Tag: gun

Upgrading your Remington 700 trigger to a Timney.

If you shoot bolt action rifles then you have no doubt heard of Timney triggers. Allen Timney began making aftermarket triggers in 1946. Although Allen is sadly no longer around the company remains family owned and adheres to his original ethos – to make superb triggers which will enhance the accuracy of the rifle. Why…

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“Gun nuts” – The stigma faced by sports shooters.

The term “gun nut” has been used since I can remember to describe someone who uses or has an interest in guns. It is a derogatory term which is meant to suggest danger. I want to explore the negative connotations about guns in sport and whether they have any real basis. What is a gun…

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Long range shooting for beginner’s 3. Getting your rifle set up…

So far we have a rifle, and scope + mounting accessories. We spoke about the selection of those items in previous posts. No doubt you are now keen to get to the range. Before you can do that there are a few things to sort out. The following article details the purchase, mounting and use…

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