Gear > Ammunition

Double Tap Ammo

From handgun hunting loads to hard-to-find rifle rounds loaded with boutique bullets, the author reports stellar accuracy from all Double Tap ammo he's shot. While pricey, few things are more important to the success of your hunt than your ammo.

April 15, 2013

First Look 2013: Ammunition

Check out this rundown of some of 2013's upcoming ammunition releases—many of which will be on display at the 2013 NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits in May.

March 28, 2013

The Glory of Handloading

Handloading's not a new concept, but more hunters are adopting it in order to save money and get through ammunition marketplace shortages.

February 20, 2013

Federal Premium Vital-Shok

Handgun hunters looking for a bullet capable of deep penetration and effective expansion have a new option in Federal Premium's Vital-Shok.

February 04, 2013

Remington Hypersonic Steel

Hypersonic's speed is due to its Xelerator wad. The primer charge pushes up the wad and payload, creating more room for powder to burn and expand.

November 28, 2012

Winchester Razorback XT

Nasty old boars are often protected by layers of mud and gristle plates; tough bullets like the Razorback are desirable.

September 17, 2012

Norma-USA Ammunition

Newly formed Norma-USA is bringing top-shelf performance to American hunters at a very competitive price.

June 15, 2012

Tips for Storing Guns & Gear in the Off Season

There are a few important steps every hunter should take now to ensure next season gets off to a good start.

March 13, 2012

Recap of New Products from 2012 SHOT Show

In case you missed something cool, check out our full recap of all of the exciting new products showcased at the 2012 SHOT Show in Las Vegas, Nev.

February 01, 2012

Winchester Blind Side

Blind Side’s Diamond Cut wad stays with the pellets longer, providing denser patterns that are responsive to choke.

September 09, 2011

The .223 Remington

The .223 Rem. is a very versatile round with loading options for everything from varmints up to whitetails and even self-defense.

August 17, 2011

Dillon Precision BL 550

The Dillon Precision BL 550 gives hunters complete control over quality with the ability to weigh each powder charge and then pour it into the case.

May 24, 2011

Review: Hornady Superformance Varmint

In general, when it comes to varmint hunting, the faster the bullet, the fewer problems in the field.

April 27, 2011

3 1/2-inch Turkey Loads: Worth the Recoil?

Many turkey hunters are choosing to load heavy-hitting 3 1/2-inch shells into their guns. But does the extra firepower really make a difference?

April 18, 2011

.22 Winchester Magnum

With a wide range of loads offering different terminal performances, hunters can perfectly match their ammunition to the game being hunted.

February 10, 2011