Archive for nra fact book

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

Are Stormproof Matches Really Stormproof?

The company claims they will burn even under water, but I'm calling 1-800 Bullshooters.

October 21, 2011

Is Wind Deflection Proportional to Time of Flight?

Most of us believe the the faster a bullet travels, the less time it spends in the air and therefore the less it is effected by wind. But is this always the case?

September 20, 2011

Aim Higher in Rain or Fog?

Aim high or low when your just shooting in the rain? Oh, what a glorious feeling to ... hit what your aiming at!

June 07, 2011

Bullet Drop Brain Teaser

By Jeff Johnston

Before it became unpopular to talk about guns in school, physics teachers would often use this bullet-drop brain teaser. Do you know the answer?

May 17, 2011