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July-September 2015, issue 87


July-September 2015, issue 87 - On Sale Now !!
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July-September 2015, issue 87 - On Sale Now !!
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July-September 2015, issue 87 - On Sale Now !!
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Features

>A Convert To Camouflage (page 30) Issue 87 (click the pic for an enlarged view)

A Convert To Camouflage

Using camouflage to conceal yourself and your movement, can make all the difference in the field, to hunt success or failure.

Text and photography by Adrian Kenney.

12 Points For 40' (page 40) Issue 87 (click the pic for an enlarged view)

12 Points For 40"

A new mate can lead to some great hunting opportunities and even barter hunts... a trophy stag for a fine billy for example!

Text and photography by Reid Hjorth.

The Luck Factor (page 52) Issue 87 (click the pic for an enlarged view)

The Luck Factor

There are many facets to a successful trip hunting sambar deer in Victoria’s High Country. One of them is luck.

Text and photography by Ben Sullivan.

The Weatherby Week (page 56) Issue 87 (click the pic for an enlarged view)

The Weatherby Week

A western Queensland nine day, first class safari, chasing big boars with big rifles!  

Text and photography bu Chris Lee.

Swarovski Safari Kiwi Style (page 64) Issue 87 (click the pic for an enlarged view)

Swarovski Safari Kiwi Style

Travelling to the North Island of New Zealand to experience long range shooting, Kiwi hospitality, and the very best Swarovski optics.

Text and photography by Andy Montgomery.

Arnhem Land Legacy (page 70) Issue 87 (click the pic for an enlarged view)

Arnhem Land Legacy

Syd Kyle-Little in Arnhem Land, and Australian Big Game Safaris today.

Text and photography by Sam Garro.

Dual Purpose .240 Page Souper Pooper (page 78) Issue 87 (click the pic for an enlarged view)

Dual Purpose .240 Page Souper Pooper

Often forgotten, the 6mm Remington is a fine medium game  and varmint cartridge. It can also be improved, as was done by US gunwriter, Warren Page, many years ago.   

Text and photography by David Duffy. 

How I Beat Kick Fever (page 86) Issue 87 (click the pic for an enlarged view)

How I Beat Kick Fever

Even experienced shooters can run into trouble with recoil, and confidence suffers. This is one shooter’s journey through the highs and lows of recoil management.

            Text and photography by Minnie Montgomery.

The Day Of The Jackal (page 92) Issue 87 (click the pic for an enlarged view)

The Day Of The Jackal

An African safari offers many pleasures, and it’s not all hunting and shooting, as the author discovered.

            Text and photography Ted Mitchell Snr.

To Buy New Or Second Hand (page 102) Issue 87 (click the pic for an enlarged view)

To Buy New Or Second Hand

There are plenty of options to purchase a secondhand firearm these days, but some have their pitfalls for the unsuspecting buyer.

Text and photography by Andy Montgomery.

On Mount Turnbull (page 108) Issue 87 (click the pic for an enlarged view)

On Mount Turnbull

Hunting chamois and tahr on New Zealand’s rugged South Island.

Text and photography by Robert Butterworth.

A Collection From Gallipoli (page 122) Issue 87 (click the pic for an enlarged view)

A Collection From Gallipoli

Cartridge collecting can take you many places. Here is one man’s journey, that lead to recruiting relics all the way from Gallipoli.

By Peter White.

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Regulars

What's News

What's News (page 10) Issue 87 (click the pic for an enlarged view)

 

Grub in the Scrub: Hearty Goat Stew

Grub in the Scrub: Hearty Goat Stew (page 50) Issue 87 (click the pic for an enlarged view)

 


Remington Hog Hunt 2015

Remington Hog Hunt 2015 (click the pic for an enlarged view)


 


Equipment Analysis

Colt M2012 .308 Win by Breil Jackson (page 98) Issue 87 (click the pic for an enlarged view)
Colt M2012 .308 Win by Breil Jackson

 

Christensen Arms Classic Steel .30-06 Spr by Andy Montgomery (page 114) Issue 87 (click the pic for an enlarged view)
Christensen Arms Classic Steel .30-06 Spr by Andy Montgomery

 

Fabarm Axis RS12 by Matt Dwyer (page 118) Issue 87 (click the pic for an enlarged view)
Fabarm Axis RS12 by Matt Dwyer

 


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