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Upgrades
Jul
25

TarHunt’s new NeoTec FLC slug series. Savage 220 barrel upgrades for the 2022 Season!

UPDATE 7/25/21 The final production stage has its own problems. In this update, I will try to explain the current issues complicating a full scale release of the NeoTec™ FLC Copper slug rounds.  Go into any gun shop or BIG BOX chain and ask for any type of loaded ammo, even the 22 Long rifle! […]

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20ga "Schrifle"
Sep
5

“Half Dollar Size Expansion, 82% Weight Retention, Flatter Trajectory, FROM YOUR 20 GA, with 12ga Performance Down Range”.

NEW:   “OUT OF THE BOX THINKING” – “INDUSTRY TREND SETTING IDEA”!     “The first, RIFLE DESIGN, 20ga slug ammo”!  “Schrifle 365gr Copper 2.1” case length ammo available now! “Watch for second series of bore size slugs”: The “NeoTec 365gr Copper” slugs, in both 20 & 12 gauge in 2 3/4″ and 3″ slugs for factory […]

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20ga "Schrifle"
Jul
13

H&R 20ga Bad News– Now some Good News!

UPDATE SEPT 2021 After hearing from a hundred or so hunters, in the last two years, that have tested the TarHunt 365gr Copper slug in their 20ga H&R 960 Single Shot have some good news. They report that the slightly over size bore of the H&R 960 is able to group the TarHunt bore size […]

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20ga "Schrifle"
Jul
13

Slug History & Wind Drift

Sabot slug History and Other Helpful Slug Gun Facts. What is the 20ga “Schrifle”? The 20ga Schrifle™ Raptor™ Alv is a 270gr @1975fps High Performance non-sabot full bore size slug for rifled barrels. The 20ga Schrifle™ Neotec™ Copper 365gr (green) bore size slug @1800fps is a heavy hitter, max expanding slug with excellent weight retention. […]

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DSG Pump Action Guns
Jun
1

Slug Gun Facts – Mysteries of Sighting In!

TarHunt built its first prototype slug gun in 1987 and began the manufacture of our first production model in 1990. Between that time and the present the one factor that has become the most evident is that our guns are not magic for the shooter.

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Shooting Resources
Sep
2

Emergency Close Range Zeroing Points for Lightfield Ammo

HERE IS A METHOD FOR AN (emergency scope ZERO check). IF YOU DROP YOUR GUN AND YOU DON’T KNOW IF IT IS STILL ZEROED. . . You can CHECK YOUR  a 100 yd. ZERO in the field by firing a shot AT THE CORRESPONDING CLOSE RANGE ZERO.   Measured the distance as good as you can because a [...] Read More
Shooting Resources
Sep
2

Recoil Reducing and Mechanical Rests

Over the years, there have been hundreds of questions asking about the use of mechanical recoil limiting rests to zero slug guns such as: “Would it be a wise move to build or use a locking type/heavy rest that would take all human error out of the process of sighting in a slug gun, except […]

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Shooting Resources
Sep
2

Tuning Your Muzzleloader for Accuracy

The base of a muzzleloading sabot must expand and form the proper gas seal for your gun. This is dependent on two factors, the density of the sabot baser and the powder charge.

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Shooting Resources
Sep
2

Shooting Range Tips & Wind Flag Placement

You’ve resigned yourself to the fact that you are going to take the time and effort to get out to the range to zero your gun and to do some target shooting in order to practise before joining a shooting sports league. Here are some tips that will make your time on the range a […]

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Shooting Resources
Sep
2

Designated Slug Gun Safety

From the time you pick up a firearm until the time you put it back down you become part of a system over which you have complete control and responsibility, You are the only part of the system that can make a gun safe … or unsafe. Please read the following safety rules carefully and […]

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