Posts Tagged ‘Cowboy Action Shooting’

Shooters on the Line at the Local Gun Club

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We can say “all politics aside” in a conversation where the focal point is firearms, but I would like to think most people know better. Everyday, politicians are fighting over our rights as individuals. Some help us, such as the National Rifle Association, while others, such as Brady Campaign, want all firearms banned.

Cowboy Mounted Single Action Shooting

Women Afield—Fun with Guns Cowboy Style

Have you ever secretly wished you had the guts to ride shotgun with a band of unscrupulous characters or were wild enough to put on a corset and fish-net stockings as you anxiously await the return of your favorite cowboy after a long cattle drive? Chances are, if you ever strapped on a hip holster, then you probably have tried your hand at some fancy maneuvers with a pistol. Many of us are infatuated with the Old West, which might help explain why one of the fastest growing disciplines in the world of shooting is Single Action or Cowboy Action shooting.

A tuned Baikal has a smoother action, manual safety, and chamfered chambers.

Tuning Baikals for Cowboy Action Shooting

Cowboy Action Shooting is one of the most entertaining games around, with competitors outfitting themselves with some of the most functional guns ever created. But models like the affordable Russian-made Baikal SxS double-barrel shotgun in 12 gauge don’t come CAS-ready, says Steve Young, a Port Arthur, Texas, gunsmith.