I always carry a day pack on big game hunts. Inside the pack or on the waist belt is a survival kit, water, food, emergencial medical kit, sheath knife, equipment to dress out the game, flashlight, cell phone, GPS, and now the SPOT emergency locator beacon. Old age has crept up on me and I am not as agile as I once was. I want to be prepared if I have an accident.
Accuracy. What an incredible way to give yourself a true advantage.
Go to your club and get a bunch of guys together - and put a target out there at 250 meters. Break out the deer rifles and see who can shoot a decent group, even off of the bench, at this distance. I think you will be shocked at how few can do it.
So - with that in mind, I recently set out to try to develop a semi-custom rifle that I could afford and that would shoot - repeatedly - at MOA.
I started with a platform that I love...