Archive for ammo

Winchester Releases New Varmint X Ammunition

Winchester's new varmint-specific ammunition will initially be available in .204 Ruger, .223 Rem., .22-250 Rem. and .243 Win.

November 28, 2012

Is Tumbling Loaded Ammo Dangerous?

By Keith Wood

The StatementTumbling loaded ammo will cause the powder to physically degrade and result in dangerous pressure increases.

October 10, 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

Reloading Military Brass

By Keith Wood

The Question: Is re-loading military brass is too difficult to bother with?

April 10, 2012

Is Loaded Ammo Deadly if it Catches on Fire?

Many hunters and shooters store ammo at home, and many more believe this practice to be dangerous. But is it?

April 04, 2012

Can Outside Temperature Affect Cartridge Velocity?

If you zero your rifle in the fall, then shoot prarie dogs in the summer, will your rifle shoot to the same point-of-impact?

November 29, 2011

Huntin’ Ammo

No doubt about it, times are tough. Business is down in many areas, unemployment is way above where it should be and those of us who are employed have been cut back to the point that we have to squeeze a nickel so hard the buffalo squeals. We look for bargains and that’s a good thing, but when it comes to our hunting ammo it’s possible to squeeze that nickel a bit too much.

November 14, 2011

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

.300 H&H Magnum

Some despise the .300 H&H for its length, belt, tapered case design and obtuse neck, yet these qualities have kept the round alive for decades.

January 12, 2011