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Friday Update – 28 Aug 2015

Welcome back to another Friday update here at Sniper Central. I wanted to start off with the list of reviews that we have upcoming soon. The 308 175gr Match Ammo comparison test is all done and ready to go live! I didn’t want it to conflict with our normal Friday update, so I will turn… Read more »

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Friday Update – 21 Aug 2015

Wow, we have a lot to report this time around! Sorry it has been so long since we did our last Friday update, but things have really been hopping around here, which is great! Well, we’ll start with a report on our classes. We just finished up another great Long Range Precision Marksmanship (Basic) class… Read more »

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Advance Class Scope Selection

We just thought we would present a breakdown of the scope selection of our 12 students in our Advanced class, which ends tomorrow. 3 – Leupold 3 – Kahles 2 – Nightforce 1 – Premier Reticle 1 – Sightron 1 – Bushnell DMR 1 – Vortex The high number of Kahles was interesting and they… Read more »

Entgegen dem Trend: Das brandneue STEYR SSG Carbon Scharfschützengewehr mit prägnantem, Karbon verstärktem Daumenloch-Kunststoffschaft und 60-cm-Lauf mit Drei-Kammer-Mündungsbremse im Standardkaliber .308 Winchester. Angeboten werden auch .243 Winchester, .300 Winchester Magnum und .338 Lapua Magnum.

Steyr SSG Carbon now available in USA

Steyr announced their SSG Carbon rifle back at SHOT in 2014, but the orders came pouring in and they were backlogged for over a year. Finally they have gotten caught up and there will be rifles available in the USA. The SSG Carbon uses the same barreled action from the SSG08 chambered in 308 with… Read more »


ABM Ammo Adds .260 Rem Loads

Applied Ballistics Munitions has added the .260 Remington to their lineup of long range precision rifle ammo. Both of their loads uses Berger high BC bullets for long range performance and they appear to be good loads if your rifles like the Bergers. The first load uses the 140gr Hybrid Match Target bullet launched at… Read more »

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Independence Day 2015

We at Sniper Central know that freedom comes at a high price and that the freedoms we enjoy and love in the United States of America are unique and valued by all our readers. We just wanted to wish everyone a happy Independence Day and we would also like to recommend that we all take… Read more »

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Long Range PM Class 2015-2 Recap

Class 2015-2 was our first class at our new location in Polson, Montana. The weather turned out great and the shooting opportunities were fantastic. The winds played lots of tricks, but that is the best environment to learn in and the students, while initially frustrated, picked it up very well and did great. With shooting… Read more »


Burris XTR II 3-15x50mm Tactical Scope

Burris Optics has been making tactical scopes for a number of years now and over that time span they have had several tactical scope offerings that have spanned a wide spectrum from budget to higher end. In fact, one of our first scope reviews we did was of a Burris Fullfield II 3-9x40mm with a… Read more »