Category Ammo

All our ammo articles from the Best Places to Buy Ammo Online to the best self-defense and range ammo for common calibers.

Ammo

9x39mm: The Ins & Outs of the Russian Round

The 9x39mm is a unique Russian round and we're taking a look at its history, evolution, and modern military and civilian applications. (Read)

Ammo

Best Lead-Free Ammo for Hunting & Shooting [Guide]

Do you use lead-free ammo on hunts and at the range? Maybe you should. Read up on the benefits and see our list of the best lead-free ammo. (Read)

California

[How-To] Buy Ammo in California: Laws, Online Ordering, & COE

In California and want to buy ammunition for your guns? We cover everything you need to know and how to actually buy ammo in the Golden State. (Read)

Ammo

Best Shotgun Ammo [2021]: Home Defense & Target Shooting

*Ka-CHUNK* That sound should scare away most. But what if you had to shoot? We go over the best shotgun ammo for home defense based on ballistics. (Read)

Ammo

Best 9mm Ammo [2021]: Self Defense & Range Shooting

Want the best 9mm ammo for self defense? We utilize FBI ballistic gel tests that measure penetration and expansion. Plus our favorite plinking rounds. (Read)

Ammo

.45 Colt: More Than Just a Cowboy Action Round?

Ever wondered what .45 Colt is and why it might work in an apocalypse? We got all the answers (and more) in this guide to the venerable round. (Read)

Ammo

Best .38 Special & .357 Magnum Ammo [2021]

How do you pick the best ammo for your revolver? We cover the best .38 Special and .357 Magnum ammo for anything from home defense to plinking and hunting. (Read)

Ammo

Best .380 Ammo [2021]: Self-Defense & Target Practice

Need recommendations for the best .380 self-defense and plinking rounds? These personal picks bring out the best capability of the diminutive round. (Read)

Ammo

Best AR-15 Ammo [2021]: Range & Home Defense

Find out the best ammo for your AR-15 for range plinking or home defense. We'll cover cheap FMJ rounds, steel penetrator rounds, and even hollow points for maximum knockdown power. (Read)

Ammo

Best .45 ACP Ammo [2021]: Home Defense & Target Practice

Want the best .45 ACP ammo for home defense? We cover FBI tests that cover penetration and expansion. Plus our favorite picks for range and plinking ammo to save you money. (Read)

Ammo

Best .40 S&W Ammo [2021]: Self Defense & Target Practice

Want the best .40 ammo possible...at the best prices? Read on for quick recommendations of self-defense and target ammo based on ballistics gel data. (Read)

Ammo

9 Best Places to Buy Ammo Online [2021]

So many online ammo sites! We've bought from them all and these are the best. Plus specific recommendations of the best ammo for your caliber and possible shipping restrictions. (Read)

Ammo

Which Rifle Round is Better: 7.62 vs. 5.56 NATO

Not sure which rifle round is best for you? We'll cover the pros & cons of 7.62 vs. 5.56, delve into the history, and learn how both are used. (Read)

News

Ammo Shortage To Continue Until Summer 2021

Manufacturers and retailers agree the ammunition shortage will likely continue until summer 2021. What's slowing things down? Come find out. (Read)
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