New York hunting licenses for the 2010-2011 season go on sale today and for the first time will include regulations for taking small game with air guns. Including air guns in these regulations ensures hunters are aware of minimum power and caliber requirements for humane harvesting of critters and predators. Air guns may be used […]
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Since its introduction, the Benjamin Marauder has been singled out for its accuracy on field targets and small game. In its latest issue, Predator Xtreme Pro-Staffer Jim Chapman expresses his thoughts on the Marauder .25: I am anxious to get this gun out for coyotes in a couple of the suburban areas where the whisper-quiet […]
Crosman Corporation’s Mark DeBoard was featured in the Spring 2010 edition of IHEA Journal, offering airguns as a great way to introduce kids to hunting. Reprinted from that issue, here is the article courtesy of the International Hunter Education Association (IHEA): When I think of my 30 years as a hunter, the first word that […]
Ken D’Arcy, CEO of Crosman Corporation, was interviewed by host of the NRA News show, Cam Edwards. You can check out the interview on http://www.nranews.com Just click on the red ‘program archive’ button at the middle-top of the page. Then click on the ‘January 19′ tab on the right and you’ll see a little thumbnail […]
Ethics of Airgun Hunting: One of the most frequently asked questions I get from hunters that use more conventional weapons is “is it ethical to hunt with an airgun”? This is a fair question, and the short answer is yes. If one knows their gun and what it is capable of, both in terms of […]
Introduction As an outdoor writer, and moreover one specializing in hunting airguns, I get to shoot a lot of airguns. There are many good rifles being produced today, and a few great ones. But what we have been missing is a great hunting airgun at a price point most hunters can afford. In a marketplace […]
Today on Croswords we are taking a few minutes to talk with noted airgun hunter and writer Jim Chapman. This past summer Jim took the Benjamin Marauder on a hunting trip to South Africa and carefully chronicled his journey. He collected all these notes and pictures into a book that we will be sharing with […]