Category: Ammo

Aguila Minishells Are Too Versatile for You to Ignore


The Aguila family of Minishell ammo–available in 7 1/2, buckshot and slugs–is ready for the spotlight. There’s something you ought to know, but we’ll cut you some slack if you don’t. Aguila Ammunition has made 12-gauge Minishells for more than 20 years and aren’t stopping any time soon. Minishells are, without doubt, the best combination

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What You Need to Know About Inceptor Preferred Hunting Ammo

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What You Need To Know About Inceptor Preferred Hunting Ammo

If you’re looking for high velocity and low recoil ammo for your big bore AR, then Inceptor Preferred Hunting ammo may be theticket. Some hunters prefer to go with heavier bullets at a slower velocity. Others like to use lighter bullets at a much higher velocity. Each approach has its own strengths and weaknesses, but

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The Broadhead Bullet: A Shotgun Round with a Built-In Arrowhead


WATCH THE VIDEO NOW: oembed rumble video here This prototype shotgun round with a built-in broadhead was just begging to be tested. We’ve seen some experimental shotgun shells floating through the Internet lately, some which worked better than others. But the one that raised our eyebrows the most, with an actual application that makes sense, was the

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Video: 10 Years Ago, This Guy Hit a Bullet With a Hammer

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hammer hitting bullet

We all do stupid things, but not this stupid. There was one time when I accidentally dropped my phone in the sink at thought, “Boy, that was dumb.” I’m sure everyone has torn their house apart looking for their keys only to realize they hadn’t checked their pockets to begin with. Surely, the same thought

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These Are the Best .357 SIG Self Defense Ammo Choices

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These are our top choices for .357 SIG self-defense ammo. Developed in the 1990s in a partnership between SIG SAUER and Federal Ammunition, the .357 SIG was originally designed to duplicate the performance of the .357 Magnum cartridge with a 125 grain bullet in a semi-auto handgun. They did so by using a .40 S&W cartridge

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Are You Sure You Want a 6.5 Creedmoor?

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Are You Sure You Want A 6.5 Creedmoor

The 6.5 Creedmoor is super popular right now, but shooters interested in this cartridge really need to watch this video before purchasing one. Dave Emary and Dennis DeMille at Hornady originally designed the 6.5 Creedmoor as an improvement over the .308 Winchester for long range competition shooting in the early 2000s. Since then, it’s become

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Video: How Many Bullets Does It Take to Make a Car Engine Stop Running?

YouTube: Tyler Childers
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How well do you think a 1993 Ford Escort will stand up to gunfire? If you haven’t heard of Demolition Ranch by now, you have to be living under a rock. Matt Carriker has made quite the name for himself on YouTube, largely because of the extreme experiments he tries with firearms. We’ve seen him

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20 Tactical Memes Even the Most Intense Operators Will Laugh At


Tactical memes are meant to make us laugh at ourselves, and laugh at each other. Here are a few that will do both! Funny tactical memes are the icing on the pro 2nd Amendment cake. Tactical gear and handguns aside, liberty porn and gun rights are two phrases for proud gun owners everywhere that just

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Federal’s 224 Valkyrie Lineup Keeps Growing


The two-year-old MSR 15 cartridge pushes the envelope with extreme distances, and the options have already expanded. In the fall of 2017, Federal announced its introduction of the 224 Valkyrie cartridge to the world. The cartridge became sanctioned when the Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers’ Institute (SAAMI) voted to approve the Federal Premium 224 Valkyrie

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Federal Ammunition Brings Back Popular Loads for Barnes, Nosler, and Berger Fans


After a brief hiatus, Federal Ammunition has reintroduced a bunch of centerfire rifle rounds loaded with bullets from Barnes and Nosler, plus expanded options from Sierra, Berger and more. In 1977, Federal Ammunition created its Premium line of centerfire rifle ammunition. In doing so, the company did something that was unheard of at the time.

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