3 Ways to Develop Your Weapon Skills

3 Ways to Develop Your Weapon Skills

Hunting is a sport of skill and the really cool thing about it is no matter if you’re new to hunting or have been doing it forever – there’s always room for improvement. Here are three ways to master your hunting weapon of choice:

  1. Know your Weapon
    Soldiers have to disassemble and reassemble their weapons because when they understand how the weapon is built, they know how to use the weapon. This practice shouldn’t be limited to servicemen and women though. Learn how your weapon works, what to do if jammed – these are crucial safety skills.
  2. Tight Target Patterns
    This particular skill comes from practice. Head to the range and for target practice regularly. By mastering target patterns you’ll be merciful to the animal and will not cause any suffering.

    Target Practice

    Photo Credit: Pete

  3. Use Your Knowledge Effectively
    By knowing your weapon and having the supplies at the ready, you’ll be able to diagnose and fix these issues. Never assume everything will go ok, be prepared.

Developing your skills with your weapon has tons of benefits. Besides having more successful hunts, you will be safer and can set bigger goals for yourself – Happy Hunting!


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