A quick and easy dictionary of bullet types. Enjoy this quick reference glossary of small arms projectiles!
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Hunting seasons are opening in many states, and some hunters are focused on hunting down their ammunition before they can…Read More >
If you hoped gun sales were headed down, think again. I know that is a double-edged statement. We all love…Read More >
The Biden Administration just placed new sanctions on imports from Russia. Ammunition and firearms were included in the new action.…Read More >
The subject of emergency guns, or apocalypse guns to use the vernacular, comes up often. I don’t call the pandemic…Read More >
Using commercial .223 cartridges in a 5.56-chambered rifle should work reliably, but generally will not be as accurate as when fired from a .223-chambered gun due to the excessive leade. There always seems to be a lot of confusion over the difference between a .223 and a 5.56 chamber. I often receive questions asking if someone can shove 5.56 ammo into their new AR-15. The quick answer is maybe. Just because a gun has .223/5.56 scribed on the barrel, does not mean it can handle either piece of ammunition equally.
Among my favorite cartridges is the .357 Magnum. The .357 Magnum is a versatile, hard-hitting and effective caliber. It is…Read More >
Not too long ago, truly small handguns were products of compromise. Compromise in reliability, caliber and sight picture was common.…Read More >
Corrosive ammunition is ammunition that uses a primer with chemicals that, when ignited, leave a residue of corrosive salts. Most…Read More >