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New product today from the awesome bros at Freedom Munitions: American Steel. Made in the USA, steel-cased brass coated 9mm ammo. I'll let their product description say the rest: Unlike foreign made and imported steel cased ammunition, American Steel is made from the highest quality brass plated steel cases combined with dependable primers and powder.…

Newington, NH (October 7, 2015) – SIG SAUER, Inc., designer and manufacturer of the world’s most reliable firearms, silencers, optics, ammunition, airguns, and accessories is pleased to introduce 125gr .38 Super +P Elite Performance Ammunition in V-Crown™ jacketed hollow point (JHP) and SIG FMJ full metal jacket loads. With a muzzle velocity of 1230 feet…

Last week, I took the Ruger Blackhawk in .45 Colt to the range for accuracy testing. I worked with three different loads, Hornady 185 grain Critical Defense, Winchester 225 grain PDX, and Fiocchi 250 grain LRN cowboy ammo. The above group is from the Winchester PDX, and it shot into a hair over 2 inches…

We're going to open with a quote: "...there is no appreciable difference in the effectiveness of the 9 mm and the .45 ACP cartridges." Vincent J. M. Di Maio, GUNSHOT WOUNDS: Practical Aspects of Firearms, Ballistics, and Forensic Techniques SECOND EDITION, Page 150. The reason why I open with that quote is because it goes…

You see that frame? You see how it's cracked like that? That crack is why I'm very, very suspect of using re-manufactured ammo from companies I've never heard of. Generally speaking, I'll only use reman from the following companies: Atlanta Arms, Freedom Munitions and...yeah that's pretty much it.

Top row, left to right: two Magtech .38 Special 158 grain LSWC; two DoubleTap .38 Special +P 158 grain hardcast LSWC; two Federal .357 Magnum 158 grain JSP. Bottom row, left to right: two Federal .38 Special 158 grain LRN, two Federal Gold Medal 148 grain full WC. All of these rounds could be fired…

Everyone who's ever been on the gun section of the internet knows two things. The first is that you carry a .45 because they don't make a .46, and the second is that you carry a .357 Magnum because shooting twice is silly. Sorry, I know you probably caught the derp from that opening statement,…