Target shooting with the small-bore rifle or air rifle is a sport which can be pursued by almost anyone, male or female, of any age. David Parish here offers valuable advice and assistance to both the beginner and the more advanced shooter.
Author: David Parish
Publisher: Crowood Press
Category: Sports & Recreation
Successful Rifle Shooting instructs both the beginner and the more advanced shooter in the target shooting disciplines for the small-bore rifle and air rifle. There are chapters on the free, standard, and prone small-bore rifles, the air rifle, and the CO2 rifle. Other topics covered are cartridges, targets, equipment, positioning, firing the shot, safety and cleaning, and competition shooting and training. There is also information on the Olympic rules.
Key topics covered including breathing, aiming, trigger control and 'follow through' and step-by-step guidance to achieving a comfortable and stable prone position.Superbly illustrated with 129 colour photographs, some of these are pictures ...
Author: Christopher Fenning
Category: Sports & Recreation
Smallbore Rifle Shooting is essential reading for those who are considering taking up the sport, and for those who already have some experience but wish to improve their skills and participate in competitions. It takes the reader forward from the point at which the very first shot is fired, introduces new levels of understanding and competence, provides useful advice, and answers many of the questions frequently asked by beginners.The key topics, which are examined in detail, include breathing, aiming, trigger control and 'follow through'. In addition, step-by-step guidance is presented on how to build a comfortable and stable prone position whilst wearing a jacket and sling. All through the book photographs, including pictures taken through the sights to show exactly what is being described, support the theory. The author also presents practice exercises that help demonstrate the different techniques. For people looking to progress beyond indoor practice shooting, there is an explanation of types of competition, how to enter events, as well as introduction to competing outdoors and learning how to anticipate the effect of the wind on a shot.Whilst other shooting books may focus on the detailed skills used by those who compete at an international level, this book offers guidance for those at the beginner to intermediate levels.Foreword by Nick Clark. Essential reading for all newcomers to the sport and offers guidance for novice up to intermediate levels.Other shooting books focus on detailed skills used by those who compete at international level. Key topics covered including breathing, aiming, trigger control and 'follow through' and step-by-step guidance to achieving a comfortable and stable prone position.Superbly illustrated with 129 colour photographs, some of these are pictures taken through the sights to show exactly what is being described.Christopher Fenning has been shooting for over fifteen years and is a qualified club instructor.
This vintage text contains a comprehensive handbook on small bore rifle shooting, with information on equipment, marksmanship, target shooting, practical shooting, rifle ranger, and rifle clubs.
Author: Townsend Whelen
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
A guide for all people wishing to handle a gun correctly. Chapters include equipment, marksmanship, target shooting, practical shooting, rifle ranges and joining a rifle club. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
By ROBERT E. MARTIN Shooting Hobby OF MARKSMEN A mechanical tiger target operated by ... The small-bore marksmen of the country were congregating
for their grandest event of the year, the National small-bore matches, open only to
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Bottles Leather Pads for lengthening Double refined Oil for Locks Enfield Stocks
Platina - lined Nipples for Enfield and Long - range Rifle Pad Small - bore Rifles
Enfield , or Small - bore Reflectors for ex Steward's Telescopes , Aneroid's , & c ...
In the 3-Position Smallbore Rifle event, shooters using heavy match rifles in 22
caliber fire a total of 120 shots at a target that is 50 meters (164 ... This is
precision rifle shooting at its best and requires both great mental and physical
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C. Rodney James provides a starting point for the beginner as well as a current summary of the state of small-bore rifles, ammunition, and shooting for intermediate shooters.
Author: C. Rodney James
Category: Sports & Recreation
C. Rodney James provides a starting point for the beginner as well as a current summary of the state of small-bore rifles, ammunition, and shooting for intermediate shooters. Small-Bore Rimfire Rifles also points the way for those who want to venture into the more rarefied regions of upper-level competitive, benchrest, and long-range varmint shooting, plus that eternal search for the perfect rifle. James packs his book with tested tips, tactics, and techniques for small-bore rimfires, such as: Small-bore rimfire ammunition Choosing a rifle Semiauto and bolt-action rifles Accurate shooting Cleaning, maintenance, and care Range, lethality, and performance Hunting and varmint shooting Modern competitive shooting And much more! Small-bore rifle shooting has and will continue to provide millions with endless hours of enjoyment on the range and in the field. Pick up Small-Bore Rimfire Rifles today.
The Royal Rifle Match on Wimbledon Common . ... The gun - barrel - the cylinder
- must retain that quantity ; and the “ small bore ” may as well try to convince me ,
that cylinders of equal length , but different diameters , have both the same ...
Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on AppropriationsPublish On: 1961
Existing indoor smallbore range facilities if properly utilized will allow an
estimated fivefold expansion of the present ... The smallbore rifle marksmanship
program will teach the fundamentals of rifle shooting at minimum cost and permit
Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Appropriations
Effect of Small - bore upon Snider Shooting . I have often heard it said , but never
found it to be the case , that a man is likely to injure his Snider shooting if he take
up the small - bore . In the Cambridge University Corps , a few of the best ...
This book skips all the things that are written in other books on small bore rifle shooting and offers a look at fine-tuning the comb (cheek-piece) and fitting the rifle to the shooter.
Author: Jan Saunders-Singer
This book skips all the things that are written in other books on small bore rifle shooting and offers a look at fine-tuning the comb (cheek-piece) and fitting the rifle to the shooter. It draws on 30 years experience pistol shooting and the relaxed hold necessary for high scores and careful study of the prone position.
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Author: A. Shooting Man
Publisher: Wentworth Press
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There was also a small - bore rifle target for 100 metres as used in World
Championships from 1947 until 1958 when the English Match was decided by
combined shooting at 50 and 100 metres . The growth in support for 50 m small - bore rifle ...