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Sniper’s Hide Scope Calibration Demonstration Video

Scope calibration is an important step to truing your ballistic software. If you have not calibrated and tested your scope for accuracy, you cannot expect positive results at distance using your ballistic solver. If you follow the truing directions with any ballistic app out there, scope calibration is a big part of the instructions.  No… Read more »

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JP Enterprises LRP-07 6.5 Creedmoor Semi Auto Rifle Review

JP Enterprise LRP-07 Semi Auto Rifle Review Shooting semi-auto precision rifle is a closet passion of mine. Mainly because the large frame semi-auto rifles are so shooter dependent, you have to nail the fundamentals of marksmanship to be consistent.  Technology is changing; no longer do we look down on the semi-auto platform as being inferior…. Read more »

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Sniper’s Hide Reviews the Howa HCR in 6.5 Creedmoor

Through Sniper’s Hide, I get to shoot a lot of rifles. Most of the time they are quite costly, and the readers recognize this quickly. One of my goals in reviewing precision rifles that cost less than $2000 is, seeing if they match their marketing. Enter the Howa HCR based on the Howa 1500 barreled… Read more »

Shooting steel at 1000yds with the Mesa Precision Arms Crux

Mesa Precision Arms Crux Custom Rifle and Titanium action review by BigJimFish

BigJimFish Reviews a Mesa Precision Arms Crux custom ultra light hunting rifle in 6.5CM using Mesa’s own bottom metal and Crux Titanium action, a McMillan Edge Carbon adjustable Game Warden stock, Proof carbon wrapped barrel, and TriggerTech Primary trigger. Rifle tested with factory ammo from Desert Tech, Copper Creek, Federal, and Hornady.

Kelbly's Golden Girl Arcas, Nyx, and Atlas Tactical

Kelbly’s Atlas Tactical Custom Rifle review by BigJimFish

BigJimFish reviews a custom rifle in .223 Remington built by Kelbly’s using their Atlas Tactical 700 semi-clone action, a Krieger barrel, Bix’n Andy TacSport Pro trigger, Grayboe Ridgeback stock, and MPA bottom metal. Rifle tested with factory ammo from Lapua, Copper Creek, Desert Tech, Federal, and Hornady.

First Look – Vectronix Terrapin X Laser Rangefinder

Sniper’s Hide takes a first look at the new Vectronix Terrapin X laser rangefinder. This unit replaces the discontinued Terrapin laser that all the Sniper’s Hide members truly loved and embraced.   The new Terrapin X is completely redesigned and is very different from the original model. With a similar advertised range of 11m to… Read more »

Grayboe Ridgeback with Kelbly Atlas Tactical rifle after bedding and stock modifications

Grayboe Ridgeback composite stock review by BigJimFish

BigJimFish Review of Grayboe Ridgeback composite rifle stock for precision Remington 700 pattern rifles. Stock is a molded epoxy and fiberglass alternative to hand lay up stocks. Composition, bedding, fit, appearance, machining, harmonics, adjust ability, and suitability for PRS completion are discussed.

Ritter & Stark SX-1 Multi Caliber Rifle Review

Guys like options, every day its Product A vs. Product B, which is better? It’s more than just opportunities; some people like the diversity when it comes to choices. An option out there for guys looking to get into a multi-caliber rifle system is the Ritter & Stark SX-1 Ritter & Stark The company Ritter… Read more »