Why You Need An Airgun

When most people think of “air guns” they probably think of a kid in a cowboy hat holding a BB gun, and Ralphie from “A Christmas Story” being warned that he’ll shoot his eye out.  If you consider...

Fun With Field Targets

“Darn, he’s a long way out there,” my shooting partner said. “Sure is,” I said quietly, trying not to disturb his concentration. My partner sucked in a breath, exhaled half of it, and squeeeeezed...

Getting Kids Into Airgunning

When I was a kid, I couldn’t wait to get my first BB gun. It was Big Time, Big Deal. I remember fondly shooting with my Dad. The target we enjoyed most was an ordinary pocket-sized matchbox (empty, of...

How To Shoot An Air Pistol Accurately

If you can believe Hollywood and television, shooting a pistol with pinpoint accuracy is the easiest thing in the world. I mean, gee, my favorite action hero does it every week, and that guy with the license...

Airguns, Pellets And Accuracy

It was an incredibly pleasant summer morning: sunlight filtering through the trees, thermometer flirting with 70, a light breeze barely moving the leaves. And me - I was sitting at my shooting bench having...

What To Do Before You Shoot

Before you enjoy your first shooting session with your new air rifle or air pistol, there are a few things you need to do. The first is to identify a safe place to shoot. It could be in your basement, your...