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Wildcat Cartridges That Went Legit

Hundreds of wildcat cartridges have come and gone through the years—some with ridiculous names and others with little ballistic benefit over factory offerings. But a few have offered real advantages and gone mainstream. Here, a veteran handloader reminisces about some of his favorites.

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How Ammo is Made: A Four-Step Process

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By Mark Keefe
October 01, 2014

Different day, same headline? Maybe so, but here's the most detailed explanation to date. It’s a question of simple economics. Supply, demand and profit—or lack thereof. Plus the kind of guns American buy.

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Edmund wrote:
October 21, 2014

Andy. You are part of the problem! 20,000 rounds?? I only have about 200!

Robert Dill wrote:
October 20, 2014

why do people keep buying guns they cant get ammo for buy 17s and see what happens

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