Tech Talk Archive

2017 Year in Review

The 6.5 Guys take a look back at 2017 to make observations about their journey and current trends in the sport of Precision Rifle.

DIY Paper Targets

Paper targets are a mandatory item in any shooter’s kit. Whether it is for zeroing a scope, testing turret tracking, practice drills, or just

Rear/Support Bags, 2017 Update

In the sport of long range precision field matches, rear/support bags are an essential part of the competitor’s kit. In this episode we provide

Gear Update – Insite Arms, “Heathen” Muzzle Brake

In this gear update we take a closer look at the Insite Arms “Heathen” Muzzle Brakes which they both have been running on extended

Weekly Gear Update – Auto Trickler, Auto Throw Combo with Area 419 Billet Base

In this gear update we take a closer look at the Auto Trickler and Auto Throw combo and how it integrates with a the

2017 Match Rifles

Like many competitive shooters, we upgrade our gear based on innovations and trends. We also upgrade our gear so we can try out new

Weekly Gear Update – Forster Honed Dies

In this 6.5 Guys Gear Update, we discuss a service offered by Forster Products to custom hone the neck diameter of their full length

Howa MiniAction Rifles

Howa is a well known Japanese manufacturer of quality firearms. Howa firearms are imported and sold in the United States through Legacy Sports International.

Weekly Gear Update – Storm Proof Sidewinder Refill Pack

Shooters often encounter wet weather while shooting outdoors, and using standard paper to take notes or create Dope cards can be nearly impossible. Synthetic

A Look at Lapua 6.5 Creedmoor Brass

Over the last few years the 6.5 Creedmoor cartridge has become increasingly popular among precision rifle enthusiasts. However, availability of cases was limited to

A Look At Progressive Presses

Progressive reloading presses offer shooters speed and efficiency when producing custom loads. However, there is a wide array of products and options to consider.

SHOT Show 2017 Videos are Up!

We have posted the videos from SHOT Show 2017 on our Youtube channel. There are over 40 videos – be sure to check them

SHOT Show 2017 – Day 4

We wrapped up SHOT Show 2017 with some some in depth interviews from industry notables. With the rapid growth of our sport there are

SHOT Show 2017 – Day 3

We made it through day 3! Our patch giveaway was a success. Three of the recipients just got off a flight from Australia and

SHOT Show 2017 – Day 2

Day 2 continued at a hurried pace. We really appreciate the folks who stopped us in the aisles to express their appreciation for what