• The CZ recoil spring

    Brixia Shooting Store

    The CZ recoil spring is available in both 11 and 12 pound weights, Accesories

    Looking around the various trade stands at WSXVI I had a look at the Brixia Shooting Store stand. I picked up some CZ recoil and hammer springs from them and tried them out in a CZ75 SP01. The CZ recoil spring is available in both 11 and 12 pounds weights. If you are reloading and your ammunition is power factoring ( PF ) below 135 then it is worth using these springs as the slide is easier to hand cycle and at a PF below 135 the slide will cycle faster with these springs over the standard recoil spring.

    The CZ recoil spring
  • Hodgdon BL-C(2) and H4895

    Hodgdon BL-C(2) and H4895 Powders for .308 Winchester

    Hodgdon BL-C(2) and H4895 can be used across a range of rifle calibres. The Lapua Scenar 168 grain BTHP bullet has a proven accuracy capability., Rifle Reloading

    This article contains information on reloading .308 Winchester calibre using Hodgdon BL-C(2) and H4895 powders. Two different types of bullet were used; 146 grain FMJ bullets and Lapua 168 grain BTHP Scenar bullets. BL-C(2) is a spherical propellant was developed for military use in 7.62mm NATO ammunition, which is commercially known as .308 Winchester. When it was first introduced bench rest and target shooters made it success. As well as .308 Winchester it will also work well in .223 Remington.

    Hodgdon BL-C(2) &H4895
  • The STI International Sentry .45 ACP M1911 Pistol

    The STI International Sentry .45 ACP M1911 Pistol

    The STI Sentry is made to the classic 100 year old M1911 design by modern manufacturing techniques., Premium Content

    In 2011 the John Browning designed and Colt manufactured Model 1911 pistol in .45 Automatic Colt Pistol ( ACP ) calibre celebrates 100 years in existence. Adopted in 1911, this pistol was the standard US Forces sidearm until it was replaced by the Beretta 92F in the mid 1980’s. Some US Special Forces units are still carrying the M1911. This pistol has seen a lot of developments in the availability of customised component parts and methods of manufacture.

    The STI Sentry

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2013 European Handgun Championships

2013 European Handgun Championships, Posted in Events

2013 European Handgun Championships

The 2013 IPSC European Handgun Championships were held in Portugal. This event takes place every three years and was held in the north of the country, near the town of Barcelos, inland from Porto. The competition was organised by IPSC Portugal, which ensured the Fervenca Shooting Complex was fit for purpose. The stages in the match were themed on Portuguese exploration and there was an abundance of nautical pictorial displays and props used.

Lady's Production European Champion Maria Gushchina

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