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Too much power?

There is an old ailment stalking the sporting rifle community. Andrew Venables describes the problem of ‘magnumitis’ – best defined as using long-range solutions for normal hunting Have you got ‘magnumitis’? I’ve had to ask myself the same question a

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Posted in Features

Choosing a hunting knife

In a departure from reviewing rifles, Byron Pace revisits the important subject of knife selection

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Savage Axis Review

Having recently reviewed the Marlin X7, my mind was already on budget guns. Then I heard Ruger had also released an entry-level rifle. The rifle in question is the Savage Axis (called the Edge in the USA), which reports to be one of the most competitively priced rifles on the market.

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Posted in Centrefire, Reviews

Savage M25 Hornet Review

For some time now, I have owned and used an Anschütz 17/17 .17 HMR and a Weihrauch HW60J .22 Hornet. When I heard about the new Hornady .17 Hornet, I was intrigued. Where, I wondered, would this calibre fit in, and how would it compare with the two I already have?

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Shades of brass

Laurie Holland identifies some important considerations to take on board when full length sizing cases

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Posted in Ammunition, Features, Reviews

Feel the sting

Edgar Brothers is holding four range days around the country to give firearms certificate holders the chance to try out the new .17 Hornet calibre.

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BDS forms axis with Savage

The British Deer Society has formed a new partnership with Savage rifles’ UK distributor Edgar Brothers.

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Axis of accuracy

How well can a £600 rifle shoot? Rather well, as Tim Pilbeam finds when he tests Savage’s latest entry-level offering

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Posted in Centrefire, Optics

All-American combo

Rifle makers Savage and scope manufacturers Weaver have announced a new partnership to create a rifle and scope package.

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American dream

Tim Pilbeam puts the Savage Model 12BTCSS Varminter Thumbhole through its paces at increasingly long ranges

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Posted in Centrefire, Reviews
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