Category Archives: Ammunition

Taking on a New Case

Nammo – Sep 16, 2019 16:19 CEST LIGHTENS THE LOAD: A box of .50 cal polymer ammunition. It has one big advantage: a much lower weight compared to traditional ammunition. Photo: Nammo After more than 150 years, the look – … Continue reading

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Shell Shock Technologies Sponsored Shooters Perform Strong at Several Weekend Competitions

Westport, Conn. (September 2019) – Shell Shock Technologies, LLC., an early-stage technology and manufacturing company focused on developing innovative case technologies for the ammunition industry, is pleased to announce that several of its sponsored shooters had successful match results this … Continue reading

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PRODUCT WARNING AND RECALL NOTICE: WINCHESTER® Super-X 17 HMR 20 Grain Jacketed Hollow Point

Olin Winchester, LLC is recalling two (2) lots of 17 HMR 20 Grain Jacketed Hollow Point Rimfire rifle ammunition. Symbol:  X17HMR1Lot Numbers (last four characters): NB51 and NB61 Winchester has determined the above lots of 17 HMR ammunition may contain … Continue reading

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SIG SAUER ELITE PERFORMANCE AMMUNITION–300BLK SBR

  SIG SAUER Introduced a 300BLK cartridge specifically designed for 300BLK SBRs with a barrel length of 9 inches or else. In this review I take a look at how well it performs in a 7.5 inch barrel. The results … Continue reading

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Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers’ Institute Publishes Accepted 12-gauge 1 ¾-inch Cartridge and Chamber Designs

ANOKA, Minnesota – September 11, 2019 – Federal recently presented its 12-gauge 1 ¾-inch Smooth Bore Barrel cartridge and chamber designs to the Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers’ Institute (SAAMI) to be voted on for standardization. The specifications were approved … Continue reading

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Shell Shock Technologies Signs Trevor Cotter as Newest Sponsored Shooter

Shell Shock Technologies will be supplying Cotter with its NAS3 cases for his competitions during 2019. Westport, Conn. (September 2019) – Shell Shock Technologies, LLC., an early-stage technology, and manufacturing company focused on developing innovative case technologies for the ammunition … Continue reading

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Is the 10mm Round a Trend or Here to Stay?

Steinel Ammunition is betting on the enigmatic round with four variants, all premium performers without the big-ticket price tag. Twinsburg, Ohio (August 2019) – Steinel Ammunition, having distinguished themselves as the champions of forgotten military rounds and persuasive big bore … Continue reading

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Personal Defense Ammunition, Unlike Anything on the Market, Coming Soon from Pilgrim Ammunition

  Less felt recoil, increased energy, better stopping power and American-made. USA (August 2019) – Pilgrim Ammunition, a new disrupter in the ammunition market, announce the launch of premium self-defense ammunition for the fall of 2019. Made in America using … Continue reading

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Federal’s Bucks, Bulls & Blades Promotion Going Strong

  ANOKA, Minnesota – August 29, 2019 – Federal’s Bucks, Bulls & Blades promotion program, in conjunction with Knives of Alaska, is currently underway. Through the program, customers who buy qualifying Federal Premium medium/big ammunition can get up to a … Continue reading

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Shell Shock Technologies Sponsored Shooter John Vlieger Places Second Overall at the 2019 EGW Area 8 Championship

  Vlieger also finished second in the Open Division with 1452.5935 match points and a time of 175.81. Westport, Conn. (August 2019) – Shell Shock Technologies, LLC., an early-stage technology and manufacturing company focused on developing innovative case technologies for … Continue reading

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Federal Strengthens Conservation and Youth Education Program Support with Dedicated Staff

ANOKA, Minnesota – August 28, 2019 – Federal Ammunition started its support of the 4-H Shooting Sports program more than 80 years ago. It is also the biggest proponent of conservation through on box royalty programs and a legacy of … Continue reading

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Federal’s New 224 Valkyrie Loads Stretch Long-Range Horizons

ANOKA, Minnesota – August 22, 2019 – Federal proudly announces two new flat-shooting Premium 224 Valkyrie loads that deliver precision accuracy at long ranges. Shipments of these Federal Premium 224 Valkyrie cartridges have been delivered to dealers.In 2018, Federal transformed … Continue reading

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Federal Introduces Syntech PCC for the Heavy Demands of Pistol Caliber Carbine Competition Shooters

ANOKA, Minnesota – August 21, 2019 – Federal is excited to announce its new Syntech PCC 9mm Luger load, designed to meet the exhaustive demands of fast-paced Pistol Caliber Carbine competitions, with flawless function in carbine platforms. Shipments of Syntech … Continue reading

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Federal’s New Upland Steel Loads Are Perfect for High-Volume Hunts

  ANOKA, Minnesota – August 19, 2019 – Federal is pleased to announce new Upland Steel loads in 12- and 20-gauge, which are perfect choices for doves and other light upland game, especially in areas that require the use of … Continue reading

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From Spreadsheets & Meetings to Loading Ammo: the Steinel Ammunition Story

A story of how the contagious shooting bug infected an accountant, taking him on the business ride of his life, only to discover his passion is his mission. For Andy Steinel, a midwest-born and bred boy, life was on a … Continue reading

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Federal’s New Shorty Shotshells: Big Performance in Small Packages

  ANOKA, Minnesota – August 15, 2019 – Federal unveils its new Shorty Shotshells, which deliver similar full-sized performance without the length of standard shells. Shipments of Federal Shorty Shotshells have been delivered to dealers.Great things really do come in … Continue reading

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SIG SAUER Introduces Elite Hunter Tipped Ammunition

NEWINGTON, N.H., (August 12, 2019) – SIG SAUER, Inc. is pleased to introduce Elite Hunter Tipped ammunition – the newest line in the rapidly growing SIG SAUER brand of award-winning ammunition offerings. Elite Hunter Tipped ammunition gives the serious sportsman … Continue reading

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RCBS Announces MatchMaster Competition Die Sets

  OVERLAND PARK, Kansas – August 9, 2019 – RCBS, the leading manufacturer of ammunition reloading equipment for rifles and pistols, announces the new MatchMaster Competition Die Series.RCBS MatchMaster Competition Dies are the perfect tool for precision handloaders who are … Continue reading

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Speer’s New Impact Component Bullets Tough, with High BC

LEWISTON, Idaho – July 29, 2019 – Speer’s new Impact component bullets let you take your hunts and handloads farther than you ever thought possible. Shipments of Speer Impact component bullets have been delivered to dealers.The new Speer Impact bullet, … Continue reading

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Winchester Celebrates National Shooting Sports Month

EAST ALTON, Ill. (July 29, 2019)— August is National Shooting Sports Month®, a time to celebrate recreational sport shooting and encourage others to visit a shooting range—and shoot. Now, more than ever before, people all over the United States, more … Continue reading

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Atlanta Arms Team Members Dominate at the 2019 US IPSC National Championships

  [ Covington, Georgia — July 19, 2019 ] KC Eusebio and Sal Luna of the Atlanta Arms Shooting Team take 1st and 2nd place respectively at the US IPSC National Champions this past weekend in Frostproof, Florida. Both shooters … Continue reading

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John Vlieger, Shell Shock Technologies Sponsored Shooter, Places Fifth Overall at 2019 US IPSC National Championship

  Vlieger competed against 252 competitors to finish with 1205.9752 match points and a time of 202.49. Westport, Conn. (July 2019) – Shell Shock Technologies, LLC., an early-stage technology and manufacturing company focused on developing innovative case technologies for the … Continue reading

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CCI and Ruger Team Up on 70th Anniversary Commemorative Target Load

LEWISTON, Idaho – July 18, 2019 – CCI Ammunition is proud to introduce a commemorative Ruger 70th Anniversary 22 LR target load. It will be available in stores this fall and makes a great addition to the collection of any … Continue reading

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PRIME Ammunition and RUAG End Litigation

PRIME Ammunition and RUAG End LitigationLas Vegas, NV, July 16, 2019 – Effective immediately, Citizens Ammunition, LLC DBA PRIME and RUAG Ammotec have agreed to conclude the litigation between the companies.  Terms of the settlement will not be released.  According … Continue reading

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Shell Shock Technologies Signs Don Aman as Newest Sponsored Shooter

Shell Shock Technologies will be supplying Aman with its NAS3 cases for his 2019 competitive season. Westport, Conn. (July 2019) – Shell Shock Technologies, LLC., an early stage technology and manufacturing company focused on developing innovative case technologies for the … Continue reading

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Steinel Ammunition Salutes the Rifle that Won the War, the M1 Garand 30-06

The M1 Garand is an icon for the two million plus soldiers that served in WWll. Steinel Ammunition’s 30-06 M1 Garand M2 Ball ammo is designed to give your rifle back its glory days. Twinsburg, Ohio (July 2019) – When … Continue reading

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Steinel Ammunition Fourth of July Promo on 44 Magnum 320 gr. WLNGC and 44 S&W Special Self Defense Ammo

Kick off your summer with Steinel Ammo’s limited-time sale on one of America’s favorite 44 rounds for hunting or self-defense. Twinsburg, Ohio (July 2019) – Nothing is more American than the 44 magnum round for hog hunting or other hard-to-stop … Continue reading

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Nammo Signs Historic Framework Agreement with the Norwegian Armed Forces

  Norwegian soldier fires his FN MINIMI light machine gun during an exercise. Photo: Henrik Røyne, Norwegian Armed Forces Nammo today signed a four-year framework agreement with the Norwegian Defence Logistics Organization (NDLO) for ammunition deliveries to the Norwegian Armed … Continue reading

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Introducing new calibers of WWII Victory Series ammunition.

Commemorating WWII Winchester pays honor to the anniversary of World War II with its commemorative Victory Series ammunition. Packaged in collectors’ cartons and wood boxes, the ammunition in this series includes special headstamps and period-correct load specifications — perfect for … Continue reading

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Shell Shock Technologies Signs Garrett Schutz as Newest Sponsored Shooter

  Shell Shock Technologies will be supplying Schutz with its NAS3 cases for his competitions during 2019. Westport, Conn. (June 2019) – Shell Shock Technologies, LLC., an early stage technology, and manufacturing company focused on developing innovative case technologies for … Continue reading

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Winchester Ammunition Aligns with Sporting Classics TV with Chris Dorsey

    New Series will Debut July 1 on Outdoor Channel EAST ALTON, Ill. (June 10, 2019) –  Winchester Ammunition announced its sponsorship with the upcoming television series Sporting Classics with Chris Dorsey produced by Dorsey Pictures.  The series will … Continue reading

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Butler Creek ASAP Electronic Magazine Loader Now Shipping

  OVERLAND PARK, Kansas – June 6, 2019 – Butler Creek, maker of smart, field-proven, hunting and shooting accessories, is excited to announce the ASAP Electronic Magazine Loader is now available at retailers online and in stores. The .223/5.56 ASAP … Continue reading

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New CCI VNT Rounds Ideal for Varmint Hunters, Target Shooters

LEWISTON, Idaho – June 3, 2019 – CCI Ammunition introduces new VNT loads in 17 Mach 2 and 22 WMR, offering precision performance for varmint hunters and target shooters. Shipments are being delivered to dealers.In 2018, CCI extended the range … Continue reading

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Shell Shock Technologies Sponsored Shooter John Vlieger Wins Open Division, Second Overall at the 2019 LimCat Custom and Precision Delta Mississippi Classic

Westport, Conn. (May 2019) – Shell Shock Technologies, LLC., an early stage technology and manufacturing company focused on developing innovative case technologies for the ammunition industry, is pleased to announce its sponsored shooter, John Vlieger, took home the High Open … Continue reading

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8x22mm Ammunition for the Classic Type 94 and 14 Nambu Pistol Now Available at Steinel Ammunition

Steinel Ammunition Co. developed an 83-grain load 8x22mm FMJ round specifically for this popular early to mid-20th century Japanese pistol. Twinsburg, Ohio (May 2019) – To collectors of military small arms, the Type 94 Nambu pistol is a popular choice. … Continue reading

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Lyman Products Acquires Mark 7 Reloading to Strengthen its Position within the Reloading Market

Lyman® Products will combine their world-class manufacturing with Mark 7 Reloading®’s world-class engineering to reach the commercial and competitive shooting (prosumer) marketplace. Middletown, Conn. (May 2019) – Lyman® Products is extremely pleased to announce that, effective immediately,Mark 7® Reloading is … Continue reading

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Steinel Ammunition Co. Receives Large Ammo Contract to Load Inceptor ARX Bullets

Steinel Ammunition Co. contracted to produce loads for the Inceptor Preferred Hunting line of In45 Colt ARX, 450 Bushmaster ARX, and 458 SOCOM ARX. Twinsburg, Ohio (May 2019) – Steinel Ammunition Co., manufacturers of American-made premium self-defense, hunting, and target … Continue reading

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New Blazer 9mm Luger Load Perfect for Realistic Practice

LEWISTON, Idaho – May 2, 2019 – Blazer Ammunition has expanded its wide selection of range ammunition with a new 147-grain 9mm Luger Blazer Brass load designed for realistic high-volume training. Shipments are being delivered to dealers.The load’s heavier bullet … Continue reading

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Hydra-Shok Bullets Now Available as Components

ANOKA, Minnesota – May 2, 2019 – Federal Premium Hydra-Shok, the bullet design that’s defined self-defense for a generation, is now available as a component for handloaders. Shipments have been delivered to dealers.Introduced in 1989, Hydra-Shok remains one of the … Continue reading

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Hydra-Shok Deep Takes 2019 Golden Bullseye Award for Ammunition Product of the Year

ANOKA, Minnesota – April 30, 2019 – The National Rifle Association’s (NRA) Shooting Illustrated magazine recently honored Federal Premium Hydra-Shok Deep with its Golden Bullseye Award for 2019 Ammunition Product of the Year. Federal Ammunition representatives accepted the award on … Continue reading

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