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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

The Truth About Brass vs. Steel Ammo

Should you shoot steel-cased ammo? Or simply stick with the more expensive brass-cased ammo? We go through the facts and set things straight with some simple rules to follow. (Read)

How-To

8 Most Common AR-15 Failures & How To Fix Them

The AR-15 is reliable but can still have some hiccups. We go over a couple of the most common AR-15 failures and how to fix them. (Read)

News

U.S. State Dept. Bans Russian Ammo Imports

The U.S. State Department banned Russian ammo imports, but why? We deep dive into what caused this and its effect on American consumers. (Read)

News

Ammo, Inc. Acquires GunBroker in $240M Merger

Ammo, Inc. and GunBroker have joined forces in a $240M merger that will see GunBroker act as a subsidiary of Ammo, Inc. (Read)

Gun Reviews

[Review] Bersa Thunder & Firestorm .380: Better 007 PPK?

Looking at the updated PPK from Bersa in the form of the Thunder and Firestorm? We cover the differences and review for reliability, accuracy, and more. (Read)

Ammo

FBI Ammo Test Protocol: How It Shaped the Industry

We break down what the FBI's ammo test protocol is and how this battery of tests changed the firearm and ammunition industries. (Read)

AR-15

Best Alternative AR-15 Cartridges and Calibers

Looking for a harder hitting AR-15? We cover 5 of the best alternative cartridges and calibers with their pros, cons, and recommended uppers & ammo. (Read)

Ammo

Tipped Bullets: What You Need to Know [Guide]

We walk you through the various tipped bullets on the market and explain what they do and how they're used. (Read)

Buyer's Guide

A Guide to .458 SOCOM: History, Rifles, & Parts

Let's explore .458 SOCOM -- its origins, what it's used for, and some guns and gear capable of handling this big bore. (Read)

News

Guns, Ammo Shortage Causes Shifts in Buying Trends

COVID, riots, and an election yielded ammo and gun shortages in 2020. But has that impacted or uprooted traditional buying trends? We investigate. (Read)

Buyer's Guide

Best .50 BMG Rifles & Ammo [Ultimate Guide]

You want a big caliber? We got a big caliber. We take a look at the .50 BMG round, giving you the best .50 BMG rifles and ammunition. (Read)

Beginner's Guide

How Guns Work [Guide & Video]

How do guns work?!? We'll quickly cover how they work, components of a bullet, various actions, and loading mechanisms. (Read)

How-To

[How-To] Clear a Squib Load at the Range

You're bound to encounter a squib load at least once in your shooting career. So, we're filling you in on what to do if a squib happens to you. (Read)

Ammo

Different Ammo in the Same Gun…Kaboom?

Your revolver is .357 Mag, but people say it shoots .38 Spl. Your AR-15 says it can shoot 5.56x45mm, but your friend says get .223. What's going on? (Read)
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