Ammunition

Ammunition reviews and articles from expert authors, gunsmiths, shooters and gun experts at Gun Digest.

Precision is a key in working up varmint loads.

Reloading .22-Caliber Centerfire Cartridges

Reloading .22-caliber centerfire cartridges requires precision, but the attention to detail pays off in the field. Accurately loaded cartridges can make your next varmint hunt -- whether it be squirrel, woodchuck or coyote -- a blast.

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SHOT Show 2014: New Ammunition of which to Take Aim

With all the cool guns on display at SHOT Shot 2014 it's easy to forget the other end of the equation -- ammunition. Here is just a taste of what's hitting the ammo market in the next year, with some new reloading supplies thrown in for good measure.

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Ammo Retailer Lists Top-10 Sellers of 2013

Ever wondered what was the top handgun load? What about the most popular rifle ammo? Online ammunition retailer LuckyGunner.com gives a glimpse of what drove its sales in 2013.

Is High-Velocity Ammo Worth It?

Is High-Velocity Ammunition Worth It for Handguns?

My opinion is, for the average shooter, probably not. Handgun ammo comes in many different loadings within caliber. High-velocity ammunition varieties (often referred to as ā€œ+Pā€) come with higher combustion pressures and more sophisticated bullet designs.

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5 Tools You Need in Addition to Your Reloading Kit

So you've bought an ammunition reloading kit, good. Your on your way to a rewarding pastime. But your not ready to start churning out ammo yet. You still need to procure a few more tools before you get to building the perfect round.

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Ammunition Still Calling the Shots

Shooters across the country have been hoping and praying for an end to the ammunition shortage. But in some corners of America cartridges, bullets and reloading supplies continue to be the hot ticket among buyers.

Win1911 Ammunition, specifically tailored for one of the world's most iconic pistols.

Winchester Releases Ammo Tailored for Iconic 1911

The Model 1911 is perhaps one of the world's most popular pistols, having earned its stripes in some of the most brutal conflicts of the 20th Century. Now one manufacturer has introduced ammunition specifically tailored for top performance in the historic handgun.

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Barnes Bullets Expanding AAC Blackout Lines

It has not taken long for the shooting world to embrace the .300 AAC Blackout. Demand has been great enough that one bullet manufacturer is upping its game, offering a heavier Blackout option.