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Ammo Brief: The Versatile .243 Winchester

Developed to handle everything from varmints to medium game, the .243 Winchester remains a flexible and accurate 6mm option.
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Creating Brass For Rare And Obsolete Cartridges

Creating brass for rare and obsolete calibers is easier than you think. Here's what you need to know to create your own at home.
CCI shotshells are great handgun ammunition for snakes. Typically, the larger the caliber the better they work, simply because they contain more shot.

Charming Snakes With CCI Shotshells

When it comes to pest control, particularly the venomous kind, few handgun loads beat CCI Shotshells.
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Is The .327 Federal Magnum The Best All-Purpose Magnum?

Powerful, versatile and easy to shoot, the .327 Federal Magnum offers big performance in a little package.
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Reduced Loads: When Less Is More

Building reduced loads can greatly expand the versatility of your favorite rifle.
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Ammo Brief: The .280 Ackley Improved

Designed by legendary P.O. Ackley, the wildcat .280 Ackley Improved has been a mainstay for handloaders for more than half a century.
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Ammo Brief: The Blistering Hot 30 Nosler

The 30 Nosler pushes the limits of the .30-caliber with efficiency and velocity to spare.
Two inches, single action, 25 yards, with Critical Defense 110-grain FTX bullets. Any complaints? I thought not.

Choosing .38 Special Ammo For Self-Defense

Which .38 Special ammo will save your life? Patrick Sweeney gives you the inside edge.
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Self-Defense: .357 SIG And .357 Magnum Ammo Considerations

From the right gun, most .357 SIG and .357 Magnum ammo choices are the best and hardest-hitting self-defense rounds.
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If You Had To Pick Just One Cartridge, What Would It Be?

Choosing an all-around cartridge requires a bit of honest soul searching.
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How Steel Shot Is Slicker Than Ever Before

The technology going into steel shot designed for waterfowl has come a long way since it was first mandated in the late ‘80s.
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The .22 LR And Its .22 Rimfire Cousins

In its second century of use, the .22 LR proved to have the staying power many of its close relatives lacked.
The author handloaded the 180-grain Swift Scirocco II in his Ruger 77 MkII .308 Winchester for this Quebec black bear.

Loading the .308 Winchester

Whether for long-range shooting or hunting, the .308 Winchester comes into its own when handloaded.
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Glock: The Stalwart 10mm Option

While other makes and models have come and gone, Glock 10mm pistols have been stalwarts for caliber from nearly the start.
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10mm Vs .45 ACP: Making the Right Choice

When it comes to the 10mm vs .45 ACP, application decides the winner.
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5 Articles On The 6.5 Creedmoor You Must Read

Learn everything you ever wanted to know about the ballistically talented 6.5 Creedmoor with the most popular articles about the cartridge on Gun Digest.
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