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New year = New rifle

Well it’s been a great break, with some awesome weather to get outdoors around the country. One thing that’s true every year is that people make goals to join the gym or eat better, especially after the Christmas splurge. It usually takes the form of “New year = New you” or #newyearsresolution #fit2016 #caloriebattle¬†if you’re particularly young and annoying.

Cutting down a .22

Sporter barrels on .22s are usually long and thin. This means they’re lighter when carried in the field, but¬†they can also be whippy and harder to control than bull-barrelled rifles. Another way to achieve that relative stiffness in the barrel is to reduce the length of it.