Federal Premium Ammunition made the most of the 2015 SHOT Show, releasing six new products for the coming year. And it appears few shooters were left out, with a round for nearly every application.
SIG Sauer is taking its first foray into rifle ammunition with the introduction of a subsonic 300 Blackout round. But cartridge is just the start of the company feeding long guns, with more rifle ammo planned for release this year.
The 300 Blackout popularity is growing among AR shooters, a trend HPR doesn't appear to have missed. The ammo maker has just released a new round for the Blackout, topped with one of Barnes' top hunting rounds.
Lapua has always been a hit among competitive shooters, hunters and reloaders. Those folks' hearts should go aflutter with the renowned Finnish company releasing their new products for this year.
Ammunition has been scarce, there no doubt about that. But for a Western retailer brimming with bullets, it's the perception of a lack of ammo, not an actual drought, that has slowed his sales.
The .458 Winchester Magnum came about in the mid 20th Century, but has had a lasting impact on the hunting world. The cartridge sets the modern standard in taking down dangerous game.
The concealed carry market remains hot in Michigan, which has had some unexpected consequences. The lack of some ammunition has pushed buyers to consider different calibers for their carry guns.
Hunters, settlers and soldiers boosted their reach and firepower with metallic cartridges and Sharps rifles. And while the design is more than 150-years-old, it's still is holding its own.
Hornady is set to get its fans' mouths watering. The ammunition/reloading company recently released a video of new products for 2015, which has a little something for everyone.