shotshell Professor has entered the room. Tom Roster kicks off his Shotgun Life monthly column with some advice on reducing recoil. Less pain, more gain here: http://tinyurl.com/kksy4g7
The new OSP Knowledge Vault web site from instructors Gil & Vicki Ash provides their full body of work amassed over the past 21 years including books, DVDs, magazine articles and videos. But the Ashes have stepped up their game with the development of target simulations that combine live video and computer animation only available on the OSP Knowledge Vault. Shotgun Life is the first with full review of the subscription service. Check it out at http://tinyurl.com/lmcmwtm.