Ammunition

Ammo, Inc. blends its Streak and OPS lines to create a new ammo series called Night OPS. (Photo: Ammo, Inc.) Ammo, Inc. announced the new Night OPS ammunition series, launching in the second quarter of 2018. The Night OPS series of ammo pairs Ammo, Inc.’s non-incendiary visual ammunition with its frangible hollow points. The company
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Vista Outdoor said it will raise prices on certain ammo product lines in April. (Photo: Vista Outdoor) Vista Outdoor said ammo prices will increase for a second time this year as the industry adopts a “rational and disciplined approach” to generating sales. Chief Executive Officer Christopher Metz told investors Thursday the company will raise prices
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Winchester says the “Hybrid-X redefines personal protection.” (Photos: Chris Eger/Guns.com) On hand at SHOT Show in Las Vegas, last week was Winchester’s latest 9mm personal defense round, the polymer-tipped Hybrid-X. Using a copper-jacketed segmented core, the Winchester reps explained the hybrid cartridges’ fluted polymer tip helps optimize penetration of the fragmenting lead core. Loaded to
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The biggest news from Weatherby was announcement of the move from California to Wyoming. The introduction of multiple models of women’s Camilla Mark V rifles in expanded chamberings is also quite exciting. (Photo: Kristin Alberts/Guns.com) The ultra-compact Alps Outdoorz/NWTF Deception ground blind is the first in its class of low-profile blinds made for the hunter
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Vista Outdoor said Orbital ATK will continue manufacturing Federal Premium ammo at the Lake City Army Ammunition Plant, pictured here. (Photo: John Sleezer/Kansas City Star) Vista Outdoor announced this week Orbital ATK will continue manufacturing ammo for its Federal Premium line — just days before a decade-long exclusive agreement between the two companies was set
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The 9mm Mag Loader takes the pressure out of loading your own mags, making it easier and quicker to get to the range. (Photo: MagPump) Loading mags is literally the worst part of heading to the range and MagPump looks to alleviate that inconvenience with its new 9mm Magazine Loader. MagPump says the Mag Loader
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Remington is set to release the Golden Saber BlackBelt ammo years after it was first announced. (Photo: Remington) After years of sitting, hoping, waiting and wishing Remington’s Golden Saber BlackBelt ammunition is finally leaving the factory and headed towards consumers. Announced several years ago, Remington said the ammo got put on the back burner but
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The press offers usability for both beginners and more experienced reloaders. (Photo: Lyman) Lyman Products adds to its reloading inventory, introducing the new Brass Smith Ideal press. Touting a heavy duty cast iron frame matched with stainless parts, the press is capable of tackling all pistol calibers and rifle cartridges up to 3.7 inch length.
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The FBI will receive many of these boxes — $16 millions worth. (Photo: Winchester Ammunition) Winchester Ammunition won an $16 million contract to supply .40-caliber service and training rounds to the FBI, according to the award notice. “The FBI uses one of the most rigorous ammunition tests ever developed and we are very proud that
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California gun owners are making a mad dash for ammo, retailers report, ahead of Proposition 63’s looming deadline. Online ammunition retailer AmmoMan.com said sales have skyrocketed in the weeks leading up to January, with Californians snatching up 50 percent more ammunition than gun owners in other states. “Californians are ordering more than customers in other
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The .25 ACP is tiny. A box of 50 goes right into my hand. The relative low power of the round had very little to do with its demise. (Photo: Terril Herbert) Pocket pistols are the mainstay of the concealed carry market today. Though a larger, more capable pistol is always better, a gun that
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The loading block is one of four new products designed by Creedmoor Sports. (Photo: Creedmoor Sports) Precision shooting products manufacturer and supplier, Creedmoor Sports, introduced four new products to its reloading accessories series aimed at making reloading simpler and faster. The Creedmoor Wilson Case Trimmer Platform, the Creedmoor Annealing Made Perfect Pilot Holder, The 30
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Vista Outdoor announced big changes for the company Thursday amid dismal second quarter financial results. (Photo: Daniel Terrill/Guns.com) Vista Outdoor’s new top executive wasted no time this week announcing major shake-ups in staff, inventory and product offerings as the company reports its second double digit earnings slide so far this year. Chief Executive Officer Chris
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Vista Outdoor reported a second quarter earnings slide of 25 percent as the post-election market challenges persist longer than expected. (Photo: VSTO) Vista Outdoor’s second quarter earnings declined 25 percent, according the company’s most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission — a side effect of post-election market conditions “persisting longer than expected.” Sales
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The Hornady App allows users to calculate ballistic data offline, when no wireless connectivity is available. (Photo: Hornady) Ammunition maker Hornady takes a step into the world of mobile apps, releasing the new Hornady Ballistic Calculator App equipped with 4 Degrees of Freedom calculator. The app, available for free on both Apple and Android app
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Besides a Critical Defense rifle offering for defensive situations, other new ammo lines include Hornady Dangerous Game, Subsonic and Frontier Cartridges as well as new additions to existing lines. The new Critical Defense rifle line, for personal protection, includes offerings in two different .223 loads– 55 and 73-grain– as well as a 155-grain 308. Joining
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