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


Ammo

5.56x45mm vs. 7.62x39mm: Ballistics Match of Tortoise and the Hare

5.56 vs 7.62...what's better? We cover the famous rounds of the AR-15 and AK-47 in terms of bullet size and velocity to see which is the overall winner. (Read)

Reloading

What You Need to Know About Reloading Dies [Guide]

We walk you through what you need to know when it comes to reloading dies: what they are, how to use them, and the different types. (Read)

Ammo

Best Shotgun Ammo: 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

7 Best Long-Range Cartridges: Hit Stuff Really Far Away

Want to send it really far downrange? We cover a few of our favorite long range cartridges. Complete with ammo suggestions, capability, rifles, and more. (Read)

Rimfire

.17 HMR vs. .22 LR vs. .22 Win Mag — Which is the Best?

We take a look at three rimfire calibers -- .17 HMR, .22 LR, and .22 Win Mag to see which rounds perform the best under various circumstances. (Read)

Ammo

30 Super Carry: Best New Concealed Carry Caliber?

Can .30 Super Carry upend 9mm as the concealed carry go-to, or is this new round just a fad? We take .30 Super Carry to the range to find out... (Read)

Ammo

Best .300 Blackout Ammo: Self Defense, Hunting, Target

.300 AAC Blackout ammo comes in lots of flavors from training to home defense to hunting, we took a look at the whole range of ammo and picked out our top favorites for each type so that you can save time and money! (Read)

Buyer's Guide

.300 Blackout (BLK) vs. 5.56: What’s Best For You?

Thinking of going .300 Blackout? Find out how it compares to the 5.56 in ballistics and knockdown power. (Read)

Ammo

Best .22 LR Rimfire Ammo: Accuracy, Plinking, & Hunting

Too many choices? We'll help you choose the best .22 LR rimfire ammo for plinking, accuracy, hunting, and even sub-sonic loads. (Read)

Ammo

Storing Ammo For the End of The World (Or Your Next Range Trip)

If you're like us, more ammo is more better. With this guide, you can store ammo for the End of Days, or just buy in bulk for your next range trip. (Read)

Ammo

What Are Wildcat Cartridges & Which Ones Made the Mark? [Guide]

We walk through some of the best and most well-known wildcat cartridges as well as talk about what a wildcat cartridge is! (Read)

Ammo

Best Shotgun Mini Shells: Birdshot, Buckshot & Slugs [Hands-On]

What are shotgun mini shells good for? We give you all the deets plus our favorite shells for plinking, hunting, home defense, & more. (Read)

Buyer's Guide

Best 5.7x28mm Guns and Ammo: New Renaissance

FN's 5.7x28mm round is experiencing a renaissance with new pistols and rifles. We go over our top picks of 5.7 guns plus the best available ammo choices. (Read)

Shooting

Best Ballistic Calculator Apps for Your Smartphone

Ballistic calculators are a must for long-range shooters and anyone looking to make precision shots at the range. Come get our top recommendations! (Read)
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