Barnes Bullets, subsidiary of the Remington Outdoor Company, has issued an urgent recall of certain lots of .300 Weatherby ammunition. Barns has recently become aware that affected lots may have become mixed with cartridges from a different caliber. These affected lots, if loaded and fired, may cause massive damage to your firearm, serious injury, or […]
Judicial Watch, the Washington, D.C.-based watchdog group, has filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) seeking records of communications inside the agency when it was considering reclassifying certain types of AR-15 ammunition as armor-piercing—and effectively banning it from civilian use.
Reloading for shotguns is the easiest way to get started in reloading compared to rifle or pistol reloading. It’s faster because there are a few steps that you don’t have to do for shot shells. If you get hooked on any of the clay target games, chances are the cost of ammunition can limit the […]
When it comes to shooting and reloading, nothing beats brass, right? Steel and aluminum cases can’t be reloaded, and have other downsides like leaving dirtier chambers and giving lower velocities. Even polymer cases have their own problems and aren’t safe to reload. But Shell Shock Technologies claims to have made a reloadable case that is […]
Guns are great, but they’re just hunks of metal, wood, and plastic without something to shoot out of them. Ammunition is always an interesting category with advances in long range accuracy, defensive stopping power, or a little of both in new hunting loads. With the NSSF SHOT Show entering its second day, let’s take a […]
Christmas time is here and kids are studiously writing their letters to Santa. Meanwhile, the gun owners are waiting to see what President-elect Trump might bring them in the next four years. There are already a few bills in state houses and Congress alike, but will any of them see the light of day? Let’s […]
The Lewiston Tribune recently awarded Vista Outdoors (parent company of CCI and Federal Ammunition) Vice President Marty Zacha the Business Person of the Year award. In the following business profile, Zacha gave his insider’s opinion on future rimfire prices and production.
The National Shooting Sports Foundation released the following press release in response to the California Appellate Court reversing the original dismissal of the NSSF and SAAMI challenge to California’s Microstamping law.
Everybody is looking for great savings this holiday season. With the fear of new gun control fears fading with a gun-friendly government, there are plenty of great deals to be had. There are plenty of Black Friday Specials in the firearms industry, and we’ll probably see many more come out in the next few weeks. […]
CCI Ammunition, the only American manufacturer of handgun shotshells, has introduced four all-new handgun shotshells, featuring larger shot. They are available in four popular handgun calibers, as listed below: