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Reading the Wind—Sometimes Simple is Best

Wind is an ever-present challenge in outdoor shooting, it pays to know how it moves the bullet on the way to the target.

Ballistic App Review: Can “Free” Also Be “Best?”

A smartphone-based ballistic calculator, the Ballistic app for iOS is an appealing and free option for use on the firing line.

What Can You Use To Judge The Wind?

Here are some key indicators for judging the wind during a shooting match.

Quarter Points And Ball In High Power

High Power shooters today still use a variety of simple charts and calculators to compensate for wind drift

Effects Of Wind And Weather

Don’t quit when the wind is blowing. You have a major advantage if you try hard, because chances are half of you firing line has already given up!

Mirage: How To Use The Bending Of Light To Your Advantage

Are your eyes playing tricks on you, or can that wavering mirage in your spotting scope actually help you see your way to better scores? Learn how to take advantage of this optical ballet. Even a cursory understanding of the physics behind light turns mirage’s finely choreographed dance into one of the long range shooter’s most powerful tools

How To Prepare For F-Class

Having an accurate gun, an accurate load, and a consistent and stable position is only half the battle for success in this precision long range rifle discipline

Using Mirage To Determine Wind Speed And Direction

It's just a mirage! This article will help you learn an old technique that will help you at the range to discern the wind up to 15 mph

What Exactly Is Wind Drift?

Having problems with the wind? Crosswinds have plagued shooters for generations, our explanation will keep you on target

Tips From Emil Praslick On How To Determine Wind Direction

Our friend Emil Praslick shares how to determine the wind direction with an optic. Watch his video right now. You won’t regret it

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