BIPODS: AN INVESTMENT IN STABILITY
TO MAKE THAT PERFECT SHOT, STABILITY IS KEY. HERE’S THE SKINNY ON 11 BIPOD OPTIONS AT VARIOUS PRICE POINTS.
To make that perfect shot, stability is key. Here’s the skinny on 11 bipod options at various price points.
My introduction to bipods happened almost 30 years ago while I was still in the military. We were just fielding the new M24 Sniper system, which came with a Harris bipod. Since that time, I have been a fan of attaching a bipod to a rifle for stability—not to mention that carrying a sandbag around gets tiring. A bipod can assist a shooter, regardless of discipline, in getting stable for that perfect shot. The shooting fundamentals of sight alignment and sight picture are made easier with the assistance of a bipod.
Whether you are looking for more stability on your hunt or at the range, adding a bipod will give you a stable platform. You might not need all the features that the Accu-Tac SR-5QD offers or the simplicity of the Grip Pod, but adding a bipod to your gun is a worthwhile investment that will pay off when you are sending rounds downrange.
With all the different manufactures out there, choosing the bipod best suited for you can be a difficult decision. There are many different aspects to a bipod that make it suited for different forms of the shooting sports. Here, we take a look at several different models ... and I stress that these are but a few of the dozens on the market. GW
There is a wide variety of bipods on the market. Identifying the functional areas that are important to you will help you make the right choice. Left to right: ATI Universal Bipod, Blackhawk! Sportster Traversetrack, ZRODelta DLOCSS with Aimtech...