Shooting Sports

Recreational target shooting and general firearm news.

Project 10/22: from stock to lightweight tack driver

For many recreational firearms enthusiasts, Ruger’s 10/22 was their first rifle. They’re relatively inexpensive (my first one was $99, new), reliable, and pretty accurate out of the box. Of course, with 7 million sold, it’s not surprising that they are…

Range Report: CZ Shadow 2

Having been a CZ fan for 10+ years, buying the CZ Shadow 2 was an easy decision. Of course, even with a discount, it hurt my wallet a bit. But it was totally worth it. Because out of the box,…

Opinel N⁰08 Outdoor Knife

While not a “traditional” outdoor knife, the Opinel N⁰08 Outdoor Knife is a quirky quality tool. Opinel then and now Joseph Opinel invented the now famous Opinel folding knife in 1890 in Savoie, France. And they’ve been making essentially the…