Welcome To...

Precision Shooting.

How Can You Benefit from my Website?

I want to share my passion with you, the tricks and tips from the shooting range—applicable to many shooting disciplines.  I learned from watching and asking, making mistakes, and achieving success.

I have exciting stories of triumphs and defeats, the insanity of packing firearms through airports and across borders, and amazing friends that have become our extended family. Come along for the journey to better marksmanship—I’ll show you how to stay on target!

precision-shooting-team

“Come along for the journey to better marksmanship—I’ll show you how to stay on target!”

what-you-will-learn

SHOOTING INSIGHTS.

We want to share my passion with you, the tricks and tips from the shooting range—applicable to many shooting disciplines.

about-us

ABOUT US.

Hi, I’m Vera Carter.  I’m a writer, and when I’m not writing you’ll find me outdoors with my dogs, or at a shooting range with my husband George.

the-blog

FINGER ON THE PULSE.

I have exciting stories of triumphs and defeats, come along for the journey to better marksmanship.

25784
Rounds Used
10200
Cups of Coffee
50680
Miles Traveled
12893
Perfect Shots

Latest from the Blog

The Blog

Minute of Angle (MOA) for Scope Adjustment

Minute of Angle (MOA) for Scope Adjustment

Minute of Angle (MOA) Scope Adjustments and Holds I think most rifle shooters know the term “minute of angle” (MOA). In the breakdown of a scope, the minute of angle refers to a measurement you dial onto your scope, to change the point of impact on target by the same measure. For example, my target…

Mr. and Mrs. Benchrest… Tony and Faye Boyer

Mr. and Mrs. Benchrest… Tony and Faye Boyer

Benchrest shooting secrets from the annals of PRECISION SHOOTING – AUGUST 2009 The following article, highlighting the benchrest shooting secrets of Tony and Faye Boyer, is reprinted from the August 2009 issue of PRECISION SHOOTING magazine. Also featured in 2009 by AccurateShooter.com Daily Bulletin. BY JAMES MOCK The 2009 Super Shoot is now history and…

Benchrest 2018: Precision Rifle Matches

Following are selected short-range benchrest match schedules for Eastern Canada and the U.S.A. This is short-range precision benchrest rifle shooting at its finest – come out and enjoy the competition!

Rifle Kaboom!

Rifle Kaboom!

Rifle kaboom—let's discuss a serious topic! In the benchrest shooting community there have been two back-to-back rifle kaboom events in the past two week-ends, one at a shoot I just attended. Luckily nobody was seriously injured.  But these were potentially life-threatening events. The names and details aren't relevant; this could happen to any experienced shooter.…

Master benchrest rifle shooting—video!

Master benchrest rifle shooting—video!

Hey sharpshooters, here’s a “how to” video on benchrest rifle shooting—mastering the precision rifle, close up! I took this two-minute video at a registered NBRSA (National Benchrest Shooters Association) match at the Fairchance rifle range in Pennsylvania —of me shooting a 0.373” group at 200 yards —that's under two-tenths inch Minute of Angle. Watch the…

Rifle Scope Mounts—Optimize Your Optics

Rifle Scope Mounts—Optimize Your Optics

Rifle scope installation can be intimidating, but it's a simple task. This post will give you a basic overview of mounting systems, with pros and cons of each. I'll walk you through setting eye relief, and will discuss scope level and why it's important. Follow these easy steps and you'll be ready for the range…