Category Archives: Ammunition

Upcoming Review: SIG ELITE PERFORMANCE AMMUNITION 300 BLK MATCH GRADE and FMJ SUPERSONIC 300 BLK

I’ll be kicking March off with a look at SIG’s 300 BLK offerings, the company’s FMJ Supersonic 300 BLK and their Match Grade rendition. SIG SAUER designs and manufactures all of its ammunition products in their Arkansas plant and is … Continue reading

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Federal Will Showcase New Products at Industry Leading Conservation Shows in February

ANOKA, Minnesota – February 12, 2020 – Federal Ammunition recently announced more than 130 individual product SKUs in more than 34 cataloged product lines during the 2020 SHOT Show this past January in Las Vegas, Nevada. Now the company is … Continue reading

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SIG SAUER Introduces 6mm Creedmoor Elite Copper Hunting Ammunition

NEWINGTON, N.H., (February 10, 2020) – SIG SAUER, Inc. continues to expand its line of premium-grade Elite Copper Hunting ammunition with the addition of 6mm Creedmoor.  Featuring an 80gr all-copper bullet that delivers deep penetration and consistent 1.8x diameter expansion … Continue reading

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SAAMI Announces Acceptance of New 300 HAM’R Cartridge

    NEWTOWN, Conn. — The Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers’ Institute® (SAAMI®), the organization at the forefront of promoting firearm safety by creating standards that ensure safety, reliability and interchangeability of firearms, ammunition, and components, has announced the acceptance … Continue reading

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The Federal Premium Black Cloud TSS Product Lineup Increases with a 20-Gauge Option

ANOKA, Minnesota – February 6, 2020 – Federal Premium Black Cloud, the deadliest load in waterfowl hunting, continues to add new options with its 2020 release of 20-gauge Black Cloud TSS.“The new Black Cloud TSS carries on a lethal legacy, … Continue reading

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Federal Expands Lineup of 6.5 Creedmoor Loads and Adds Options in 6.5 PRC

ANOKA, Minnesota – February 3, 2020 – Federal has expanded its available loads in 6.5 to cover a range of shooting disciplines. The newest additions for 2020 include the 6.5 Creedmoor Swift Scirocco II, Terminal Ascent and the MeatEater Series … Continue reading

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BLACKWTER AT SHOT SHOW 2020

 Stopped by the Blackwater booth while at Shot Show 2020 and ran into some interesting offerings as well as its founder Erik Prince. It’s hard to predict what history will say about Erik Prince but I’ve always thought of him … Continue reading

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Federal Releases More Component Bullet Options for Reloading

ANOKA, Minnesota – January 31, 2020 – Federal has expanded its wide range of its renowned centerfire rifle and handgun bullets for reloaders. The first new option is a .224 90-grain option in the Fusion line intended for hunters and … Continue reading

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CCI Expands on Its Clean-22 Product Line

LEWISTON, Idaho – January 30, 2020 – Last year, CCI—the king of rimfire—launched Clean-22 in three 22 LR configurations. This year, the company expands that product line by introducing Clean-22 Suppressor 22 LR and Maxi-Mag Segmented Hollow Point (SHP) 22 … Continue reading

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Speer Introduced a New Line of Gold Dot Ammunition Optimized for Carry Guns

LEWISTON, Idaho – January 29, 2020 – Gold Dot, a leader in terminal performance from Speer, has undergone a design modification for compact and subcompact handguns. The result is a new product featuring an optimized G2 bullet design. The full … Continue reading

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Department of Homeland Security Awards Ammunition Contract to SIG SAUER

    NEWINGTON, N.H., (January 17, 2020) – SIG SAUER, Inc. is pleased to announce a contract to supply ammunition to the Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers (FLETC) for up to $7.5 million.  FLETC is the premier law enforcement training … Continue reading

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Federal’s New Punch Personal Defense Ammo Delivers a Knockout

ANOKA, Minnesota – January 16, 2020 – Federal Ammunition has been a leading producer of law enforcement ammunition for more than thirty years. Drawing on that knowledge, the company recently set out to design a new self-defense load that would … Continue reading

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RCBS to Launch Multiple New Products at 2020 SHOT Show

  New Reloading Kits, Single Stage Presses and More to Debut at SHOT Show. OVERLAND PARK, Kansas – January 16, 2020 – RCBS, the leading manufacturer of ammunition reloading equipment for rifles and pistols, will launch a variety of new … Continue reading

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Federal Expands Syntech Options for Target Shooters and Personal Defenders

ANOKA, Minnesota – January 15, 2020 – Federal’s Syntech changed the landscape of target ammunition when it launched its all-new Range ammunition, and now Federal—the largest ammunition manufacturer in the world—expands its Syntech family of products. Federal’s latest offerings include … Continue reading

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Federal Introduces Hydra-Shok Deep in 380 Auto that Delivers the Industry’s Best Penetration Depths

ANOKA, Minnesota – January 14, 2020 – The newest addition to Federal’s Hydra-Shok Deep lineup is the industry’s first expanding 380 Auto to consistently meet FBI protocol recommendations for penetration (12 inches minimum) through bare gel and through heavy clothing.This … Continue reading

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Federal Launches New Terminal Ascent All-Range Hunting Ammunition

ANOKA, Minnesota – January 13, 2020 – Federal, the world’s largest sporting ammunition manufacturer is introducing its all-new Terminal Ascent—the best hunting bullet ever built within the 98-year history of the company. This new line of all-range ammunition will be … Continue reading

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CCI Ammunition Will Launch 14 New Rimfire Loads at the 2020 SHOT Show

LEWISTON, Idaho – January 9, 2020 – CCI Ammunition is pleased to announce a total of 14 individual product SKUs in more than 12 product lines during the 2020 SHOT Show (Booth No. 14551), January 21-24 at the Sands Expo … Continue reading

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Lyman Products Mark 7 Evolution 10-Stage Manual Loading Machine and Autodrive

Amp up your reloading bench with the Mark 7 Evolution reloading press with features never before included in any standard press. Middletown, Conn. (January 2020) – Lyman® Products Mark 7 division is set to transform the reloading experience for sport … Continue reading

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Speer to Introduce Nine New Products at the 2020 SHOT Show

LEWISTON, Idaho – January 7, 2020 – Speer is introducing several new, high-performance products at the 2020 SHOT Show (Booth No. 14551), January 21-24 at the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Attendees who stop by Speer’s booth will … Continue reading

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AmmoSquared’s Dan Morton on GunGuyTV

GunGuyTV CEO, Joel Persinger, dives deep into how AmmoSquared’s business model makes sense in today’s digital age. Boise, Idaho (January 2020) AmmoSquared Inc., the subscription service and online ammunition management company, was featured on GunGuyTV in podcast episode 64. GunGuyTV … Continue reading

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SIG SAUER P320 XFIVE LEGION and SIG SAUER Elite Hunter Ammunition Honored with 2019 ON TARGET Magazine Editors’ Choice Awards

  NEWINGTON, N.H., (January 6, 2020) – SIG SAUER, Inc. is pleased to announce the SIG SAUER P320 XFIVE Legion pistol and SIG SAUER Elite Hunter Ammunition have each been recognized with a 2019 Editors’ Choice Award from ON TARGET … Continue reading

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AmmoSquared Inc. Launches Crowdfund to Revolutionize the Ammunition Industry

  No industry is immune to digital disruption… not even ammunition. Boise, Idaho (December 2019) AmmoSquared Inc. is on a mission to change the way 94 million gun owners think about and manage ammunition by combining the physical world of … Continue reading

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AmmoSquared Inc. Signs Laura Burgess Marketing (LBM)

LBM to promote dynamic ammunition business model across markets to increase awareness and generate investment. Boise, Idaho (December 2019) AmmoSquared Inc., a revolutionary digital ammunition subscription and distribution platform, has partnered with public relations industry veteran group, Laura Burgess Marketing. … Continue reading

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Federal Ammunition launches “It’s Federal Season” Podcast

ANOKA, Minnesota – December 18, 2019 – Federal Ammunition is excited to announce the launching of “It’s Federal Season,” a podcast dedicated to everything ammunition. Federal is coming up on 100 years and there is a ton of information to … Continue reading

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Shell Shock Technologies’ NAS3 Casings Used in Liberty Ammunition’s New Ultra-Lights

Liberty Ammunition’s new Ultra-Lights, featuring Shell Shock Technologies’ casings, are 52 percent lighter than standard 125 grain 9mm lead jacketed hollow-points. Westport, Conn. (December 2019) – Shell Shock Technologies, LLC., an early-stage technology and manufacturing company focused on developing innovative … Continue reading

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SIG SAUER Introduces 300BLK FMJ Rifle Ammunition

NEWINGTON, N.H., (December 9, 2019) – SIG SAUER, Inc. is pleased to add 300BLK to its Elite Performance line of full metal jacket (FMJ) rifle ammunition for training. SIG FMJ ammunition is ideal for those seeking cost-efficient, high-quality training rounds. … Continue reading

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Nammo to Acquire Florida Manufacturing Facility from Chemring

    In a move that will strengthen its US manufacturing capabilities, Nammo has reached a conditional agreement with Chemring Group to acquire one of its subsidiaries, Chemring Ordnance Inc., located in Perry, Florida. Nammo Defense Systems Inc, Nammo’s US … Continue reading

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SAAMI Announces Acceptance of Two New Cartridges

    NEWTOWN, Conn. — The Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers’ Institute Inc.,® (SAAMI®), the organization at the forefront of promoting firearms safety by creating standards that ensure safety, reliability and interchangeability of firearms, ammunition and components, announced the acceptance … Continue reading

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New Blazer 22 LR Bulk Packs Are Perfect for Practice

LEWISTON, Idaho – November 11, 2019 – Blazer Ammunition has expanded its wide selection of range ammunition with a bulk pack that’s perfect for high-volume shooting or training. Shipments have been delivered to dealers. Keep range day going longer with … Continue reading

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SIG SAUER Introduces 6mm Creedmoor Elite Match Ammunition

  NEWINGTON, N.H., (November 7, 2019) – SIG SAUER, Inc. extends its line of Elite Match premium competition ammunition with the addition of 6mm Creedmoor. Featuring a 107gr Sierra MatchKing® bullet, the new 6mm Creedmoor Elite Match OTM load has … Continue reading

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Buckets of Federal’s Award-Winning Syntech Range Ammunition Now Available

ANOKA, Minnesota – November 6, 2019 – From the largest ammunition manufacturer of the world comes all-new Syntech Bulk Buckets boast 250 to 500 rounds packed in rugged plastic buckets that stack, store and transport easily. Shipments of this product … Continue reading

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The One-Shot-and-Drop Round, the 450 Bushmaster

“The accuracy of these rounds is super impressive. Only a few practice shots with a brand new rifle and I was ready for hunting season. One shot later at 150 yards and I was able to harvest a buck and … Continue reading

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Announcing the 2020 New Products from Hornady

  SEE THE FULL LINEUP OF 2020 NEW PRODUCTS

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Winchester 350 Legend™ Wins NASGW Caliber Award

EAST ALTON, Ill. (October 23, 2019)— Winchester Ammunition was presented the 2019 Caliber Award for “Best New Ammunition” for the 350 Legend by the National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW) and the Professional Outdoor Media Association (POMA). (L-R) Laurie … Continue reading

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Federal Ammunition to Launch Exclusive Line of MeatEater Ammunition

  ANOKA, Minnesota – October 22, 2019 – Federal Ammunition, the world’s largest ammunition manufacturer, announced the forthcoming launch of an exclusive line of ammunition in partnership with MeatEater. This new line of ammunition will be available in stores starting … Continue reading

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RUAG Ammotec to Debut New Ammunition at 2019 NASGW Expo

  Tampa, USA, October 22, 2019. RUAG Ammotec USA is pleased to announce their participation in the 2019 National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers Expo (NASGW) at the Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center in Orlando, October 22nd – 25th. … Continue reading

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AGUILA AMMUNITION PRO SHOOTER AND HIS TEAM BREAK GUINNESS WORLD RECORD

  LENEXA, KANSAS – October 18th, 2019 – Congratulations on an incredible feat! On October 12, 2019, Aguila Ammunition pro-shooter and CZ-USA Shotgun Product and Special Event Manager Dave Miller and his team, set a new Guinness World record for … Continue reading

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RCBS Introduces Its Fastest and Most Accurate Powder Dispenser – The MatchMaster.

  MatchMaster Powder Dispenser. Precision 0.04 Grain Accuracy with Dual Tube Dispensing Technology. OVERLAND PARK, Kansas – October 10, 2019 – RCBS, the leading manufacturer of ammunition reloading equipment for rifles and pistols, announced today that it has released the … Continue reading

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CCI’s New Bottle of Pink Clean-22 Shoots Clean and Helps Fight Cancer

LEWISTON, Idaho – October 9, 2019 – CCI Ammunition is proud to announce new Clean-22 Pink ultra-clean 22 LR rounds. This new product will keep your rimfire running cleaner and helps in the fight of breast cancer. A portion of … Continue reading

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Pilgrim Ammunition Release New Product Information

Pilgrim Ammo’s new line of self-defense projectiles specifications are made public in advance of the product launch. USA (October 2019) – Pilgrim Ammunition, a new disrupter in the ammunition market, is responding to social media consumer requests for more information … Continue reading

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