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  • Staff Pick: Ruger Ranch Rifle in 350 Legend

    Staff Pick: Ruger Ranch Rifle in 350 Legend

    Date: 05-05-2022
    Our in house Kieran is back again with a review of the Ruger Ranch Rifle in 350 Legend for the new feature: Rifle of the month.
  • Testing the Ruger Hawkeye Long Range Hunter – By Kieran Harris

    Testing the Ruger Hawkeye Long Range Hunter – By Kieran Harris

    Date: 05-04-2022
    After spending just over ten years in the firearms industry and partaking in many of the great shooting disciplines offered around the country, I came to the realization I have never really dabbled in striking targets anywhere beyond 250-300 meters. This realization had piqued my interest and I knew I wanted to give some long-distance shooting a try. 
  • Mossberg Patriot Predator Review

    Mossberg Patriot Predator Review

    Date: 28-02-2022
    Scott Lowes from Rod & Rifle NZ reviews the Mossberg Patriot Predator.
  • Mossberg 940 JM Pro Review

    Mossberg 940 JM Pro Review

    Date: 18-12-2021
    The Mossberg 940 JM Pro is the result of two years’ development alongside Jerry and his daughter Lena Miculek. The goal in mind? To design the ultimate speed-shooting shotgun that would be competition ready straight out of the box.
  • Ruger 10/22 Competition Review

    Ruger 10/22 Competition Review

    Date: 11-11-2021
    The 10/22 comes from Ruger’s Custom Shop, so it’s not just a run-of-the-mill 10/22 with a few trick bits added; instead, it’s hand assembled in a custom shop cell by experienced staff. That said, it does boast a number of additions that the standard rifle doesn’t include.
  • Mossberg 930 Field Combo Review

    Mossberg 930 Field Combo Review

    Date: 10-11-2021
    Mossberg’s 930 family of 12g autoloaders is extensive – a gas-operated platform offered in a variety of synthetic, camo and wood finishes, ranging from field to tactical versions.
  • BOG Adrenaline Tripod and Accessories Review

    BOG Adrenaline Tripod and Accessories Review

    Date: 21-10-2021
    NZRod&Rifle were recently asked to test the BOG Adrenaline Tripod which, first and foremost, is a shooting aid.
  • Adaptive Tactical Tac-Hammer Barrel and Stock Review

    Adaptive Tactical Tac-Hammer Barrel and Stock Review

    Date: 28-06-2021
    There seems to be no end to the custom options available for the Ruger 10/22; next to the AR15, it’s probably the most customised rifle in the world, and the aftermarket industry just keeps on pumping out new products to pimp this little rifle.
  • Mossberg MVP LC Rifle Review

    Mossberg MVP LC Rifle Review

    Date: 13-12-2020
    The Mossberg Varmint Predator (MVP) series of rifles have quickly gained a deserved reputation in the marketplace as being both functional and accurate; the rifle supplied certainly did not disappoint.
  • Ruger American Rimfire Long-Range Target Review

    Ruger American Rimfire Long-Range Target Review

    Date: 19-10-2020
    Review of the Ruger Long-Range Target by Rod & Rifle magazine.
  • Smith & Wesson M&P 15 Review

    Smith & Wesson M&P 15 Review

    Date: 10-05-2020
    Detailed review of the Smith & Wesson M&P 15-22 by Rod and Rifle magazine.
  • Caldwell Premium Chronograph Review

    Caldwell Premium Chronograph Review

    Date: 16-12-2019
    Rod & Rifle magazine review the Caldwell G2 Chronograph.