If you’re planning on going hunting soon or have recently picked up a new hobby and want to have some fun at the gun range, you may want to up your shooting game. Shooting a gun is an extremely valuable skill to have. It can also be difficult to learn if you’re a beginner. Luckily, there are lots of apps out there nowadays that can help you learn to shoot, as well as improve your shooting skills and teach you lots of other things about the gun world. Here are 5 helpful shooting apps you may want to look into.
This app will help you keep tabs on gun laws and legislations, which are constantly changing. It was created by the National Rifle Association and the Institute for Legislative Action to get important information to gun owners quickly. It is free to download.
The point of the AmmoSeek app is to help gun owners find ammo at the best prices possible. It’s totally free and much quicker and easier than using any other search engine to find ammo.
This one is a little different. The iSnipe app is a mobile ballistic calculator, made to help you develop shooting solutions for hundreds of different types of guns. It also offers trajectory tables, loads of informative graphs, and even local weather conditions – which comes in handy for hunting especially. It is $14.99 to download.
Gun Disassembly 2
This app is a lot of fun because it’ll help you to gain a better understanding of exactly how guns work. It gives you all of the information that you need about how your (or any) gun is constructed, giving the option of an X-ray view to see the inner-workings of a firearm.
Additionally, it teaches you all about firing and reloading different types of guns, both in real time and slow motion. It is free to download, with the option of purchasing different types of guns to learn about on the app.
Nikon Spot On
This app is also free to download, and is meant for mobile users to pair with their Nikon scope. It will help you calculate a correct aiming point for any given target, making it easier for even a beginner to hit their targets every time.
Whether you have an iPhone or an Android, there are plenty of apps out there that can help you with your shooting skills whether you are a beginner or a longtime gun owner. Paired with a dedication to the sport, these apps are just the secret weapons you need to go from a good shooter to a great one.