Ammunition

Bushnell introduces the Bushnell Ballistics App designed to allow users to calculate those difficult shots. (Photo: Bushnell) Bushnell introduces a new companion app for Bushnell riflescope users, launching the Bushnell Ballistics App to calculate ammunition and rifle combinations. The Bushnell Ballistics App uses current atmospheric data and AB laboratory bullet data to provide accurate hold-over
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The .450 Bushmaster caliber joins Inceptor’s line of Preferred Hunting ammo. (Photo: Inceptor) Inceptor introduces a new caliber into its ARX lineup, announcing that the .450 Bushmaster will join the ARX Preferred Hunting ammo series. Built using Inceptor’s injection-molding process paired with proprietary copper-polymer materials, the .450 Bushmaster load offers hunters a lead-free ammo option.
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Kent Cartridge delivers three loads for dove hunters designed to efficiently down the birds. (Photos: Kent Cartridge, Graphic: Jacki Billings) Kent Cartridge introduces three new loads designed specifically for dove hunters. The Diamond Dove, Steel Dove and First Dove join the company’s lineup of ammunition directly targeting hunters. The Diamond Dove line features heavier payloads
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Sellier & Bellot adds 6.5 Creedmoor to its inventory of ammunition. (Photo: Sellier & Bellot) Sellier & Bellot dive into the 6.5 Creedmoor craze, introducing its own 6.5 Creedmoor ammunition to the U.S. market. The company says the S&B branded Creedmoor aims to offer consumers reliable yet cost-effective rounds for range and plinking. “There is
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Ammo, Inc. blends its Streak and OPS lines to create a new ammo series called Night OPS. (Photo: Ammo, Inc.) Ammo, Inc. announced the new Night OPS ammunition series, launching in the second quarter of 2018. The Night OPS series of ammo pairs Ammo, Inc.’s non-incendiary visual ammunition with its frangible hollow points. The company
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Vista Outdoor said it will raise prices on certain ammo product lines in April. (Photo: Vista Outdoor) Vista Outdoor said ammo prices will increase for a second time this year as the industry adopts a “rational and disciplined approach” to generating sales. Chief Executive Officer Christopher Metz told investors Thursday the company will raise prices
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Winchester says the “Hybrid-X redefines personal protection.” (Photos: Chris Eger/Guns.com) On hand at SHOT Show in Las Vegas, last week was Winchester’s latest 9mm personal defense round, the polymer-tipped Hybrid-X. Using a copper-jacketed segmented core, the Winchester reps explained the hybrid cartridges’ fluted polymer tip helps optimize penetration of the fragmenting lead core. Loaded to
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The biggest news from Weatherby was announcement of the move from California to Wyoming. The introduction of multiple models of women’s Camilla Mark V rifles in expanded chamberings is also quite exciting. (Photo: Kristin Alberts/Guns.com) The ultra-compact Alps Outdoorz/NWTF Deception ground blind is the first in its class of low-profile blinds made for the hunter
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The 9mm Mag Loader takes the pressure out of loading your own mags, making it easier and quicker to get to the range. (Photo: MagPump) Loading mags is literally the worst part of heading to the range and MagPump looks to alleviate that inconvenience with its new 9mm Magazine Loader. MagPump says the Mag Loader
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Remington is set to release the Golden Saber BlackBelt ammo years after it was first announced. (Photo: Remington) After years of sitting, hoping, waiting and wishing Remington’s Golden Saber BlackBelt ammunition is finally leaving the factory and headed towards consumers. Announced several years ago, Remington said the ammo got put on the back burner but
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The press offers usability for both beginners and more experienced reloaders. (Photo: Lyman) Lyman Products adds to its reloading inventory, introducing the new Brass Smith Ideal press. Touting a heavy duty cast iron frame matched with stainless parts, the press is capable of tackling all pistol calibers and rifle cartridges up to 3.7 inch length.
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The FBI will receive many of these boxes — $16 millions worth. (Photo: Winchester Ammunition) Winchester Ammunition won an $16 million contract to supply .40-caliber service and training rounds to the FBI, according to the award notice. “The FBI uses one of the most rigorous ammunition tests ever developed and we are very proud that
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California gun owners are making a mad dash for ammo, retailers report, ahead of Proposition 63’s looming deadline. Online ammunition retailer AmmoMan.com said sales have skyrocketed in the weeks leading up to January, with Californians snatching up 50 percent more ammunition than gun owners in other states. “Californians are ordering more than customers in other
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Ammo Incorporated, which announced their new Streak Visual Ammunition earlier this month, has some performance videos of the non-incendiary round in action both with the lights off and on. As reported previously, while most conventional tracers utilize incendiaries to provide a visual element to shooting, the Streak ammo utilizes a non-flammable phosphor material for illumination.
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