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Browning’s T-Bolt Speed: A straight pull and a straight shooter

By Don MacDonald

Today’s New Zealand hunter expects something a little more special when purchasing a rifle...

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Metallic Reloading 101 - Part 1: Brass

By Craig Maylam

Reloading ammunition is a topic that comes up from time to time with various articles on facets of reloading...

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Managing Component Variations

By Grandpamac

Consulting current load data sources is always a good idea and lets us spot any that are out of line...

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A Matter of Opinion

By Matthew Cameron

Much of what is written about firearms and ammunition is in the main just opinion, it may or may not have...

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Rob’s Reloading Ramblings - A bit of range time

By Rob Bedingfield

There’s an ancient Chinese curse that says, “May you be born in interesting times.” Think about that and...

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Rifles and Ammunition for Pest Control

By Mark Wheeler

During the era of semi-automatics the AR platform, especially in .223, was everyone’s darling...

Hunting

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Sika Hunting Tips & Info: Kaimanawa Ranges; Waipakihi River, Jun 2015

By Nik Maxwell

I first hunted the Waipakihi in my late teens with a trip over the Urchin Track...

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Fiordland: A Photographic Essay

By Hayden Sturgeon

Looking for some inspiration for the 2020 wapiti bugle, check out these awesome images by NZGUNS writer, Hayden Sturgeon..

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Fiordland Boys Hunting NZ - Summer Epic

By Adam McGrath

We had five days up our sleeves so we pulled out the maps and agreed on a spot with good deer numbers...

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Sika Hunting Tips & Info: Kaweka Ranges; Middle Hill, Ballard & Makino Huts, Mar 2015

By Nik Maxwell

It had been a few years since I last visited the Kawekas. My last trip was a week long hunt at Mangatainoka...

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Hunting for the Future

By Brad Marsh

Something I try to encourage as a hunter is to leave young stags that show potential as future trophies...

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Sika Hunting Tips & Info: Northern Kaimanawas, Feb 2015

By Nik Maxwell

An iconic area of the Kaimanawas; Ruatea Stream or as it is more commonly known as, 'Jap Creek'.

Gear

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Good gear from Gun City

By Nik Maxwell

Got kids?! Going hunting or shooting?! Then get a Gun City's Kids 5 Piece Fleece Clothing Pack...

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Cold as Ice: Reactive Ice Targets

By Nik Maxwell

On the range with the Zeroed in Engineering Reactive Ice Targets...

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UOVision Glory LTE 4G “CLOUD”

By Nik Maxwell

Cellular technology has come a long way and many of those who use mobile devices...

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Bushnell Forge 2.5x15-50

By Hayden Sturgeon

On offer for review was a Forge 2.5x15-50 SFP, a great scope for either up close hunting or pushing that mid...

VIDEOS

Bushnell NZ PHOTO COMPETITION

WIN A PAIR OF BUSHNELL PRIME 10X25 BINOS!

 

Send in your favourite 2020 hunting or shooting photo for your chance to win these awesome Bushnell binoculars!

 

Winner of the binos are announced very two months beginning January. There are also chances to win One Year Subscriptions to NZGUNS!

 

Entry is easy! Just email your photo, including a brief description, to: nik@nzguns.co.nz

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