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Loading the Bipod on a Ruger 10/22 – Free-Float is Better

NRL 22 Match at the Westside Sportsman's Club in Evansville, IN
NRL 22 Match at the Westside Sportsman’s Club in Evansville, IN

One of the best parts of precision rifle shooting is the problem-solving process. Recently at the National Rifle League 22 here in Evansville, Indiana, I came across a new problem. This was the first competition for my customized Ruger 10/22. The rifle is fairly accurate for a low-cost semi-auto. At the beginning of the match, I had verified my zero at 50 yards and confirmed my Dope at 25, 75 and 100 yards. The rifle was performing perfectly.

NRL 22 Match at the Westside Sportsman's Club in Evansville, IN
NRL 22 Match at the Westside Sportsman’s Club in Evansville, IN

The first stage of the match was shot from the prone position, but I missed four shots at very easy targets. This confused me a little bit because I could see exactly where the shots were impacting. I could tell they were 0.5 mRad low on my reticle. I have learned to “believe the bullet” from many experiences in the past, so made an adjustment to my hold and hit the rest of my targets. Continue reading Loading the Bipod on a Ruger 10/22 – Free-Float is Better

Mail Call Mondays Season 6 #24 – National Rifle League .22LR Club Match


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Mail Call Mondays Podcast #18 – National Rifle League .22LR Club Match Format

This week we talk about the new National Rifle League .22LR Club Match Format.
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Mail Call Mondays Season 6 #19 – .22 Trainer and NRL .22 League


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Crickett Precision Rifle .22LR Announced

Keystone Sporting Arms, LLC. just announced the new Crickett Precision Rifle on their Facebook page. There is not a lot of information out yet, but it appears the rifle will be available in January 2017 and retail for approximately $310. This small .22 bolt action should appeal to Accuracy International hands who want to outfit their little shooters in style. We hope to have some more information as the 2017 SHOT Show approaches.