BENELLI R1 By Stan Trzoniec
Recoil-friendly, rugged, reliable, customizable and fast—she’s ready to hunt!
HYBRID HUNTER By Andy Massimilian
RRA’s crossover 5.56mm ATH varmint blaster bridges the gap between field rifle and black gun!
RUGER 77/357: BRUSH-COUNTRY BOLT GUN By Richard Mann
Economical and out-of-the-box accurate, this new pistol-cal. rifle is a deer hunter’s dream.
LONG ARM TAC-308 By Cory Trapp
McMillan’s lean, mean, surgical-striking machine proves bigger is not always better.
1,000-YARD SAVAGES By Jon R. Sundra
The long-barrel 12 F/TR screams precision for competition, critter blasting and plain old fun!
WILDCAT THUNDER By Bryce M. Towsley
Power-packed .358 and .416 Ultra Mags: the ultimate home remedy for behemoths that won’t go down without a fight!
M48 TROPHY TAKER By Richard Mann
Big on quality, not price, and guaranteed to go sub-MOA, Nosler’s newest is ready for prime time!
MONSTER HAMMERS By Wayne van Zwoll
Quiet angry beasts and come home alive with these heavy-hitting rifles, loads and tactics!
U.S. SURVIVAL AR-7 By F.W. Demara
Henry upgrades its compact, can-do classic .22 that will be spot on when you need it most!
NEXT-GEN FLINTLOCK By Bill Vaznis
Smoke out early-season whitetails with Traditions’ modernized PA Pellet .50-cal. muzzleloader!
ONE-OF-A-KIND OREGON HUNTER By David Bahde
With 39 years in the trade, shooting records to his credit and a stellar LE career under his belt, this maker delivers!
PLINKING M4-22 PERFECTION By Dennis Adler
Convert your AR lower to a trainer, plinker and varmint buster you can enjoy on a workingman’s budget!
FIRE IN THE HOLE
Editor’s welcome By Nino Bosaz
The optics trifecta By Wayne van Zwoll
Maxing out rifling twist rates By Richard Mann
Hard-hitting Hornady cartridges By Jon R. Sundra
Turbo-charge your airsoft rifle By John Fasano
LONG GUN LEGENDS
William Ruger, gunmaker to a nation By F.W. Demara
Chronographs and the science of speed By Jay Langston
Colt’s General Keys on guns and Marines By Jay Langston
FEATURES BENELLI R1 By Stan Trzoniec Recoil-friendly, rugged, reliable, customizable and fast—she’s ready to…
by Tactical-Life.com / May 1, 2012