Archive for Barnes Bullets

Barnes: 25 Years of Drop-Dead Reliability

Editorial Director John Zent looks back at the 25-year lifespan of the Barnes X-Bullet.

October 07, 2014

25 Years of X Success

The Barnes X-Bullet is celebrating a significant anniversary. Learn its history here.

February 05, 2014

Hunting New Mexico Bear With Barnes Bullets

American Hunter Assistant Editor Jon Draper recently set out to test a new Barnes bullet designed for the AAC .300 Blackout. His target? Black bear located at the Jicarilla Apache Nation near Dulce, N.M. Keep your eyes peeled for this new 120-grain bullet in this caliber, which should be available early 2014. In the meantime, check out the photo gallery to see how Draper dropped the hammer on some big old bruins.

October 25, 2013

Leading the Way: Barnes Bullets

With all the hype about non-lead projectiles these day, here’s a look at how and why Barnes’s engineers created the monolithic X Bullet, and the improved copper bullets that have followed.

September 26, 2013

Defensive Handgun Course

Coni Brooks and Chandra Patey of Barnes Bullets take a defensive handgun course with Chuck Taylor at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility in Phoenix, Ariz.

July 25, 2013

Safe Gun Handling: Check It

Practice makes perfect, and that is also true when it comes to safe gun handling. Watch this video from Barnes Bullets to see how the girls in the Brooks family learned to check a firearm—even when they were sure it was clear.

July 25, 2013

Hunting Virginia Whitetails at the Marriott Ranch

Learn more about the whitetail hunting offered at the Marriott Ranch in Hume, Virginia!

February 09, 2012

Barnes VOR-TX Factory Loads

6/15/2010

June 15, 2010

Going Lead-Free For Wyoming?

Together with the Barnes Triple-Shock X-Bullet, the author stalks and takes quite the unusual antelope.

August 24, 2009