Total Airguns. A complete guide to hunting with Air rifles
The definitive reference work for this increasingly popular sportFully revised and updated second edition includes the latest information on legal quarry species, rifle types, and equipment -- plus an important additional chapter covering the law and safetyA must-have for the modern day airgun hunter, covering everything from choosing a rifle, gun handling. sighting systems, ammo choices, accessories, the uses of camo, fieldcraft and hunting techniques
Air Rifle Hunting through the Seasons. A Guide to Fieldcraft. Manning
This guide to air rifle hunting skills and techniques is a must-have for anyone who wants to get the most from their airgun shooting and stay one step ahead of their quarry. The book covers the vast array of hunting techniques used by one of the country's leading shooting writers. Whether controlling pests on the farm or hunting meat for the pot, the airgun shooter has to pit his wits against the finely tuned senses of wild creatures that run the gauntlet of survival on a daily basis. Through this book, Mathew Manning shares his wealth of experience to help you tip the odds in your favour. The title covers in detail the skills of fieldcraft - the hunter's deadliest weapon. Join Mathew for a year in the countryside and learn how to read the signs provided by nature and then make the right decisions to enjoy consistent success in the field. Mathew describes more than thirty hunting scenarios encountered through the year, from decoying crows and magpies and hide shooting for pigeons to long-range rabbiting and woodland squirrel control. He offers easy-to-follow guidance on how to pre-empt the habits of quarry species along with the various techniques and tactics he uses to exploit hunting opportunities throughout the year. There are also helpful tes on game preparation and a selection of favourite recipes, including Pigeon Pasties and Rabbit with Apple and Cider.
Advanced Airgun Hunting. Bezzant
A highly detailed training program for hunters who wish to push their airgun hunting skills to an advanced level of proficiency
Having worked with some of the world's leading air rifle and scope manufacturers to produce this remarkable work, the author instructs the shooter on the mechanics of the long-range hunting air rifle and scope, and provides instructions on rifle servicing and maintenance. He also discusses the precision alignment of the scope with the bore of the rifle on which it is mounted, explains the use of the chronograph, analyzes the fine tuning of hunting air rifles to improve their accuracy, and examines the employment of night-vision equipment and other devices for hunting at night and in dull light. Fitness training for the shooter is covered, as is the use of camouflage. He also considers the mindset of the marksman and the techniques of marksmanship, and describes two very demanding marksmanship tests.
Total Airguns. A complete guide to hunting with Air Rifles. 2nd Edn
Air rifle hunting is an increasingly popular sport and Total Airguns is regarded as the definitive reference work of its kind. This second edition has been fully and comprehensively revised and updated to include the latest information on legal quarry species; rifle types and equipment - plus an important additional chapter covering the law and safety. The author is widely recognised as one of the finest and most experienced exponents of the sport and this essential manual is a must-have for the modern day airgun hunter covering everything from choosing a rifle; gun handling; sighting systems; ammo choice; accessories; the uses of camo; fieldcraft and hunting techniques.
Airgun Odyssey. Hanson.
A full size book discussing in depth: Airgun propulsion systems, airgun varmint hunting and pest control, American Field Target competition, airgun tests, airgun tuning, and supplier's index. Domestic and foreign airguns as well as today's airgun-specializing accuracy gunsmiths.