calibre

Rigby to release new calibre

More than two decades after the development of their last cartridge, London gunmaker John Rigby & Co. is set to release a new calibre, the .416 Rigby No. 2, which will be chambered in Rigby’s Rising Bite double rifles. Dr.

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Ask the experts

Our team of experts solves five more of your burning questions, from calibres to cleaning Technique Q: I’m looking to buy a new sling. Are there any special types I should look at? I’ve seen one with a kind of

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Sporting Rifle 166 is on sale now!

April means only one thing in the sporting calendar: It’s the roebuck season, and as always we’re here to help you prepare for it, get the right kit and avoid the dreaded buck fever. First, we’re out with Paul Childerley

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Angle grinding: how to get the best aim when shooting uphill or downhill

How do you adjust point of aim when shooting uphill or downhill? Will O’Meara says there are numerous factors to consider when shooting at an angle. Shooting at angle can cause your bullet to strike higher than on level ground.

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The calibre hunter

Tired of .243 and .223? Byron Pace delves into some of the alternative foxing calibres out there

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Thinking small

Are .17 rimfire and centrefire calibres set to challenge the .223’s established dominance as a foxing round? Mike Powell draws on all his experience to find out the answer

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The calibre hunter

Remarking on his love for the 6.5 calibre group, Byron Pace takes a look at the cartridge that started it all

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The calibre hunter

Returning to a widespread yet still underrated calibre, Byron Pace assesses the ‘30 aught 6’

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The calibre hunter

Looking at the calibre debate as a whole, Byron Pace wonders if the time we spend obsessing over the ‘best’ hunting cartridge is really merited

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The calibre hunter

Should the 7mm 08 have beaten the .308 Win in the quest for global calibre dominance? Byron Pace investigates

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