How To RECOILtv Training Tuneups: Stable Shooting Platform in the Field RECOILtv October 6, 2019 Join the Conversation Ever been big game hunting, and after glassing your dream game, you realize that you may need to improvise a stable shooting platform in the field? When seconds count, you want to have a game plan for setting up that perfect shot and Eric Lund of Outdoor Solutions thought of just that scenario. Lund has an elegant, yet simple solution to ensuring a steady base before taking that critical shot. Thinking outside the box, here’s how Eric builds a simple and solid position using gear that he already has handy in the field. First, from the sitting position, he sits his pack in an upright position and places the bipod of his rifle onto the top of the pack. This allows him to support the front end of the rifle. Eric then uses one of the legs of the tripod for his spotting scope to support the back of the rifle. He does this by making a “V” with his hand, grabbing the tripod leg, sitting the base of the rifle down into that “V”, and then using his thumb to pinch the rifle stock against the leg of the tripod. Once steady, Eric can get on the rifle and slide the stock up and down the tripod leg to adjust his elevation. With nothing more than his shooting bag and spotting scope setups, Lund is able to guarantee a rock steady sight picture when setting up on the game of a lifetime. Be sure to stay tuned to RECOILtv to catch all of the training tips you need plus tons of other content. We Found Bulk Ammo In Stock: Ammo from $14.60 creedmoorsports.comAmmo Sale from $6.99 brownells.com Disclosure: These links are affiliate links. Caribou Media Group earns a commission from qualifying purchases. Thank you! RecoilTV is now supported on all of your favorite platforms! Search for the RecoilTV app in the App Store, Play Store, and on Apple and Roku TV! Download RecoilTV in the Play Store today: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=co.unreel.recoiltv Download RecoilTV in the App Store today: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/recoiltv/id1442187177 Want to see more from RECOILtv? WATCH NOW! Explore RECOILweb:RECOIL Issue #39Comic-Con: the Heroes of MarvelMission First Tactical Extreme Duty Polymer MagazineMarksmanship in Afghanistan Budget AR-15s In Stock: S&W M&P15 .223 $699.99 sportsmans.com PSA PA-15 M4 $719.99 palmettoarmory.com Disclosure: These links are affiliate links. Caribou Media Group earns a commission from qualifying purchases. Thank you! NEXT STEP: Download Your Free Target Pack from RECOILFor years, RECOIL magazine has treated its readers to a full-size (sometimes full color!) shooting target tucked into each big issue. Now we've compiled over 50 of our most popular targets into this one digital PDF download. From handgun drills to AR-15 practice, these 50+ targets have you covered. Print off as many as you like (ammo not included). Click here to get IMMEDIATE ACCESS to a digital PDF of this target pack!