k31swiss77-3bullets.jpg

The 7.5 Swiss: A Reputation For Precision

The 7.5 Swiss cartridge is historically significant and has superior precision when used in the K31 rifle.

A Swiss Schuetzenfest: The World’s Largest Rifle Match

The largest rifle shooting match in the world is Schuetzenfest, held every five years in a different part of Switzerland. It’s much more than just a rifle match, however, with about 50,000 people attending what’s essentially a giant festival that dates back to medieval times. What’s more, because the population of Switzerland is about 8.5 million, about 8 percent of Swiss people head to the month-long Schuetzenfest.

Competitors’ Corner: October 2019

Highlights from the October 2019 issue of Shooting Sports USA, the NRA's competitive shooting journal.

Papier-Mâché To Polymer: Getting The K31 Back Into The Rapid-Fire Stages

Northridge has durable polymer chargers for the Swiss K31 rifle.

Five Reasons Why 6.5x55 mm Is The Best Vintage Military Rifle Cartridge

To start, the rifles and ammo are very easy to find

How To Find Quality Vintage Military Rifle Ammo

Some VMR ammo, commercial and milsurp, is easier to find than others. This article outlines what’s out there and where to get it. Save those chargers for competition rapid fire stages!

Interests



Get the best of Shooting Sports USA delivered to your inbox.