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20ga "Schrifle"
Nov
12

20ga “Schrifle™” New 20ga. Slug Round, for Rifled Barrels, from TarHunt

"Schrifle" info updated- 6/ 6/ 2017. GOOD NEWS--   HUNTERS OWNING A RIFLED BARREL WITH EITHER, A 1-26 or a 1-28 TWIST RATE, WHEN USING THE 270gr Schrifle , HAS SHOWEN GOOD ACCURACY INSIDE 140 YARDS . THIS COMBINATION IS CERTAINLY WORTH TRYING IF YOUR LOOKING FOR HIGH PREFORMANCE AMMO USING AN OLDER RIFLED BARREL.. Ballistic data is now showing a 270gr [...] Read More
Shooting Resources
Sep
2

Emergency Close Range Zeroing Points for Lightfield Ammo

THIS METHOD CAN BE USED FOR AN (emergency field sight in check) IF YOU DROP YOUR GUN AND YOU DON’T KNOW IF IT IS STILL ZEROED. . . “You can CHECK YOUR 100 yd. ZERO in the field by firing a shot AT THE CORRESPONDING CLOSE RANGE ZERO ,(measured the distance as good as you […]

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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. Here are some tips that will make your time on the range a little more rewarding. It may seem like a lot of trouble, […]

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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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Shooting Resources
Sep
2

Rifled 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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DSG Pump Action Guns
Aug
27

Slug Gun Facts

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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DSG Pump Action Guns
Aug
27

Tips on Storing Your Slugs

Between hunting seasons and shooting sessions seal your unused slugs in a zip lock bag and pack them in a Styrofoam cooler.  Store the cooler in an area of your home where the humidity is as low as possible and the temperature stays between 50 and 70 degrees Fahrenheit year-round.  The more stable you keep […]

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RSG Bolt Action Guns
Aug
27

Shooting Off A Rest

There are a lot of similarities between shooting rifles off the bench and shooting slug guns, however knowing and practicing the differences can equate to putting more meat in your freezer.

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