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Ridgeline RD15 LPR – First Look with Sun and Shadow

John Hatcher of Sun and Shadow gives an overview of the new Ridgeline RD15 LPR. We got our first quick look at the rifle tucked away at the Badger Ordnance booth at SHOT 2024, but this is the first time we’ve seen anyone go hands-on with the rifle. The rifle stands out due to its unique … Read more

2024 Tactical Games Sniper Challenge at GTI Overview

John Hatcher of Sun and Shadow gives us a sneak peek into what to expect at this year’s Tactical Games Sniper Challenge, happening on June 15-16, 2024, at GTI. John shares insights on the competition’s design, the importance of fitness and accuracy, and tips for first-time participants. What is GTI? The Government Training Institute (GTI) … Read more

Unforced Errors & AR-15 Mistakes to Avoid with Mark Smith of JBS Training Group

Simple mistakes mental mistakes and bad gear choices may be holding you back from becoming a better shooter and a more capable armed citizen.  To learn simple, practical areas where we can improve, we recently reached out to Mark Smith of JBS Training Group.  We discuss a new course he’s working on, concerning trends, common gear mistakes, and more.

Competitive Shooting with Sun and Shadow

Becoming better at competitive shooting isn’t just about having the latest, greatest gear. It also involves preparation, practice, good organization, and the proper mindset. To learn more about how we can boost our shooting skills, we sat down with John Hatcher of Sun and Shadow and discussed his company, lessons he’s learned about competitive shooting, and any advice he could share.

6mm ARC Basics – What you Need to Know to Get Started

With the rise of 6mm ARC, we’ve been asked many questions on what it takes to get started shooting and if the round is perhaps overhyped. To learn more, we reached out to Eric Lee, owner of Sgt of Arms, who is building high-quality, competition-winning ARs, many of which are chambered in 6mm ARC.

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