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

Bullets: Sizes, Calibers, and Types [Guide + Videos]

Quickly learn all about common bullet sizes & calibers with tons of pics. Plus find out the differences between bullet tips such as hollow point and FMJ. (Read)

Ammo

Handgun Calibers [Definitive Guide + Videos]

Quickly learn the pros and cons of the most popular handgun calibers. We'll also cover average price, recoil, and recommended self-defense ammo for each. (Read)

Ammo

Best 9mm Ammo [2019]: 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

Best .45 ACP Ammo [2019]: 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 [2019]: 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

Rifle Caliber Guide [Definitive Guide + Videos]

Quickly learn about the pros and cons of popular rifle calibers with our handy guide. We also cover average price, recoil, and recommended ammo for each. (Read)

Ammo

5 Best Places to Buy Ammo Online [2019]

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

Best .380 Ammo [2019]: 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

The Weirdest & Craziest Ammo Out There

Stuff that sets things on fire, lethal darts, and old fashioned armor piercing...we take a look at some of the most exotic ammo types out there. (Read)

Ammo

9mm vs .45 ACP [Debate Finally Settled]

Not sure which one is best for you? We'll cover the pros & cons of 9mm vs .45 ACP, from stopping power to expansion, accuracy, price, capacity, and more. (Read)

Ammo

.223 vs 5.56 NATO vs .223 Wylde: Will Your Gun Blow?

Want to quickly know the difference between .223 vs 5.56 and potential safety concerns? We cover both plus .223 Wylde so you'll know the best for your gun. (Read)

AR-15

Best .300 Blackout AR-15 Uppers [2019]

The .300 Blackout is here to stay. We'll cover the best uppers out there for all budgets and build types...from pistol to rifle to suppressed. (Read)

Buyer's Guide

.243 Win Vs .308 Win: Comparison & Best Ammo

The .243 and .308 Winchester are two popular hunting cartridges. But what's the best for you? We cover the pros/cons of each plus our favorite ammo picks. (Read)

California

California (CA) Ammo Laws [2019]: Online Ordering & COE

In California and want to order ammo online or get set up with an 03 FFL and COE? We cover CA's new ammunition laws for 2019 so you know what's up. (Read)
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