[Sponsored Content] The Texas International Firearms Festival Announce Exhibitor Line-Up for November Event

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Liberty Hill, Texas (September 2014) – The inaugural Texas International Firearms Festival (TIFF) is going great guns! Exhibitors to the two-day “come and shoot it” event (November 8th and 9th at Best of the West…

[Sponsored Content] Sneak Peak at Texas International Firearms Festival Gun Drawing

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Hey Sharp Shots! Just nine weeks to go until the first annual Texas International Firearms Festival at Best of the West Shooting Sport in Austin, Texas, November 8 and 9. I’ve…

Q&A on The Texas International Firearms Festival [Sponsored Content]

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Hey Sharp Shots! Kirsten Joy Weiss here for the Texas International Firearms Festival (TIFF) at Best of the West Shooting Sports in Austin, Texas November 8 and 9. I’m getting emails…

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Governor Rick Perry Invites You to The Texas International Firearms Festival [Sponsored Content]

Hey Sharp Shots! Kirsten Joy Weiss here for the Texas International Firearms Festival at Best of the West Shooting Sports in Austin, Texas November 8 and 9. Yesterday, a few readers…

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The Joy of Shooting From a Helicopter

“Don’t be scared of hanging out of the helicopter to get a better shot, you’ll have a harness.” the helicopter pilot over the blades whipping above us. “You mean this?” I held up…

Kay Jay Dubs: The Henry Lever Actions Have Landed!

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There’s just something about a lever-action rifle. They’re ingrained in our history. They’re in every good western and even a few sci-fi flicks. The characters that preferred them are almost…

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Mammas, Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up Shooting TrackingPoint Rifles

Fate recently decided that I’d get the chance to shoot the gun that makes experienced shooters obsolete. Allegedly. I was at The Best of the West Range during off-hours helping…

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Gun Review: Volquartsen Snake-Fluted Barrel Rifle

When the wind dies down in the west, you grab the opportunity. You don’t waver, you don’t put it off ‘til tomorrow, you don’t wish it was warmer–you go. That’s why…

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Volquartsen Update: The Case of the Mysterious Crown

  Hello TTAG. Well, no matter what I did, I couldn’t get the Volquartsen to shoot as well as it should. I dirtied it up with rounds (sometimes barrels shoot…

Ask Kirsten Weiss: Which Rifle for a Hunting Newbie?

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  Over at TTAG’s Free Fire Zone Forum reader Rokurota writes: Greetings, Kirsten. My in-laws just purchased a 50-acre property with 42 acres of woods lousy with deer and turkey. They…

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Volquartsen Snake-Fluted Barrel Action Accuracy Update

While dodging thunderstorms complete with switching winds and dime-sized hail, I managed to snag a few calmer hours to test the Volquartsen properly. I shot a stack of targets with…

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First Look: Volquartsen Snake-Fluted Silhouette Stock .22 Rifle

The Volquartsen has landed! I had the rifle shipped to a local tactical supply, and it didnʼt even make it out of the shop before the guys who work there and…