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Rifle Shooting and Temperature Effect

by G&A Staff 0

How does the temperature of the propellant affect its rate of combustion and thus projectile velocity?


History of Ignitions – ‘Gun Stories’

by G&A Staff 0

“Gun Stories” host Joe Mantegna talks about the history of firearm ignition improvements and innovations (Part 1).

The cartridge on the left shows clear indications of insufficient firing-pin indent. The right primer has been properly struck.

The Truth About Primer Misfires

by G&A Staff 0

Jeff Hoffman, president and co-owner of Black Hills Ammunition Inc., tells the truth about primer misfires.


DBP87 5.8x42mm: China’s High Velocity Caliber

by David Fortier 0

Chinese ammo designers claim the 5.8mm cartridge outperforms both the 5.56mm and 5.45mm in ballistics and penetration.


CRIME LAB: Myths & Misconceptions

by G&A Staff 0

Projectile size is a second-order issue in lethality, subordinate to what organs were hit and how quickly medical treatment is started.


Three State-Of-The-Art .45 ACP Cartridges

by Richard Nance 0

Companies such as Federal, Hornady, and relative newcomer G-2 Research, are pushing the envelope to provide the ultimate personal defense round.


A New Class Of Ammunition: NovX 9mm ARX Engagement

by G&A Staff 0

Editor Eric Poole introduces you to a new 9mm cartridge from NovX combining a stainless steel case and a polycarbonate/copper ARX bullet.


Hornady Black: 14 Loads Tuned To Run Black Guns

by Chris Mudgett 0

Hornady made finding the right ammo even easier.


Hypervelocity ammunition? When is enough, enough?

by Patrick Sweeney 0

Should you consider a hypervelocity load? It depends on your needs, your desires and the situation.


Ammunition For The AK

by G&A Staff 0

Ammunition for the AK centers on two cartridges, the original 7.62x39mm round and the subsequent 5.45x39mm.


The Accidental 6mm Creedmoor

by Tom Beckstrand 0

If you find yourself doing a lot of positional or field shooting and want to see where rounds impact, the 6mm is a great place to start.


The 7mm SAUM

by G&A Staff 0

For dual-purpose long-range shooting, don’t forget the 7mms.


Understanding Misfires

by G&A Staff 0

You’ve experienced a misfire, maybe tried hitting it again, but the damned thing still didn’t go off. Bad ammo? Maybe not.


Starting from Scratch: Hornady ELD-X & ELD Match

by Guns & Ammo TV 0

Tom Beckstrand talks with Jaden Quinlan of Hornady about the development of the ELD line of ammo.


Hornady Black Family

by Guns & Ammo TV 0

Chris Mudgett is with Seth Swerczk of Hornady to talk about their new line of Hornady Black ammo.


Handgunning: .38 Super Remains

by Patrick Sweeney 0

The .38 Super pre-dates the 9mm Parabellum. Well, the parent case, anyway. When John M. Browning developed his Model 1900… more »


Sig Sauer Elite Performance Rifle Ammo

by Guns & Ammo TV 0

Our experts highlight SIG’s expanded lineup of centerfire rifle ammo.


Black Hills 60-Gr. .380 Honey Badger

by Guns & Ammo TV 0

Eric Poole and Kyle Lamb look at the new .380 defense load from Black Hills.


How to Pair Barrel Twist Rates with Bullets

by Keith Wood 26

When the U.S. military first adopted the M16 rifle in the 1960s, the M193 cartridge and its 55-grain bullet was… more »


Barnes’ Precision Match Ammo

by Tom Beckstrand 0

I’ve been waiting for this day to arrive for many years, and it’s finally here. Barnes Bullets got into the… more »


First Look: Creedmoor 9mm and .45 Ammo

by Patrick Sweeney 0

If you spend enough time as a gun writer, you risk getting pretty blasé about ammunition. Everyone has something new,… more »

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Vault: State of Ammo Industry

by Guns & Ammo TV 0

G & A looks back at time when there was a major ammo shortage.

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Hornady .300 Blackout Family

by Guns & Ammo TV 0

Craig Boddington talks with Hornady’s Neal Emery about their new .300 Blackout loads.

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Hornady American Gunner Line

by Guns & Ammo TV 0

Patrick Sweeney talks with Neil Davies of Hornady about their latest loads for the American Gunner line of ammo.

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Black Hills Handgun Ammo

by Guns & Ammo TV 0

James Tarr and Patrick Sweeney cover the options available from Black Hills Ammunition.

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Black Hills 5.56 Ammo

by Guns & Ammo TV 0

James Tarr and Tom Beckstrand cover the finer points of the new 5.56 bullet from Black Hills.

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Rugged and Reliable: Half-Moon and Full-Moon Clips

by Guns & Ammo TV 0

Patrick Sweeney and Jeff Chudwin show you how to shoot semi-auto pistol ammo in a revolver.


Is the .308 Dead as a Long-Range Tactical Round?

by Keith Wood 0

The .308 Winchester has been the go-to round for military and law enforcement precision shooting for the better part of… more »


The .35 Whelen Story

by Layne Simpson 0

Remington forever legitimized the .35 Whelen when it began loading it in 1988. Eventually, Big Green would offer it in… more »


A History of the 10mm Auto

by Tom Beckstrand 0

Most of our readers know that Colonel Jeff Cooper loved the 1911 and thought that it was and is the… more »

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