• Sports & Recreation

Shooter's Bible Guide to Handloading

A Comprehensive Reference for Responsible and Reliable Reloading
Author: Wayne van Zwoll
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1634509714
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 240
View: 1304
A thorough resource on handloading at home, Shooter’s Bible Guide to Handloading provides detailed information about the history of handloading and key figures’ innovations, a simple explanation of hand reloading, selecting the basic tools needed, and choosing your cases, dies, primers, and powders as well as step-by-step instructions for reloading firearm cartridges and how to test your loads at the range. The text is supplemented by more than one hundred detailed photographs that illustrate the various types of reloading equipment available and provide guidance in performing the actions that result in a handloaded cartridge. The Shooter’s Bible Guide to Handloading covers interesting engineering questions the handloader may consider, including bullet integrity, copper bullets, and energy versus killing power. Other topics covered include: Handloading the old-fashioned way Casting your own bullets The influence of barrel length Economics of home reloading And much more! Pick up a copy of the Shooter’s Bible Guide to Handloading to learn everything you need to know about reloading by hand at home.

    • Sports & Recreation

Shooter's Bible Guide to Rifle Ballistics


Author: Wayne van Zwoll
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1620872854
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 224
View: 5892
Published annually for more than eighty years, and with over seven million copies sold worldwide, Shooter’s Bible is the most complete and sought-after reference guide for new products, specifications, and current prices on thousands of firearms and related equipment. The 103rd edition contains up-to-date handgun and rifle ballistic tables along with extensive charts of currently available bullets and projectiles for handloading, as well as a new products section. Complete with color and black and white photographs showcasing various makes and models of firearms and equipment, Shooter’s Bible is the perfect addition to the bookshelf of any beginner or experienced hunter, firearm collector, or gun enthusiast.

    • Sports & Recreation

Shooter's Bible Guide to Optics

The Most Comprehensive Guide Ever Published on Riflescopes, Binoculars, Spotting Scopes, Rangefinders, and More
Author: Thomas McIntyre
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1620872862
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 288
View: 9852
Whether you are a target shooter, hunter, guide, tactical user, birder, or sports spectator, optics play a vital role in enhancing and facilitating your sport or profession. To help you figure out which optics best fit your needs, as well as your budget, the Shooter’s Bible Guide to Optics lists every quality sporting optic on the market today. Loaded with color photographs, this 256-page book features a new products section, listing all new riflescopes, binoculars, rangefinders, and spotting scopes, plus in-depth features on how to use binoculars, how to mount and sight in a rifle scope, and much more.

    • Sports & Recreation

The ABCs Of Reloading

The Definitive Guide for Novice to Expert
Author: Rodney James
Publisher: Krause Publications
ISBN: 9781440213960
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 288
View: 1062
A step-by-step guide to reloading rifle and handgun cartridges and shotshells! In these days of widespread ammunition shortages, it pays--literally--to know how to "roll your own" cartridges. But don't think it's some kind of rocket science. Let The ABCs of Reloading show you how! With the help of The ABCs of Reloading, you'll be reloading your own cartridges--and saving big bucks--faster than you ever thought possible. It's all here! Step-by-step procedures for reloading rifle, handgun and shotgun ammunition Hundreds of detailed photos Everything you need to know about primers, bullets, powders and cases Bonus: The best reloading articles from the Gun Digest archives and more! Don't let the next ammunition shortage catch you unprepared. Arm yourself with money-saving knowledge - with The ABCs of Reloading!

    • House & Home

Gun Digest Shooter's Guide to Reloading


Author: Philip P. Massaro
Publisher: Gun Digest
ISBN: 9781440239885
Category: House & Home
Page: 254
View: 2584
Reload your own! Drawing from decades of experience, author Philip Massaro provides detailed instructions to help you successfully reload your own rifle and pistol ammunition. Inside this practical guide: Step-by-step instructions describe how to reload rifle and pistol ammunition for recreational shooting, competition and hunting Hundreds of photos support detailed descriptive instructions Hints and tips help you avoid common mistakes With the experience and guidance shared in this book, target shooters and hunters alike can enjoy the benefits of hand-tuned ammunition.

    • Sports & Recreation

Reloading for Handgunners


Author: Patrick Sweeney
Publisher: Krause Publications
ISBN: 9781440217708
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 224
View: 5498
In Reloading for Handgunners, the reader will learn the benefits of serious handgun ammunition reloading (decreased cost, increased reliability) in an accessible, step-by-step way. In addition, the reader will learn how to avoid the costly, wasteful errors that plague many reloaders, experienced and novice alike. Finally, the reader will enjoy the vast experience and unique style that have made Patrick Sweeney the country's leading guru on tactical and competition shooting and ammunition. Features: Shortcuts, hints and tips (from a certified master gunsmith, film consultant, and certified Armorer Instructor) to reload your own ammunition and avoid costly errors Loading data for the most popular and asked-about calibers Specialty loading info for: Competition: IPSC/IDPA, Bullseye, Steel Challenge, Cowboy Hunting: heavy magnums and big bores

Reloading Logbook


Author: John E. Parnell
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781625124395
Category:
Page: 112
View: 4736
Our reloading logbooks have the features we felt were important. The logbook has space for the firearm name, barrel, and cartridge. In addition, the logbook has space to record date, temperature / humidity, case, primer, bullet weight, powder, charge / setting, seating depth, exit speed, high velocity, low velocity, average velocity, standard deviation, group size, number of shots, and observations. There are 100 pages per book with over 1,400 different load recordings in the book.

    • Sports & Recreation

Mastering the Art of Long-Range Shooting


Author: Wayne van Zwoll
Publisher: Gun Digest Books
ISBN: 9781440234651
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 240
View: 5894
"The long shot. It's a challenge that both thrills and intimidates. Now, with Wayne van Zwoll's newest Gun Digest book, Mastering the Art of Long-Range Shooting, you can tackle the shots you've always wanted to with confidence and accuracy. Inside you'll find: the rifles, ammunition, optics, and tools that make shots beyond the 500-yard mark reality; bullet trajectory and drift dissected; reading, shading, and clicking the wind; [and] specialized schools that perfect long-distance skills"--Page 4 of cover.

    • Sports & Recreation

The Hunter's Guide to Accurate Shooting

How to Hit What You're Aiming at in Any Situation
Author: Wayne Van Zwoll
Publisher: Lyons Press
ISBN: 9781592284900
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 352
View: 5809
A complete guide to shooting with every major big-game caliber.

    • Sports & Recreation

Advanced Gunsmithing

A Manual of Instruction in the Manufacture, Alteration, and Repair of Firearms (75th Anniversary Edition)
Author: W. F. Vickery
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1629148512
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 448
View: 4809
A historical landmark title on the practice of gunsmithing. • Readers say it best: "This is the real deal. If you want to be a master gunsmith you need to understand how they did it in the past." • Vickery’s clear and precise instruction covers gunsmithing essentials and techniques for both the amateur and professional smith. It is a valuable collector’s item for any firearm enthusiast. • Classic and practical, Advanced Gunsmithing is a noteworthy companion to the gunsmither’s workbench. • Rated 5.0 stars by customers in interested in Hobby books.

Long Range Shooting Handbook

A Beginner's Guide to Precision Rifle Shooti
Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780999417300
Category:
Page: 330
View: 730
This book is the complete beginner's guide to long range shooting written in simple every-day language so that it's easy to follow. Included are personal tips and best advice from my years of special operations sniper schooling and experience, and as a sniper instructor. If you are an experienced shooter, this guide will be a resource covering the principles and theory of long range shooting. This is the preliminary book to help you understand fundamental concepts such as MOA vs Mils and external ballistics, that can be like a trusted resource at the range.Learning to shoot long range isn¿t that difficult. Once you understand the basics, you can start to master your technique and you¿ll be hitting targets in no time. The author has a series of online instructional videos known for their ability to take seemingly complex areas of long range shooting and breaking them down so that they're easy to understand. This book was motivated by the feedback from those videos. The handbook is broken down into three main categories: What it is/How it works, Fundamentals, and How to use it. "What it is/How it works" covers equipment, terminology, and basic principles. "Fundamentals" covers the theory of long range shooting. "How to use it" gives you practical advice on how to implement what you've learned so far to make you a long range shooter.

    • Humor

The Zombie Survival Guide

Complete Protection from the Living Dead
Author: Max Brooks
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 9781400050802
Category: Humor
Page: 240
View: 4714
From the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller, World War Z, The Zombie Survival Guide is your key to survival against the hordes of undead who may be stalking you right now. Fully illustrated and exhaustively comprehensive, this book covers everything you need to know, including how to understand zombie physiology and behavior, the most effective defense tactics and weaponry, ways to outfit your home for a long siege, and how to survive and adapt in any territory or terrain. Top 10 Lessons for Surviving a Zombie Attack 1. Organize before they rise! 2. They feel no fear, why should you? 3. Use your head: cut off theirs. 4. Blades don’t need reloading. 5. Ideal protection = tight clothes, short hair. 6. Get up the staircase, then destroy it. 7. Get out of the car, get onto the bike. 8. Keep moving, keep low, keep quiet, keep alert! 9. No place is safe, only safer. 10. The zombie may be gone, but the threat lives on. Don’t be carefree and foolish with your most precious asset—life. This book is your key to survival against the hordes of undead who may be stalking you right now without your even knowing it. The Zombie Survival Guide offers complete protection through trusted, proven tips for safeguarding yourself and your loved ones against the living dead. It is a book that can save your life. From the Trade Paperback edition.

    • Sports & Recreation

Shooter's Bible, 110th Edition


Author: Jay Cassell
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Inc.
ISBN: 1510738401
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 608
View: 9773
Published annually for more than eighty years, the Shooter’s Bible is the most comprehensive and sought-after reference guide for new firearms and their specifications, as well as for thousands of guns that have been in production and are currently on the market. Nearly every firearms manufacturer in the world is included in this renowned compendium. The 110th edition also contains new and existing product sections on ammunition, optics, and accessories, along with updated handgun and rifle ballistic tables and extensive charts of currently available bullets and projectiles for handloading. With a timely feature on the newest products on the market, and complete with color and black-and-white photographs featuring various makes and models of firearms and equipment, the Shooter’s Bible is an essential authority for any beginner or experienced hunter, firearm collector, or gun enthusiast.

    • Sports & Recreation

Handbook of Reloading Basics


Author: Robin Sharpless,Rick Sapp
Publisher: Gun Digest Books
ISBN: 9781440241321
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 191
View: 8730
"With ammo shortages on retailer's shelves, unprecedented firearms sales across the country, and burgeoning numbers of new shooters, reloading is growing in leaps and bounds. Handbook of Reloading Basics, written by industry experts Robin Sharpless and Rick Sapp, is aimed squarely at the new handloaders and simplifies both the equipment and the process. Inside this bench-handy reference you'll find: Step-by-step instructions for reloading metallic cartridges and modern shotshells; Press selection--single-stage, turrets and progressives explained; Component breakdown--primers, cases, hulls, powder, wads and bullets; Dozens of illustrative photos and a comprehensive resource listing"--Page 4 of cover.

    • Sports & Recreation

The Complete Guide to Gunsmithing

Gun Care and Repair
Author: Charles Edward Chapel
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1632208083
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 512
View: 4791
The Most Comprehensive Gunsmithing Guide of All Time. Written by one of the most prolific firearms experts of all time, The Complete Guide to Gunsmithing is a highly detailed and essential reference for the gun enthusiast and gunsmith alike. At nearly 500 pages, Chapel covers everything from the use of proper tools to how to get a gunsmithing job, and everything in between. In more than forty chapters of exceptionally clear prose, the book answers every question a collector, soldier, or home defender could have on topics such as: • Drawings and Blueprints • Stock Design • Checkering and Carving • Stock Repairs and Alterations • Etching and Engraving • And many more Not only is the book an incredible resource for gun owners and gunsmiths, it’s also a wonderful look at the world of firearms in the first half the twentieth century. Published just over seventy years ago, the book--and revised by the author two decades later—The Complete Guide to Gunsmithing is fascinating look at how the nature of firearms has changed. With a thoughtful introductory note by renowned outdoorsman Dr. Jim Casada and eighty-five meticulous illustrations, this is the definitive edition of an enduring and authoritative classic. Skyhorse Publishing is proud to publish a broad range of books for hunters and firearms enthusiasts. We publish books about shotguns, rifles, handguns, target shooting, gun collecting, self-defense, archery, ammunition, knives, gunsmithing, gun repair, and wilderness survival. We publish books on deer hunting, big game hunting, small game hunting, wing shooting, turkey hunting, deer stands, duck blinds, bowhunting, wing shooting, hunting dogs, and more. While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to publishing books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked by other publishers and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home.

    • Sports & Recreation

50 Guns That Changed the World

Iconic Firearms That Altered the Course of History
Author: Robert A. Sadowski
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1634504631
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 200
View: 6677
Discover how fifty great firearms influenced and helped shape our world. World history has always been interwoven with developments in firearms technology and so is peppered with legendary guns. Since the invention of gunpowder, nations have raced to create more useful and powerful firearms with which to protect, conquer, and hunt. 50 Guns That Changed the World explores the most significant firearms from the past two hundred years, from deadly weapons of war to quaint plinking guns. Included are: Winchester Model 1873 Colt 1911 Mauser Model 98 M1 Garand Ruger 10/22 AK-47 AR-15 Benelli M2 Glock G17 Barrett 82A1 Discover the history, design details, operation, variants, and users of each firearm, illustrated with archival photography from the manufacturers and of the guns in action. Firearms enthusiasts, history buffs, hunters, and shooters will all find something to marvel at in this gorgeous full-color book. Skyhorse Publishing is proud to publish a broad range of books for hunters and firearms enthusiasts. We publish books about shotguns, rifles, handguns, target shooting, gun collecting, self-defense, archery, ammunition, knives, gunsmithing, gun repair, and wilderness survival. We publish books on deer hunting, big game hunting, small game hunting, wing shooting, turkey hunting, deer stands, duck blinds, bowhunting, wing shooting, hunting dogs, and more. While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to publishing books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked by other publishers and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home.

    • Ammunition

Handloader's Digest


Author: Philip P. Massaro
Publisher: Gun Digest
ISBN: 9781440245312
Category: Ammunition
Page: 391
View: 9844
It's Back And All New! Handloader's Digest, 19th Edition: The Return Of The World's Greatest Handloading Book! Since 1962, Handloader's Digest has been the definitive source for handloading enthusiasts. Now, The World's Greatest Handloading Book is back and completely updated with all-new content covering all aspects of the handloading world. Full-color feature articles written by leading industry experts cover the latest products, trends and techniques. Comprehensive illustrated catalog section showcases all the newest and most innovative handloading equipment, tools, components and supplies. Information for everyone--from the beginning handloader to the seasoned veteran. Handloader's Digest is the oldest and most trusted handloading resource available for the hunter, target shooter, or armed citizen who loads his or her own ammunition. If you load your own, or ever wanted to, you need Handloader's Digest, 19th Edition.