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February 24th, 2017

Great Deal on Vias Camo Winchester XPR Hunters

Winchester XPR rifle tactical deal Vias camo

Here’s a very sweet deal on a handsome Winchester hunting rig with detachable box mag. Right now is offering $170.00 off a Winchester XPR. Plus there’s a $50.00 Mail-in Rebate. That reduces your net cost for the rifle to $349.99. That’s a great deal for a rifle with a smooth bolt action (with 60° lift), nice trigger, and detachable box magazine. This XPR is offered is a wide variety of chamberings including: .243 Win, 7mm-08, .270 Win, .308 Win, .30-06 Springfield, .300 WSM. The rifle has nice controls — two-position safety, bolt-release button, and cocking indicator. The action comes drilled and tapped for scope mounts. GO TO DEAL PAGE.

  • Button-rifled, free-floating steel barrel with recessed target crown
  • Smooth nickel-Teflon-coated bolt
  • Vias camouflage composite stock with textured panels
  • M.O.A. adjustable trigger system

QUICK REVIEW: We’ve shot this rifle, and we like it much better than most entry-level hunting rigs from other USA manufacturers. The ergos are good, the action runs smoothly and feeds reliably. A verified buyer states: “No frills hunting rifle that is extremely accurate. Winchester wanted their piece of the pie in the entry level rifle market and they seemed to nail this one. Shoots sub-MOA with cheap factory ammo. I would put this a step ahead of the Ruger American and the Savage Axis and a step below the Tikka T3, but it’s also cheaper than the T3.” We agree 100% with that assessment. If you’re looking for a basic hunting rig, this is a very good buy at $349.99 (after rebate).

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December 5th, 2015

Get Winchester Rimfire Ammo Crate for $39.99

Winchester .22LR Ammo Ammunition Rimfire Holiday Gift

Who wouldn’t like to find a nice, wooden crate of rimfire ammo under the Christmas tree? Here’s a Limited Edition Winchester Ammo Special offered by for the holidays. The crate contains 500 rounds of Winchester Super-X Hi-Vel .22 LR ammo, loaded with 36gr copper-plated, hollow-point bullets. This ammo is rated at 1,280 fps velocity, making it good for small varmints as well as plinking. The Winchester ammo comes packaged in a premium, limited-edition wooden box. We think this would make a great end-of-year gift for a 4H Club Team, or Boy Scouts youth shooting program.

With 500 rounds at $39.99, that works out to just 8 cents a rounds — the equivalent of four bucks for a 50-round box. Thats a very good deal when you consider what rimfire ammo cost just a year ago. Also if you add another item to raise your total order to at least $49.00, you can get FREE Shipping with Code 5JOLLY. The Winchester Ammo Special is limited to one crate per customer per day, but you can add a second, different product to qualify for free shipping.

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February 25th, 2015

RCBS ChargeMaster Prices and Scale Pan Funnel

A reader recently asked: “Where can I get an RCBS ChargeMaster Combo at the lowest price?” We’ll we scanned the web, checking a dozen vendors. Most vendors are well over three hundred, into the $320-$340 range. Right now the best deal we found was at Natchez Shooters Supply, which sells the ChargeMaster scale/dispenser combo for just $289.99 (item RC98923).

Handy Scale Pan Funnel from RCBS
If you purchase a ChargeMaster, we recommend you add an inexpensive accessory — the handy RCBS Scale Pan with integrated Funnel (RCBS item 9090). This unique combo product allows you to transfer the powder charge directly to your cases. Now you don’t have to pick up a separate funnel, put that on the case, and then take the powder pan off the machine and pour powder in the funnel. The RCBS Scale Pan Funnel can save time. And, you avoid the possibility of a spill (or tip-over) when you pour from a normal scale pan into a separate funnel. The hood on the Scale Pan Funnel also helps to keep kernels from bouncing out of the pan when dispensing.

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March 29th, 2014

Cabela’s Slashes Prices on Rimfire Reactive Target Systems

Those of us engaged in the “relentless pursuit of accuracy” need to take a break now and then, and just enjoy a plinking session with the kids or grand-kids. We need to remember why most of us got involved with shooting as kids — and that was to have fun. Here are two target systems ideal for fun rimfire shooting sessions. With the dueling tree, you can shoot either solo, or with a buddy. The spinner targets can be placed pretty close for .22 LR pistols, and further out for a rifle-shooting challenge.

“You can be childlike without being childish. A child always wants to have fun. Ask yourself, ‘Am I having fun?'” — Christopher Meloni

“Fun. It‘s this crazy thing where people smile and laugh and are generally pleased. I could have sworn I saw you smile at least once.” — Aggy Bird

Both these target systems are now on sale in Cabela’s online Bargain Cave. They are deeply discounted, so you may want to grab one or both items before the price goes back up. The Triple Spinner Target System is just $9.99. You’ll pay nearly that much for a single movie ticket these days, and the spinner target will provide many more hours of entertainment.

Triple Spinner .22 Target System, Item: IK-230137

Cabela's 22 and 17 caliber dueling tree

Cabela’s Do-All Triple Spinner .22 Target System
Here’s a fun, reactive target for both rimfire pistols and rifles. This Triple Spinner .22 Target System is now offered for just $9.99, marked down from $24.99. Made specifically for soft-nosed .22 pistol and rifle shooters, the system uses a hands-free spinning target. The force of the bullet spins the target over the attachment bar and back into the set position. Four stabilizing legs provide a secure base. Note: This is a limited-time, online-only price in Cabela’s Bargain Cave.

.22/.17 Dueling Tree, Item No: IK-226450

Cabela's 22 and 17 caliber dueling tree

Cabela’s Bargain Cave Dueling Tree
For a limited time, Cabela’s is offering the Do-All Outdoors .22/.17 Steel Dueling Tree for just $39.99. That’s a 42% savings off the regular $69.99 price. This is a classic dueling tree, but with compact plates for use with .22-caliber and .17-caliber rimfire guns. The eight targets swing right-to-left or left-to-right and are automatically snapped back into position at impact by a spring-loaded mechanism. Spring tension is adjustable to ensure proper reset each time, whether you’re shooting .22 Shorts or .17 HMR. The 8mm steel targets are positioned with a forward angle that directs most bullet splash into the ground, but you still still always wear eye protection! Online Only Price – limited time offer. Price may vary in stores and catalogs.

SAFETY WARNING: .22/.17 Caliber targets are rated for Shorts, Longs, and Long Rifles at a minimum distance of 30 yards. Magnum and .17’s at a minimum distance of 100 yards. Use ammo with soft-nose lead bullets only.

Cabela’s Tips from EdLongrange. We welcome reader submissions.
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December 4th, 2013

Tipton Best Gun Vise on Sale for $49.99 at

Tipton Best Gun Vise Sale Cabelas 49.99 AR15Every shooter needs a gun vise to hold a rifle securely during cleaning, scope-fitting, and other operations. Ideally the vise should adapt to a variety of firearms and have storage for patches, jags, and solvents. The Tipton Best Gun Vise fits the bill, and right now you can get this versatile vise for just $49.99 at The Tipton Best Gun Vise is an highly-adaptable unit that can be configured in many ways.

This is a very good deal — you may want to jump on it. Consider this — the lowest price we found elsewhere was $81.57 at Cabela’s normally sells this unit for $99.99, so the $49.99 Sale Price is a steal.

Tipton Best Gun Vise Sale Cabelas 49.99 AR15

Best Gun Vise Offers Great Adjustability
best gun viseOn the “Best” Vise, the front support, center support, and rear support all slide back and forth AND adjust for height. That makes the Best Vise incredibly versatile. It has a convertible central support that works well for AR rifles, and even some handguns. One Tipton Best Vise owner explains: “I am a gunsmith and am always putting guns in awkward positions to work on them. The versatility from the adjustable parts of this vise makes those once awkward positions stable and solid. I have yet to find a position the vise would not hold my gun in. This product was very well thought out and is well worth the money.”

Another verified owner of the Tipton Best Gun Vise says: “The center post is reversible with long and short towers which makes it great for break-open guns like single shots, over/under, and my favorite, my AR. The clamps can be pre-adjusted so that you just place the buttstock between the protective clamp pads and squeeze the cam-locks on each side and you’re ready to clean, work on, or even [do a bore-sighting]. The vise has a nice assortment of different shaped storage slots (some round, some rectangular) to hold solvent, patches, brushes or other tools. It is very sturdy… and made to last.”

Tipton Best Gun Vise Sale Cabelas 49.99 AR15

To really understand how the Tipton Best Gun Vise can adapt to just about any rifle, you have to see it in action. In the video below, MidwayUSA President Larry Potterfield puts a Best Gun Vise through its paces, and shows hows to adjust the various supports.

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Sale Find by EdLongrange. We welcome reader submissions.
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April 23rd, 2013

Hard-to-Find Hodgdon Powders at Cabela’s (Limited Quantities) has just made available some of the hard-to-find Hodgdon propellants, in 1-lb containers. H4831sc, Benchmark, H380, Hybrid 100V, Retumbo, H414 are all showing as “in stock” with prices ranging from $22.99 to $27.99 per pound, with a $20.00 HazMat fee. There is a catch — purchasers are limited to two (2) pounds of any Hodgdon powder product per order, per day. The 1-lb containers of H4831sc are currently on sale at $25.99, marked down from $27.99. NOTE: Varget was available earlier today at, but Varget actually sold out minutes before this story was published. Good luck grabbing some of the other powders!

CLICK HERE: Hodgdon Powder

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February 9th, 2013

Join NRA at Cabela’s This Weekend and Get $25.00 Gift Card

This is “NRA Weekend” at Cabela’s retail outlet stores across the country. On Saturday and Sunday, February 9th and 10th, the NRA will be offering seminars AND a special promotion. If you sign up for an NRA membership at a Cabela’s “brick and mortar” store, you’ll get a $25.00 Cabela’s gift card.

NRA Weekend Cabela's

Here’s how it works. An NRA membership booth will be at every Cabela’s store. You’ll receive a $25.00 gift card if you join the NRA, renew your membership, sign up a friend/family member or add a year to your membership. That’s right, if you purchase a year-long NRA membership you’ll get most of your money back to spend at Cabela’s. The gift card is not available online, not available by phone, not available by mail-in request. You have to go to an actual Cabela’s store. Got it?

If you chose to visit a Cabela’s outlet, your time will be well-spent. At Cabela’s stores, the NRA will host a variety of special events, including ladies-only seminars, and informational sessions on home defense, concealed carry laws, and firearm maintenance.

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June 17th, 2012

Major Father’s Day Sale at Cabela’s fathers day sale

Cabela’s Web Deals and In-Store Sales
Every year Cabela’s runs a big Father’s Day Sale with some awesome web specials on Plus there are in-store-only sales at most Cabela’s retail outlets around the country. CLICK HERE for a list of stores, then click “Store Info” for the store nearest you. That will take you to a page where you can view the Father’s Day flyer for that store.

Below are some hot deals we found for hunters and shooters:

Hornady AutoCharge Powder Dispenser
Sale Price: $199.99, Reg. $249.99
Stock-On Steel Pistol Box
Sale Price: $29.99, Reg. $42.99
Motorola MJ270R Radio Pack
Sale Price: $49.99, Reg. $69.99
Cabela’s Shooting Gloves
Sale Price: $19.99, Reg. $29.99
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May 19th, 2012

Memorial Day Sale at Cabela’s — Free Shipping with $99.00 Order is running a huge Memorial Day Weekend sale. Now through May 28, 2012, prices are marked down on thousands of items. This Editor just picked up some discounted cargo pants and hiking boots. Selected Hunting gear and ammo are also on sale for the next week.

18407_Save big on hundreds of items with Cabela's Memorial Day Sale!

To make Cabela’s Memorial Day Sale even more attractive, is also offering FREE Shipping if your order totals $99.00 or more. To qualify, use Promo CODE 52SHIP during check-out. This offer is valid through May 28th. Additional shipping charges for large or heavy items still apply.

18407_Free Shipping on Orders of $99 or More!

Fine Print: Offer does not apply to firearms. Good on Standard Express shipping to U.S. Deliverable Addresses ONLY. Not valid with any other offer. Offer cannot be used on prior purchases. Offer is valid for purchases made at or catalog call center.
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December 5th, 2011

Cabela’s $20 OFF Promo — Good Through December 6th

18407_Cabela's: $20 off orders of $150 or moreHere’s a very good deal offered by Today through December 6th, 201, you can receive $20 off any order of $150.00 or more. Just provide your email address and Cabela’s will send you discount codes to be used during check-out. This deal is “for real” — when Cabela’s ran a similar promotion last year this Editor saved $20 off a pair of boots. And this offer can be used whether you’re buying products for yourself or gifts to be shipped to someone else. But don’t hesitate, this offer expires at 11:59 pm EST on December 6th (tomorrow).

Click Graphic at right for $20 off Promo >>

Fine Print: This offer is limited to one per household per day. The $20.00 off promo can not be combined with any other Cabela’s offer, and it cannot be applied to prior purchases. Also this offer is for merchandise ONLY, it cannot be used to purchase gift certificates.

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November 25th, 2011

Black Friday and Cyber Weekend Sale Links

Looking for bargains on firearms, hunting gear, and reloading equipment? You’ll find scores of great deals in the next few days, as major online vendors roll out their Thanksgiving, Black Friday, and Cyber-Monday discount programs. While many folks may look to save a few bucks on bullets or ammo, think about shopping for big-ticket items as well. There are some great Black Friday deals on gun safes and complete rifles.

10% off orders of $199 or more, use Coupon Code: DLS
Hornady Lock-N-Load Auto Charge – $199.99
Lyman Case Prep Center Xpress – $99.99
Sinclair Action Cleaning Tool Kit – $27.99
Lyman Revolution Rotating Gun Vise – $69.99

Start Date: 11/24/11 | End Date: 11/28/11

BassPro Shops
Boyt Secure Vault handgun safe – $39.97
Remington 514 Youth .22 LR rifle – $99.00
Stack-On 14-gun cabinet with pistol box – $149.97
Some sales are on Friday, Nov. 25 only.
Other items on sale Nov. 24 – 27.
10% Off Orders of $199.00 or more,
use Coupon Code: DLB

5.56 M855 Rifle Ammunition & Can – $149.99
AR-15 20 & 30-Rround Magazines – $9.99
V-TAC Quick Adjust Sling – $24.99
Check the website for additional deals. More items are added everyday.

Cabela’s 5-day Holiday Sale
Deals start November 24 and here are some highlights:
Tiptons Best Gun Vise (tilting version for AR15s) – $49.99
Bushmaster .223 AR-15 rifle w/ Bushnell Red Dot scope, soft case, 20 rd mag – $599.99
Mossberg Waterfowl Shotguns, starting at $249.99
Primos Million-Candlepower Spotlights, $9.99-$14.99
Cannon Scout 24-gun Fire-Rated Gun Safe (60 x 28) – $699.99

Creedmoor Sports
FREE Shipping on orders over $100 through Nov. 27 (excludes: ammo, brass, bullets)
Hardback Coats (all varieties) – $50.00 Off
Service Rifle Competition Basics DVD – $20.00

Dicks Sporting Goods
Mossberg 702 or 802 Plinkster .22 LR semi-auto or bolt-action rifles – $119.98
Remington 11-87 Sportsman, wood or black synthetic furniture, $399.98 with mail in rebates

EABCO (E. Arthur Brown)
FREE Shipping on orders over $99.00. Chose “SPC” shipping Code at Check-Out.
Berry’s Model 400 Tumbler – $49.00
Shooters Ridge 1A2 and S Bipods (Harris Clone) – $39.00
Peltor Tactical 6 Electronic Hearing Protectors – $59.00
Bushnell Trophy XLT 3-9x40mm Rifle Scope – $139.00 with $30 Mail-In Rebate
T/C Omega Muzzle-Loader, SS Thumb-Hole Laminated – $599.00

Gander Mountain
S&W Bodyguard .380 ACP pistol w/laser – $329.99
Mossberg Tactical .22 – $199.99
Liberty Fatboy JR gun safe – 48 gun capacity – $1099.99
S&W Bodyguard .38 special revolver w/laser – $429.99
Leupold VX-1 3-9x40mm Duplex Matt scope – $179.99
Bushnell XLT Bone Collector 3-9x49mm scope – $79.99 (after mail in rebate)

MidwayUSA has a Holiday Specials Page with new items listed every day through Monday, Nov. 28th. Select items for Black Friday (Nov. 25) are:
MidwayUSA Heavy-Duty Cordura Drag Bag – $54.99
Winchester-Brand .223 Rem Brass – $99.99 for 500 cases
Walther 2.9″ Tactical Folder Knife – $14.99

Palmetto State Armory
PSA 16” M-4 Carbine – $599.99
Remington 870 Express Tactical – $329.99
Sig Pro 2022 – $329.99
Remington R1 1911 – $599.99

Precision Reloading
FREE Shipping on orders over $100.00, Use Code LRHBLACK
Offer Expires 11:59 pm, Nov. 25.

Tractor Supply Company
Winchester 60″ Gunsafe – $549.99 (reg. $699.99)
Cannon TS6040 Gunsafe – $699.00 (reg. $999.99)
Friday, Nov. 25th Specials. Note: deals may not be available at all stores.

These are just a small sample of the items that are on sale. Some items are on sale Thursday or Friday only. Others product may be on sale for 3-4 days, or through November 30th.

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October 20th, 2011

$20 Off Promo at Cabela’s — Plus Big Sale on Hunting Gear

$20 Off at

Here’s a nice promo offer just in time for hunting season. Cabela’s is offering $20 off all orders of $150.00 or more. In effect through October 25, 2011, Cabela’s $20 off deal is good for catalog purchases, online purchases, and even in-store purchases. Just click this link or the graphic above to go to the promo page. Be forewarned, you do need to enter your email address to get the rebate code.

While you’re shopping at, now’s a good time to gear up for the fall hunting season. Cabelas is having a huge sale on hunting clothing, with prices up to 70% off. You’ll find everything you need for the wild, from camo clothing, to Hi-viz safety vests, and even gloves and headwear.

Cabelas hunting sale

Disclosure: As a Cabela’s affiliate, can receive a small precentage of online sales generated by our links.

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October 8th, 2011

20% Off Reloading Components Now at

Cabela’s is running a nice promotion now on its website. Reloading components, including bullets, brass, powder, and primers, are now discounted 20%. Plus there are even great savings on some products listed in Cabela’s Bargain Cave. To see the discounted items, visit Cabela’s Reloading Components SALE Page.

Here are some of the hundreds of products currently On Sale at 20% Off:

Story Tip by EdLongrange. We welcome reader submissions.
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September 17th, 2011

Cabela’s Gives $25.00 Gift Card to New/Renewing NRA Members

Here’s a great way to be rewarded for joining the NRA, or renewing your existing NRA membership. If you go to a Cabela’s store during Cabela’s 50th Anniversary event this weekend, September 17 & 18, 2011, you can get your annual NRA membership for just $25.00 — that’s $10.00 off the regular fee.

Cabelas 50th Anniversary sale

But it gets even better. Cabela’s has sweetened the pot by giving a $25.00 gift card to everyone who joins or renews their NRA membership this weekend. This Cabela’s gift card can be used to purchase in-store merchandise, and other items sold online through You can’t go wrong with this promotion. Spend $25 on an NRA membership, and get every penny back in Cabela’s merchandise credit. Nice.

Already an NRA Life Member? You can take part in the celebration as well. The first 50 NRA Life Members to walk through the doors of each Cabela’s store will receive a free Cabela’s 50th Anniversary pistol case with the NRA logo on the handle.

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July 17th, 2011

Ammo Sale and $5.00 Shipping Promotion at is currently running an Ammo Sale, with prices on some items are reduced up to 30%. In addition, now through July 19th, mechandise orders of $150.00 or more can be shipped for just $5.00. (Note, this does NOT apply to firearms sales,there may be additional charges for heavy items, and gift card purchases don’t qualify.) Some of the better deals are listed below:

  • Federal 7.62×51 (.308 Win) Gold Medal Match
    Loaded with 175gr Sierra Match Kings
    Item: IK-218116, $21.99 on Sale (20 rounds)
  • Federal 5.56 NATO Ammunition with Ammo Can
    Loaded (on stripper clips) with 62gr green-tip bullets
    Item: IK-218085, $150.99 on Sale (420 rounds)
  • Federal American Eagle .40 S&W with Ammo Can
    Loaded with 165gr FMJ bullets
    Item: IK-218023, $129.99 on Sale
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