2017 Desert Tech MDR Status and Live Fire Update

Desert Tech MDR Update 2017

Just over two years ago I ran a story introducing the Desert Tech MDR bullpup semiautomatic (and full auto!) rifle. I had just come back from Sniper Country where Desert Tech introduced me and nine others to the MDR prototypes. Continue reading 2017 Desert Tech MDR Status and Live Fire Update

Rookie Review: US Optics Academy Long Range Precision Rifle Course – Part 3: Pride and Accomplishment

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I wake up on the third day of training with a sense of pride and accomplishment. The previous day went by so fast and the memory of seeing the steel swing at hundreds of yards away energizes me now. Tyler Continue reading Rookie Review: US Optics Academy Long Range Precision Rifle Course – Part 3: Pride and Accomplishment

Rookie Review: US Optics Academy Long Range Precision Rifle Course – Part 2: AR Guy Becomes Precision Rifle Guy

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Day two’s classroom session opens my eyes to many new ways to approach medium to long range hunting.  For most hunters, deer and wild boar hunting is generally done within 100 yards.  At times, and depending on one’s geographical location, Continue reading Rookie Review: US Optics Academy Long Range Precision Rifle Course – Part 2: AR Guy Becomes Precision Rifle Guy

Rookie Review: US Optics Academy Long Range Precision Rifle Course Part 1

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For some time I buried the thought of trying my hand at long range shooting. Like a lot of shooters and hunters it seemed like the next logical step in my shooting and hunting experience, but with a busy schedule Continue reading Rookie Review: US Optics Academy Long Range Precision Rifle Course Part 1

It’s Not Christmas Yet – 2016 Gift Guide for the Shooter, Hunter, Adventurer Types

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Scenarios: You’ve yet to figure out what to give the shooter, hunter and/or adventurer. Or, I just described you and you might want to pass along hints to your favorite procrastinators. We know you get a million promotions going into Continue reading It’s Not Christmas Yet – 2016 Gift Guide for the Shooter, Hunter, Adventurer Types

Desert Tech SRS-A1 Covert – Half MOA All Day is Just the Beginning

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Some days bring bigger smiles than others. The day a Desert Tech SRS-A1 Covert came my way I was excited, and you’re about to find out why. There are a lot of reasons, but if the proof is in the Continue reading Desert Tech SRS-A1 Covert – Half MOA All Day is Just the Beginning

Desert Tech MDR Prototype Get Away | Reimagining the Bullpup | Video

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Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be part of a cutting edge firearms research and development team? Or maybe just to have a range day in the mountains with top trainers in long range shooting, handguns Continue reading Desert Tech MDR Prototype Get Away | Reimagining the Bullpup | Video

SHOT Show 2014 – Show in Review

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SHOT Show 2014 in Las Vegas is almost over and we at SHWAT™ are back home and collecting ourselves after all the frantic running from one booth to another and one appointment to another. SHOT Show really is indescribable. The Continue reading SHOT Show 2014 – Show in Review