Tag: gunsmith

A salute to Gunsmiths

​I wonder if anyone has actually sat down and thought about what goes into our sport? One way or another we trudge through myriads of unwanted data and guff about our sport from the Anti’s and the like, stuff that quite frankly is of little or no interest to the hobby shooter. I say hobby……


Dolphin Gun Company tour and interview with Mik Maksimovic.

Recently I took one of our project rifles up to Dolphin gun company for a new barrel. We detailed the rebarrelling in the last Presicion rifle build article. I was lucky enough to watch Mik, part owner and head gunsmith, working on the rifle. His knowledge and experience in both shooting sports and engineering impressed……


Building a Precision Rifle Part 4 – Trueflite .260Rem barrel at Dolphin Gun UK.

So we had some fun with the rifle and its standard Remington .308 barrel which was to be fair suprisingly accurate. Now it is time to rebarrel the gun in our chosen caliber (.260Rem).
I spoke with a very informative gent at Trueflite barrels in NZ who really helped us out and put me in……


Shooting Interview – No.1 – David Bonwick, The Shootingshed.co.uk

In the first of our series of interviews from the world of shooting sports we are pleased to welcome David Bonwick, Owner of The Shooting Shed.
I first met David a couple of years ago by chance. I had responded to a for sale advert and travelled to purchase the item. I ended up spending……