Category Archives: Ammunition

Speer Secures Long-Term Ammunition Contract from French National Police

LEWISTON, Idaho – February 14, 2018 – The French National Police recently awarded Speer with a long-term contract for its 124-grain, 9mm Luger Gold Dot Duty ammunition. This contract reflects the company’s industry-leading technologies and longstanding commitment to excellence.“The French … Continue reading

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Lyman® Products Celebrates 140 Years of Providing Innovative Products for Shooters, designed by Shooters.

In 1878, William Lyman invented the Lyman Tang Sight to correct the problems associated with gun sights of his day, and the Lyman Gunsight Company was born. 140 years later, Lyman Products Corporation continues his legacy by employing a team, … Continue reading

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Federal Premium Launches All-New Hydra-Shok Deep Personal Defense Load

ANOKA, Minnesota – February 8, 2018 – Federal Premium Ammunition is pleased to announce a new high-performance self-defense load. Hydra-Shok Deep builds off the time-tested Hydra-Shok platform with design improvements that better meet modern performance measurements. Shipments are being delivered … Continue reading

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Israeli-Based Israeli Military Industries Develops New Armor Piercing Match 5.56 Round That Outperforms M80 7.62 x 51 mm

IMI Systems’ Small Caliber Ammunition Division, the rounds manufacturer,  claims their new 5.56 APM combines the features of the 5.56mm and 7.62mm rounds. The ammunition is claimed to have enhanced accuracy and penetration capabilities, making it a suitable replacement option … Continue reading

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Lyman® Products’ New Cyclone Case Dryer Dries Brass and Gun Parts in No Time!

Lyman®, an innovator in the field of case preparation and reloading, introduces the perfect companion to any Ultrasonic or Rotary cleaning system with the new Cyclone Case Dryer. Middletown, Conn. (January 2018) – Lyman® Products proudly introduces the Cyclone Case … Continue reading

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CCI Ammunition Will Launch Two New Rimfire Loads at the 2018 SHOT Show

ANOKA, Minnesota – January 11, 2018 – CCI Ammunition is pleased to announce two new rimfire hunting loads during the 2018 SHOT Show (Booth No. 14551), January 23-26 at the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. The newest loads … Continue reading

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Speer to Launch New Products at the 2018 SHOT Show

ANOKA, Minnesota – January 11, 2018 – Speer will launch five new products within several lines during the 2018 SHOT Show (Booth No. 14551), January 23-26 at the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.Highlights include the new Speer Handloading … Continue reading

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Lyman Products Introduces the New Brass Smith All-American 8 Turret Press

Lyman, an innovator in the field of case preparation and reloading, has introduced the Brass Smith All-American 8™ Turret Press, the most feature-packed, rugged turret press on the market! Middletown, Conn. (January 2018) – Lyman® Products is proud to introduce … Continue reading

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Alliant Powder Will Launch Two Improved Reloading Propellants at the 2018 SHOT Show

ANOKA, Minnesota – January 10, 2018 – Alliant Powder, a leading manufacturer of smokeless propellant, will launch improved Red Dot and Green Dot reloading powders during the 2018 SHOT Show (Booth No. 14551), January 23-26 at the Sands Expo Center … Continue reading

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Federal Premium Will Launch 25 New Products at the 2018 SHOT Show

ANOKA, Minnesota – January 9, 2018 – Federal Premium will launch more than two dozen new products within several lines during the 2018 SHOT Show (Booth No. 14551), January 23-26 at the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.“We have … Continue reading

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Lyman® Products New Brass Smith Victory™ Press, the Workhorse for the Reloading Bench

Visit Lyman® Products, booth # 12724 at the 2018 SHOT Show. Super sturdy, the Victory™ Press features a newly designed straight line primer feed. Middletown, Conn. (January 2018) – Lyman® Products introduces the must-have new Brass Smith Victory™ Press, the … Continue reading

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Federal Premium Launches All-New Syntech Action Pistol Ammunition, Partners with USPSA

ANOKA, Minnesota – January 8, 2018 – Federal Premium’s all-new Syntech Action Pistol ammunition helps competitive action sports shooters stay on top of their game. The clean-burning, hard-hitting and extremely accurate ammunition offers a variety of benefits that make it … Continue reading

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Federal Premium Enhances Self-Defense Firepower With New Hydra-Shok Deep

  ANOKA, Minnesota – January 5, 2018 – Federal Premium built on the legendary performance of its time-tested Hydra-Shok platform to create new Hydra-Shok Deep. The hard-hitting new round delivers improved penetration and superior reliability to provide handgun owners with … Continue reading

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FBI Contract Awarded to Winchester

EAST ALTON, Ill., January 4, 2018–  The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has completed an extensive evaluation process and Winchester has been chosen as its primary source for .40 S&W pistol ammunition. This includes a bonded jacketed hollow point (JHP) … Continue reading

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Lyman Products New Brass Smith Ideal Press Covers Beginner and Experienced Reloaders

The compact Ideal™ press is a great starting press for beginners, as well as a companion press for experienced reloaders. Middletown, Conn. (January 2018) – Lyman® Products proudly introduces the right-sized new Brass Smith Ideal™ press. Beginners using the C-Frame … Continue reading

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U.S. Department of Homeland Security Awards Speer Gold Dot with Contract for up to 120 Million Rounds

  LEWISTON, Idaho – December 19, 2017 – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Immigration Customs Enforcement (ICE), recently awarded Speer a major ammunition contract. Starting delivery in 2018, the contract provides for up to 120 million rounds of … Continue reading

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Federal Premium Introduces All-New 224 Valkyrie Cartridge

  ANOKA, Minnesota – December 13, 2017 – Federal Premium is pleased to introduce an all-new cartridge that takes the popular MSR 15 platform to unheard of heights in long-range precision and ballistic performance. The 224 Valkyrie produces flat trajectories, … Continue reading

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National Police Ammunition Settles Industrial Press Claim

  Miami, Fla. (December 2017)  – National Police Ammunition, based in Miami, the leading supplier of small-arms ammunition for military, law enforcement and civilian use, has agreed to settle a claim that NPA filed over an industrial press that was … Continue reading

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CALIFORNIA GUN OWNERS PROP 63 DEADLINE IS APPROACHING–GET YOUR AMMUNITION NOW.

Proposition 63: Firearms. Ammunition Sales. “Safety for All Act of 2016” Sale and purchase of ammunition. Beginning on January 1, 2019, anyone who wishes to purchase ammunition in the state must first pass a background check and obtain authorization by … Continue reading

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AGUILA 12 GAUGE MINISHELL

Aquila has introduced a mini shotgun shell which it markets as the MINISHELL. This is a 12 gauge shell available in a slug, buckshot and 7-1/2 birds shot. The shell is 1-3/4 inches which essentially doubles your tube capacity. The … Continue reading

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Creedmoor Sports Adds Four New Reloading Accessories to its Line Up

The Creedmoor Wilson Case Trimmer Platform, Annealing Made Perfect Pilot Holder and the 30 Cal. and 223 Cal. Loading Blocks make reloading simpler, faster and more enjoyable. Anniston, Ala. (October 2017) – Creedmoor Sports, the precision shooting products manufacturer and … Continue reading

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CREEDMOOR 9mm 124GR XTP +P

Enjoyed some range time with CREEDMOOR’s new 9mm defensive load the 124GR XTP +P. But, before coming to any conclusions note that this is not your garden variety defensive 9mm. The CREEDMOOR ammunition represents the first commercial introduction of a … Continue reading

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Shell Shock Technologies’ NAS3 Casings Featured in girlSHOT’s Concealed Carry Ammo Compact and 20-Round Refill Signature Product Release

The girlSHOT Concealed Carry Ammo Compact is a unique, soft-touch concealed carry compact case that hides 10 personal defense rounds in a secret compartment. girlSHOT Concealed Carry Compact Westport, Conn. (October 2017) – Shell Shock Technologies, LLC., an early stage … Continue reading

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SNEAK PREVIEW: CREEDMOOR 9mm 124GR XTP+P SHELL SHOCK CASE

I’ve got a couple of reviews coming your way in November as we roll into the Holiday Season. One that I’m really excited about is Creedmoor’s 9mm XTP +P ammo. A table top look reveals a superbly crafted 9mm round … Continue reading

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Shell Shock Technologies’ NAS3 Casings Used in New Ammunition Line, NovX Ammunition

NovX Ammunition, featuring Shell Shock Technologies’ casings, is lighter, faster, flies flatter and with less recoil. Westport, Conn. (October 2017) – 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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Aguila Ammunition Enters the .300 AAC Blackout Space

CONROE, TEXAS – September 19th, 2017 – Texas Armament & Technology (TxAT) and Aguila Ammunition are pleased to be adding a .300 AAC Blackout round to their product offerings. The high performance, compact round was originally developed by Advanced Armament … Continue reading

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Federal Launches Syntech Component Bullets for Handloaders

  ANOKA, Minnesota – August 14, 2017 – Federal Ammunition is pleased to announce it is now offering popular American Eagle Syntech Total Synthetic Jacket (TSJ) bullets as components for handloading, allowing both competitive and casual shooters to load Syntech … Continue reading

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World’s Deadliest 12 Gauge Round

Winder, GA, August 9, 2017, G2 Research’s NEW extreme performance self-defense 12 gauge round. In development for over three years by G2 Research this new high-performance 12 gauge self-defense round will hit the market this Fall. The all brass 303-grain … Continue reading

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American Tactical Offers Shotgun Ammo

(Summerville, SC ) – American Tactical, US manufacturer and world-wide importer of firearms, ammunition and tactical equipment, is proud to offer American Tactical Shotgun Ammunition.Building on the success of their lineup of shotguns, American Tactical is offering a variety of … Continue reading

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Federal Premium Adds 6.5 Creedmoor to Trophy Copper Line

  ANOKA, Minnesota – August 2, 2017 – Federal Premium Ammunition is pleased to announce it has added a 120-grain 6.5 Creedmoor offering to its popular Trophy Copper lineup. The load combines the hottest cartridge in shooting with the proven … Continue reading

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Precision Delta Offers 223 PDP Pro Ammunition

  (Ruleville, MS) – Precision Delta, one of the nation’s largest manufacturers of handgun reloading components and match ammunition, is proud to offer their PDP Pro ammunition in an additional caliber option.Precision Delta has added .223 55gr FMJ-BT to the … Continue reading

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Federal Launches a New Line of Dual-Purpose Train + Protect Versatile HP Ammunition

ANOKA, Minnesota – August 1, 2017 – Federal Ammunition is pleased to announce its launch of Train + Protect, a new line of handgun loads designed for both practice and personal protection. The competitively priced ammunition features Federal’s versatile hollow-point … Continue reading

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Federal Launches 13 Options in Its New Non-Typical Deer Hunting Ammunition Lineup

Federal Launches 13 Options in Its New Non-Typical Deer Hunting Ammunition Lineup ANOKA, Minnesota — July 24, 2017 — Federal Ammunition is pleased to announce its launch of Non-Typical, a full line of ammunition specifically built for the American deer … Continue reading

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MADE IN THE U.S.A.

We are proud to be one of the few manufacturers of brass in the United States.  We specialize in match grade 300 Winchester, 338 LAPUA, & 6.5 Creedmoor brass.  In independent lab tests, our brass has delivered sub-1/4″ MOA. I’ve … Continue reading

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Federal Offers Fusion MSR 300 Blackout

ANOKA, Minnesota – July 12, 2017 – Federal Ammunition is pleased to announce a new 150-grain 300 Blackout load designed for deer hunters in its Fusion MSR lineup. Shipments of this new product are currently being delivered to dealers.Modern sporting … Continue reading

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ShellTech, Announces Plant Opening in Kentucky

ShellTech, a new subsidiary of Shell Shock Technologies, will open high-volume ammunition casings plant, creating 50 new jobs, in Eubank, Kentucky, manufacturing Shell Shock’s NAS3 cases. Westport, Conn. (June 2017) – Shell Shock Technologies, LLC., an early stage technology and … Continue reading

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Winchester’s New Expedition Big Game Long Range Ammunition

EAST ALTON, Ill., June 21, 2017 – Continuing with the goal of making ammunition selection easy for hunters, Winchester Ammunition introduces Expedition Big Game Long Range. The ammunition line includes an array of popular big game calibers built for the … Continue reading

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GEMTECH’s NEW 22LR SUBSONIC

Putting together a heavier bullet, a cleaner powder, a premium lube on the lead round nose projectile resulted in consistent velocities and harder hitting performance at subsonic, suppressor-friendly speed. The 42 grain lead round nose bullet is heavier than traditionally … Continue reading

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Federal Premium Introduces Gold Medal Berger

  ANOKA, Minnesota – May 24, 2017 – Federal Premium Ammunition is proud to announce its new Gold Medal Berger, which combines the most sought-after bullets on the Precision Rifle Series with the industry’s most trusted factory ammunition. Shipments are … Continue reading

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Federal Premium Expands Personal Defense HST Micro Lineup with 38 Special +P Load

  ANOKA, Minnesota – May 18, 2017 – Federal Premium Ammunition’s Personal Defense HST Micro loads fuel peak performance from subcompact, concealed-carry handguns. For 2017, the HST Micro line has been expanded to include a 130-grain 38 Special +P load … Continue reading

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