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BASC Membership hits 155,000

Membership of the UK’s largest shooting organisation has reached a record level of 155,000 people. BASC chairman Peter Glenser thanked those who continue to remain members of BASC and welcomed the newest members of the association. He said reaching the

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Club of the Month: Okehampton Smallbore Club

Okehampton Smallbore Club is more than 100 years old, and as club secretary Di Johnson explains, it’s still as busy as ever. Started by the Territorial Force (the forerunner of the Territorial Army) during the First World War, Okehampton Smallbore

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Rock around the clock

Richard Saunders burns the candle at both ends as he heads out hunting before sunrise – and keeps on shooting into the night! Everyone loves the sales, don’t they? Don’t get me wrong – I hate shopping unless it’s for air

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Create expectations: how to make a target box

BB shooter Jonathan Young keeps on the right side of his neighbours by building a target box to catch his ammo and keep everything peaceful and quiet. For safe plinking – and when shooting for accuracy – commercial steel pellet-catchers

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Jeanette & Daniel Leivers: the story so far

Jeanette Leivers spent her evenings watching her son Daniel on the range – and then thought she’d give it a go as well. Our introduction to airgun shooting was in 2010, me sitting in a freezing outdoor range watching my

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First Look: KonusPro T30 scope

Good things often come in small packages, as Mike Morton finds out when shooting with the tiny but tactical KonusPro T30

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Gun Test: No-Bull Bullpup

Nobody could have predicted the storm generated by BSA’s first-ever bullpup. Mat Manning puts the Defiant through its paces to see if it lives up to the hype Key Specs: Maker: BSA Guns, Birmingham Supplied By: BSA Guns (www.bsaguns.co.uk) Price: £1,049 (Black Soft Touch, Walnut), £1,099 (Black Pepper laminate) Model: Defiant Type: Multi-shot bullpup

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The Gun Test: Pint-Sized PCP

Mat Manning assess the BSA Ultra JSR – a junior-sized PCP that’s anything but small when it comes to features and build quality Key Specs Maker: BSA, Birmingham Web: www.bsaguns.co.uk Model: Ultra JSR Type: Multi-shot PCP Calibre: .177 and .22

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How to shoot American-style metallic silhouettes

Ray Garner explains the sport of metallic silhouette shooting and its rules…

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Q&A: The best way to sight in using a springer with a silencer

Mike Morton reveals the best way to sight your target when you’re using a springer fitted with a silencer

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