There is a lot of information out there highlighting the capabilities of any given caliber of ammunition. Some of these are for hunting cartridges, others are for concealed carry and self-defense. Most of this information is nothing more than a regurgitation of other content, which is evident by the fact that they all have the same false opinions on the cartridges they speak … [Read more...] about Is 380 Ammo Good For Concealed Carry?
Photo credit: Terry Nelson There is a lot of hype out there surrounding big game hunting, and which cartridges are the best for taking down big or even dangerous game. Based on the combined decades of experience between me and my most trusted hunting friends, I've compiled a short list of the top 5 best big game hunting cartridges. Some of these are guaranteed to be … [Read more...] about Top 5 Best Big Game Hunting Cartridges
Some folks may be surprised to learn that the bullet is actually just one component of the ammunition itself. The bullet, also known as the projectile, is the part that travels down and then out of the barrel. The proper term to use when describing the entire thing, including the bullet, is "cartridge." The cartridges are what makes up a box of ammunition that you can then … [Read more...] about Parts of A Bullet
Prvi Partizan is an ammunition manufacturer located in Serbia. They have been manufacturing ammo since 1928 and make a wide array of different calibers of ammunition, shipped around the world. According to their website they currently make over 400 different types of ammo, including the 9X19 I tested in this PPU review. The company is the primary source of ammunition … [Read more...] about Prvi Partizan Ammo Review (PPU)
Image Credit: Terry Nelson. Our goal with this page is to put together an exhaustive list of ammunition manufacturers that will continue to grow as we add to it and put more information and even link to each ammo maker. If you see anyone we have missed please don't hesitate to reach out to us and let us know so we can include them. Each ammo maker who also sells their … [Read more...] about Ammunition Manufacturers
By Joshua Gillem It's quite apparent that we're in the midst of a massive ammunition shortage. This shortage has been raging on for about 10 or 11 months as of this writing, and it doesn't seem to be getting any better. In fact, based on what I'm hearing from my sources it's actually set to get worse. Much worse. So, what happened to all the ammo? 2020 was set to be … [Read more...] about Ammunition Shortage 2021 – What Happened and Where do we go From Here?
Here is a selection of a few different brands and calibers of ammo, with a mixup of different markings on the boxes. The ammunition box can be daunting, so I figured it was a good idea to cover just what the stuff on the ammo box means, to help you wade through the obscurities you may face when buying ammo. Before we get there, though, let's discuss who I am and why you … [Read more...] about What Do The Letters And Numbers On My Ammo Box Mean?
Okay, so we're literally in the middle of an apocalyptic event. It may not be the end of the world, but people sure are treating it like it is. I'm not going to beat around the bush here, things are pretty bad, and are likely only to get worse. Why? Because we're also in an election season. People generally make a run on guns and ammo in the months leading up to a presidential … [Read more...] about Best SHTF Guns To Buy Right Now
One of the coolest new releases of SHOT Show 2019 is the new cartridge from Winchester and the corresponding "Resolute" AR-15 rifle from CMMG. We were there at the unveiling of the new rifle, and saw the 350 Legend cartridge first hand at the range. I must say that it is an impressive round that does solve a handful of problems for people in certain states with restrictions … [Read more...] about New From CMMG (and Winchester) 350 Legend Resolute AR-15
Soon Christmas is upon us and there will be a new firearm under the tree for some if they are lucky … and no doubt a few of these new gun recipients will be our kids. With that thought it is perhaps a good time to give serious thought to gun safety. It is our responsibility as adults to keep those firearms out of the hands of those not authorized, especially children! It … [Read more...] about Gun Safety And Kids
5 More Gun Safety Rules That Everyone Should Know Paramount on every gun owner’s to do list whether a beginner or more experienced, is safety whenever a firearm is in hand. We all know the four rules of firearms safety, right? Here are the 4 basic gun safety rules, in no particular order: Treat every gun like it’s loaded. Don’t point your gun at anything you don’t … [Read more...] about 5 More Gun Safety Rules