Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Guns and Hunting

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Waterfowl hunt results for Oct. 27, 2020

Teal top comp counts on opening weekend for Southern state BY JIM NIMIEC NILAND – Cinnamon and green winged teal were the top ducks shot on opening day at refuges and clubs in this southern portion of the Pacific flyway, but...

Gun Talk: Numbers can mislead

BY STEVE COMUS In the shooting sports, as is the case in many human endeavors, there is a temptation to treat numbers as absolutes. That is fine in many scenarios, but not universally. For example, hunters often put full faith and...

Waterfowl hunt results and pre-opener scouting reports, October 14-18

Pre-opener waterfowl counts about average BY JIM NIEMEIC NILAND – Duck numbers are building daily at refuges and duck clubs in the southern portion of the Pacific Flyway. Migrating, dabbling ducks are mixing with locally hatched mallards, teal and gadwall, and...

Federal Ammunition introduces new HammerDown

The only hunting ammo truly optimized for lever-action rifles  ANOKA, Minnesota– Federal Ammunition is proud to introduce the industry’s only ammunition truly designed for optimal cycling and overall performance from the time-tested, lever-action rifle platform. Shipments of this product have begun...

CCI Releases Maxi-Mag Clean-22 Segmented Hollow Point 22 WMR

LEWISTON, Idaho – The Clean-22 coating technology that made rimfire clean is now being used to extend the range and power of 22 WMR. New CCI Maxi-Mag Clean-22 Segmented Hollow Point (SHP) uses an exclusive polymer bullet coating to greatly...

Editorial: Governor Newsom’s 3030 executive order stinks of a fix

It was only weeks ago that anglers and hunters breathed sighs of relief as California State Assemblyman Ash Kalra’s (D-San Jose) ill-conceived AB 3030 died in Senate committee, the victim of its boundless overreach. This bill, all go and...

Federal Ammunition debuts new Fusion 10mm Auto hunting loads

ANOKA, Minnesota  – Federal ammunition introduces a new load to its popular handgun hunting ammunition lineup. The new Fusion 10mm Auto load uses a 200-grain bullet and 1200 fps muzzle velocity take full advantage of the 10mm Auto cartridge, with...

Gun Talk: The new Dickinson Ranger single-shot 20-gauge shotgun

BY STEVE COMUS As regular readers may have been aware, deep down inside, I am a single-shot kind of a guy. In a world of pumps, autos, side-by-sides and over/unders, there is always room for a single. Dickinson Arms has introduced...

Safe at home: What to consider when investing in a gun safe

CULVER CITY – Gun safety, fire and theft prevention are the three most popular reasons shooters invest in a gun safe. But a safe designed to secure guns can protect much more, including valuables, important documents, and irreplaceable family...

Tips for harvesting your first buck

Thoughts from an angler who has recently taken up deer hunting BY ADAM HINKLE Now that we’ve kicked off our 2020 hunting season with days of filling limits of mourning and white wing dove in blistering hot weather, thrown the poppers...

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Daiwa expands Tatula Baitcasting Line with new Tatula 300

New TATULA 300 offers discerning anglers premium performance for fishing big baits CYPRESS – Just when you thought the in-demand Tatula reel family couldn’t get any better, Daiwa unleashes the new Tatula 300, a true 300-size reel for throwing big...

Waterfowl hunt results for Oct. 27, 2020

Teal top comp counts on opening weekend for Southern state BY JIM NIMIEC NILAND – Cinnamon and green winged teal were the top ducks shot on opening day at refuges and clubs in this southern portion of the Pacific flyway, but...

The 2021 CCA-California Sportfishing Tide Calendar now available

Coastal Conservation Association - California and Bill Varney announced this week that the 2021 CCA California Sportfishing Tide Calendar is now available at tackle stores, landings and all Turner’s Outdoorsman stores. This year’s calendar includes tides, moon phases, important...