guns & gear

The experts at Sporting Shooter test new rifles, hunting gear, new ammo & accessories, as well as classic pistols & collectables.

guns and gear »

Aimpoint Micro H1

News: Aimpoint Came To Sydney

The Aimpoint sights acquitted themselves well in range live firing famil' activities but all participants also had a good time and learnt a lot about these great hunting optics. more ยป

rifles »

Little Miss Understood - the 7.62X39mm (Soviet M43)

Michael Hardes has developed a firm liking for this capable and efficient round in a nice little rifle.

pistols & collectables »

Custom Knives from A Metal Working Craftsman

Dean hand makes his handles from timber, bone (including custom scrimshaw work) and antler.

In these days of instant gratification and disposability, it's good to know there are still skilled craftsmen dedicated to taking the time to hand make quality products.



how to » hunting skills »

Blade basics

Here Peter guides us to use the most basic tools to put amazingly sharp edges on your knives.