Hunting rifles: New products, tests, experience reports
Unique AlpineTest and video: Unique Alpine JPR-1 Nordland Scout – First impressions of the bolt-action rifle with GRS stock
Ergonomics, accuracy and quality - these are just three features of the Nordland Scout by Unique Alpine. We were able to test this bolt-action rifle in the popular .308 Winchester caliber for all4shooters.com, and we were very enthusiastic about it. Read more about the Unique Alpine JPR-1 Nordland Scout here.
SIG Sauer announces a new bolt-action rifle and hybrid cartridge: the Cross in .277 Fury
The first SIG Sauer precision bolt-action hunting rifle manufactured in the USA, the Cross features “the characteristics of a hunting rifle, with the accuracy of a precision rifle.” With a foldable stock and a one-piece aluminum receiver, it's compact and light. With the Cross also comes the new .277 SIG Fury Hybrid Ammunition – the same 6.8x51 mm cartridge developed for …
savage-armsSavage Minimalist, a new no-frills rimfire rifle line
Chambered in in .22 LR, .22 WMR and .17 HMR, the Minimalist bolt-action rifles all feature an eye-catching laminate stock and a 18” / 147 mm button rifled barrel with ½-28 threaded muzzle. Lightweight and ergonomic, they are designed to make the most of cost-effective rimfire rounds.
riflesFrom Henry, two new Side Gate Loading Lever Action guns
A rifle in .45-70 caliber and a shotgun in .410 bore are the new additions to the series that “offers up the best of both worlds” with both a removable tube magazine for safe and easy unloading and a side loading gate to keep the magazine topped off. Receivers are hardened brass and furniture is American walnut.
krieghoffTest: Krieghoff Semprio for driven hunts in caliber .30-06 Springfield
The Semprio by Krieghoff is an eye-catcher on every hunt. A high quality rifle, it strikes with its particularly fast repeating action. We tested the model at the end of 2018 and went hunting with the Semprio. You can read the result of our test and our experience on the field here on all4hunters.com.
Offered at a quite interesting price – “the most affordable precision titanium action rifles on the market,” according to the claim – the new rifles feature a radial brake, a match-grade trigger and a carbon fiber composite sporter stock. The Mesa and the Ridgeline Titanium Edition are available in 308 Winchester, 6.5 Creedmoor, 6.5 PRC, and .300 Winchester Magnum.
Chambered in .22 LR, the newcomer in the Varmint rifle family features an aluminum chassis, a 6-position stock with adjustable cheekpiece and a M-LOK slotted forend. It's available in a 16.5-inch and a 24-inch version, both with 1/2×28 factory threaded barrel. The .22 LR CZ 457 Varmint Precision Chassis is well suited to competition, hunting, practice, and fun shooting. Price is interesting too.
The newly introduced line feature a BSF Carbon Barrel, a 416R stainless steel match barrel roll-wrapped with a carbon fiber sleeve loaded under tension to create strength and reduce overall weight. Three rifle models are available for hunting and/or bench shooting, in five calibers. Prices start at 2499 USD.
In Remington's nomenclature, XCR stands for Extreme Condition Rifle. In fact, this rifle featuring a stainless steel action and a polymer stock can safely face long periods of hunting with little or no maintenance, without losing accuracy. It's based on the well-known Remington 700 series.
The US manufacturer Savage Arms is well known among shooters, LEOs and hunters for its bolt-action rifles. But now the New England -based company is expanding its range with a semi-automatic precision rifle based on the AR platform - the Savage MSR series. all4hunters.com took a closer look at …
The new member of the popular Hawkeye family is based on the Long-Range Target model and designed to provide hunters with a rugged and hard-hitting compact rifle. Thanks to the two chamberings it's available in, the Hawkeye Long-Range Hunter is effective and accurate even at longer ranges. Moreover, a removable Ruger radial-port muzzle brake significantly reduces felt recoil. Learn more here on …
It will be the gun we will test in the coming hunting season: the latest ER version of the Sabatti's Saphire rifle is lightweight and durable, with new stock and barrel features that make it suitable for long-range shooting. The barrel can be easily replaced with a barrel of a different caliber. Here is exclusive video: Emanuele Sabatti, the owner of the company, presents the new model and its …
With a new camo look and its 16.5” / 42 cm barrel, the Model Seven Kuiu is ideal for tight quarters such as wood hunting, but still offers great accuracy at longer ranges. It's chambered in .308 Winchester or .300 AAC calibers, also featuring a threaded barrel and Remington's adjustable X-Mark Pro trigger. The Model Seven is light too, but thanks to "three-rings-of-steel" concept, its sturdiness …
Let’s discover the new Browning X-Bolt Pro bolt-action rifles at the shooting range. For their build quality these rifles can be considered semi-custom firearms and they are available in three different versions for hunters and shooters. We tested these brand new models personally at the shooting range and report about our first impressions in our video.
From 26-28 July, Hatfield House, Hertfordshire (UK), will host Europe’s largest countryside festival: hunting, fishing, shooting, falconry, gamekeeping, horses, dogs, gardens and much more, with events and exhibitions covering all three days.
Recently I had the privilege to test the replica of the Sharps Model 1874 produced by Davide Perdersoli. A beautiful, historical rifle that accompanied the epic of the American frontier, it’s a real pleasure to shoot.
No frills, accurate finishes only where they are really needed, no elegant but expensive solutions that can be replaced with others without reducing effectiveness. This Mauser M18 has everything you really need for hunting.
One of the most interesting Browning's new products for 2019 is undoubtedly the latest Reflex version of the semi-automatic rifle perfectly suited to driven hunts thanks to its particular, already assembled red dot sight.
Two very similar rifles – even if intended for different uses – featuring cutting-edge solutions in the choice of composite materials and in several, carefully studied details. They both have carbon wrapped, cold-hammered steel barrels and glass-fiber reinforced synthetic stocks.
The 110 High Country is a modern long-range capable bolt action rifle with interesting features, here in the popular 6.5 Creedmoor caliber, equipped with the also brand new Bushnell Forge 4.5-27x50 riflescope. What can you do with this combination? Discover it here at all4shooters.com.
Developed in collaboration with the legendary Lt.Col. Jeff Cooper and introduced twenty years ago, the Scout is now also chambered in the new trendy caliber 6.5 Creedmoor. Light, accurate and reliable, this bolt-action rifle can be used for a wide range of applications from patrolling, hunting or target practice at the range. Some people say: that's the perfect multi-purpose rifle for hunters. By …
Hunting in the woods with the 20 gauge Fausti Class SLX over/under. A shotgun designed for walked-up hunting that I tested in the Fiordimonte Valley, Italy, looking for woodcocks with my pointing dogs.
Alaska offers vast opportunities for hunters - the 49
USA state is huge, with its unequalled wilderness hunting. Caribou are a popular species, they roam the land in herds of hundreds and thousands. all4hunters.com talks to experienced hunter Travis Price about hunting caribou and Dall sheep.
Alaska is home to North America’s largest and most sought-after game animals. The huge State, nicknamed "The Last Frontier", offers hunters a wide selection of big and small game. We talk to Anchorage-based hunter Travis Price about bear hunting.
Nothing is as constant as change. Nevertheless, Minox has successfully resisted one temptation: the striking red logo remains and virtually builds a bridge between the more than 80-year-old history of the company and its new, modern face. What can you expect from Minox in 2020?
A light over-under by Caesar Guerini dedicated to walked-up hunts, the Magnus Light is a shotgun with which feeling was immediate while hunting woodcocks in the forests of the Fiordimonte Valley, Italy, on a beautiful winter morning. Enjoy our video!
Laser rangefinder, ballistic computer, riflescope with automatic aiming correction: all wrapped up into one piece of gear. That’s how you can precisely describe the new Swarovski dS 5-25×52. But does it actually work? And how good is the “smart” riflescope? Our colleagues from all4hunters put the hunting riflescope through its paces in a practical test.
Let’s talk about the F.A.I.R. SLX 692 Gold over-under, an aesthetically pleasing and reliable shotgun suited to different types of environment and wild game. It’s available in 12, 20, 28 gauge and .410 bore, with three scaled actions in 12, 20 and 28 gauge. It's a reliable, rugged and aesthetically satisfying gun. We field-tested it in the 20 gauge version during a hunting day with pointing dogs …
In the woods of the Central Apennines, in Italy, we tested the new Elos B2 Classic Paradox Gold over-under in 12 gauge, a shotgun dedicated by Fabarm to hunting in the woods. The Paradox barrel produces a wide and full shot pattern at short ranges, and the very well-balanced weight allows the hunter to carry the gun for hours without much fatigue. Enjoy our exclusive video too.