Author Archives: Frederick

Winter and Short Range Training for Practical/Tactical Rifle Matches

For most of us the weather is getting colder and the days are shorter. That equals less range time, but that doesn’t mean there’s less opportunity for practice. There are many ways to train at short ranges, indoors or out, that don’t involve shooting past 200 yards. Coupled with dry firing training at home, you […]

Relationship with Warhorse Development and the Saracen Bag

In April of 2017 Warhorse Development (Chas Bales) and Bison Tactical collaborated on the development of a new shooting bag.  In May of 2017 these two businesses signed a “Contract for Development and Distribution”, effective March 1, 2017 to produce the bag which became known as the Saracen Bag (a.k.a. Tactical Udder). 

HRD Gear 6BR/Improved BR Magazine Kits

Shooting 6BR or one of the 6BR improved calibers has become extremely popular in practical/tactical matches over the last few years. They are easy to load for, consistent, very accurate, and have almost no recoil in heavy target rifles. However, if you’ve ever run them in AICS or AW pattern magazines, you know at some […]

Kestrel 5700 Elite vs. Kestrel 4500 AB

A nice comparison of the Kestrel 5700 Elite with AB and LiNK vs the Kestrel 4500 with AB and Bluetooth done by Justin.  It presents a lot of great content and a step by step comparison of the features between both units.  Click here to read more about the comparisons and some of the new features of the 5700.

The Fundamentals of Rifle Marksmanship

Improve your Precision Rifle game by refocusing on the fundamentals of rifle marksmanship.  Learn from Silas Ostaff prior Special Forces Sniper Course instructor at Ft. Bragg, as he reminds you about the most core fundamental skills needed to put rounds on target at long range.

Garmin Foretrex 701 Ballistic Edition Review

The Garmin Foretrex 701 is wrist or weapon mounted device is an all-in-one, state of the art ballistic calculator and a GPS/navigation unit. It contains the entire Applied Ballistics bullet and Custom Drag Model library, more than 100 slots for gun profiles, and added memory and storage to quickly calculate firing solutions in excess of 10,000 yards.