The Long Range Hunting Series is a series of down-to-earth, practical guides written by Nathan Foster to help you take the guess work out of long range hunting and maximize your success. Each of the guides tap into Nathan’s deep experience in the fields of terminal ballistics, rifle accuracy, long range hunting and shooting, and cartridge and projectile performance to provide you with clear outline of what you need to know and understand to be successful hunting at long range.
Nathan Foster lives and breathes what he teaches. He has a long established background in the gun industry, recognized for his extensive research and for educating and supporting hunters around the world.
Nathan has taken over 7500 head of game testing the performance of a wide range of cartridges and projectiles and is a worldwide expert in the field of terminal ballistics. His ongoing research has been carefully recorded, analyzed and documented in his online cartridge knowledge base (available on this website) for the benefit of all hunters and shooters worldwide.
Rifle accurizing and long range shooting are among Nathan’s core specialities and passions. For many years, Nathan has provided both rifle accurizing services and a long range shooting school. Nathan is also the designer of the MatchGrade bedding products and has assisted many 1000's of hunters worldwide to improve their rifle accuracy, shooting technique and hunting success.
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The Practical Guide to Long Range Hunting Cartridges is completely different to many other technical books on cartridge and projectile design and performance. This book is not based on theoretical knowledge or technical performance - it is based on hard-won, grassroots, practical, backcountry experience.
After reading this book you will find yourself equipped with the information necessary to select the right cartridge to achieve your objectives. If you are currently not happy with the performance of a certain cartridge or projectile then this book will show you why you aren’t getting good results and what your other options are.
The book covers the various different projectile manufacturers and projectile designs that you need to be aware of when selecting a cartridge and the advantages and disadvantages of the different projectile designs. It identifies both cartridges and projectiles that are big on promises but small on results and also identifies the cartridges and projectiles that will get the job done.
Using the information contained in this book you will be able to arm yourself with the necessary cartridge and projectile to achieve your long range hunting goals.
The Practical Guide to Long Range Hunting Rifles - Second Edition focuses on the nuts and bolts of the long range hunting rifle. It unlocks all the mysteries surrounding the rifle accuracy game. It educates the reader about basic rifle engineering and the physics involved in accurate shooting - covering 31 different topics right through to the final result - the ultimate long range hunting tool.
By reading this book you will equip yourself with the information necessary to obtain an accurate rifle suitable for long range hunting. If your current rifle isn’t performing to an adequate standard then you will have a clear understanding about what needs to be done to either replace it or improve it.
This book covers what you need to be aware of when considering purchasing a factory rifle for long range hunting and the key things you need to bear in mind and that should influence your purchasing decisions if you decide to build a custom rifle
The book clearly identifies marketing gimmicks that you need to be aware of and components that may look crucial but are not practical when utilized in common hunting environments.
The information contained in this book will enable you to arm yourself with an accurate long range hunting rifle that will provide the platform necessary for achieving a high level of success.
We find that there is two main questions that buyers ask themselves before buying these books. Firstly, will I be able to find the time to read them?
Both the books are structured so that they can be read from cover to cover or used as a reference guide and referred back to time and time again. Every section has a summary of the key points contained in that section so that you can get a clear understanding of the highlights of each individual section or take a deep dive and get immersed in the detail.
You can easily purchase a book and jump straight to the section that is of interest to you at this exact moment in time and then refer back to other sections at a later date. Or - you can settle into a chair and read it from cover to cover. Both approaches should deliver each individual what they are looking for.
The second key question that our readers often have is - will I understand it? Are the books too technical for me? Are they too lightweight?
These books are suitable for people of all backgrounds with rudimentary shooting experience. They are simple enough for the novice but meaty enough for the experienced shooter.
Those with very little technical experience will find the books full of practical insights that get straight to the heart of the matter while the experienced hunter will find the books significantly broaden their understanding. Nathan educates his readers in these books following his usual supportive, highly readable and unpretentious style.
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The paperback books are in black & white paperback format with a full-colour cover page. It is 6" wide x 9" tall format (15.2cm wide x 22.9cm tall) and has perfect bound binding. The Practical Guide to Long Range Hunting Cartridges is 550 pages long and The Practical Guide to Long Range Hunting Rifles is 191 pages long.
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