Is it possible for ammunition to degrade over time, and if so, is it dangerous? A Facebook follower recently asked us the above question, and interestingly, there's not much straightforward information out there about that. (Part of the reason why is no doubt that no reputable ammunition manufacturer wants to promise that their product could never, ever go bad, because of … [Read more...] about Does Ammunition Go Bad?
It’s also known as “handloading,” and it might just be your new favorite hobby. Simply put, reloading is the process of taking your expended brass and recycling it with a new primer, charge and bullet. Sounds boring, right? So why would you bother doing it when there’s perfectly good factory ammo for sale? Here are four reasons why reloading might just turn out to be your … [Read more...] about 4 Reasons to Get Into Reloading
Ammunition manufacturer Hornady has made a strong stand against the State of New York's efforts to try to stop banks in the state from lending to businesses in the firearms industry. Steve Hornady, president of Hornady Manufacturing Company had this to say - Today, the State of New York did one of the most despicable acts ever perpetrated by any state by asking … [Read more...] about Hornady Stands Up to State of New York By Stopping Ammo Sales to NY State Agencies
In January, Federal Premium debuted a new long-range cartridge - the .224 Valkyrie. Having already achieved award-winning status prior to Shot Show, the new cartridge was officially approved by the Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers' Institute (SAAMI) during their committee meeting in Vegas. The official SAAMI publication of their decision was just released … [Read more...] about Federal Premium .224 Valkyrie Cartridge – Award-Winning, SAAMI-Approved And Expert-Chosen
In a move that seems far from likely to succeed, U.S. Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) is introducing legislation that would require background checks for people who buy ammunition. This is a bill that only has 36 Democratic co-sponsors. No Republicans in the House support the bill. There are some states that already have this type of legislation … [Read more...] about According To Debbie Wasserman Schultz, “You do not have the right to bear bullets”.