Ammunition


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Ammo Shortage: What You Can Do About It

The recent and lingering ammo shortage has hurt. Here's how to keep shooting, even when supplies are down.
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First Look: True Velocity Box Set

The future of ammunition pioneered for the Army’s Next Generation Squad Weapons Program is available commercially for the first time with this True Velocity commemorative box set.
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Monometal Bullets: Living The Lead-Free Lifestyle

Monometal bullets are here to stay, because the technology has developed to be both reliably accurate and lethal.
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Squirrel Hunting: Rifles And Calibers For Success

Squirrel hunting is an art form, especially with rimfires. Here's a look at the rimfire rifles and calibers to bag brushy tails.
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Ammo Brief: .17 Winchester Super Magnum Nails It

Born from a lowly nail-gun blank, the .17 Winchester Super Magnum has risen to become one of the hottest rimfire cartridges around.
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New Sako Cartridge Lines Hit American Shelves

Imported by Beretta USA, these six new lines of Sako cartridges will offer extreme accuracy and deadly performance for competition shooters and hunters alike.
Paired with a compact 1911 like the Remington R1 Ultralight Executive, the new .45 Auto self-defense load can pack—pardon the pun—quite a punch.

Federal Punch: No Lightweight Defense Ammo

Designed specifically for civilian defensive shooters, Federal Punch cuts costs of defensive ammo, but not at the expense of performance.
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New MatchKing Competition Ammo Line From Sierra Bullets

Sierra Bullets have been making high-quality, award-winning projectiles since the late 1940s. Now that they have expanded their production to include fully-loaded factory ammunition, Sierra is introducing its new MatchKing Competition ammo line in four popular rifle calibers.
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.22 WMR Vs .22 LR: Application Defines This Rimfire Rumble

In the .22 WMR vs .22LR debate, it’s difficult to claim the rimfire king has been dethroned. The .22LR remains the top choice for all but a few niche applications.
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Ammo Brief: Heavy-Hitting .338 Winchester Magnum

A well balanced hunter, the .338 Winchester Magnum is fit to take nearly any game on God's green earth.
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ACRO P-2: Aimpoint’s Always-Ready Red Dot

With an insane amount of run time between battery changes, the ACRO P-2 gives shooters peace of mind the red dot is ready when they are.
The author keeps four dies in the turret press for .45 ACP ammo: the carbide resizing die, expander die, seating die, and lastly, the micrometer adjustable taper crimp.

Particulars Of Reloading For Semi-Auto Pistols

Reloading for semi-auto pistols isn't rocket science, but requires a solid understanding of the process to produce workable ammo.
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Reloading Revolver Cartridges: Keys To Success

Follow these guidelines reloading revolver cartridges for maximum performance, reliability and safety.
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.22 LR Punch: Does The Defense Rimfire Ammo Stack Up?

Rimfire ammunition tailored for self-defense? Federal is shooting for it with .22 LR Punch ammo.
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.357 Magnum: The Pros And Cons For Self-Defense

We weigh the pros and cons of the .357 Magnum as a defensive cartridge to see if the time-tested option is the right fit for you.
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Choosing The Best Reloading Dies

Great cartridges require great reloading dies, here are the best to choose from.

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