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6.5x52 mm

Handloads: Getting A Carcano Into The Field

The accuracy of 6.5x52 mm Italian-chambered Carcano rifle is atrocious, and ammunition is scarce at best. However, for budget-minded shooters and collectors, they are still a popular option.

Winchester Awarded NGSW Ammo Plant Construction Contract

The U.S. Army awarded Winchester a contract for the construction of the Next Generation Squad Weapon Ammunition manufacturing facility at the 3,935-acre Lake City Army Ammunition Plant in Independence, Mo.

American Strong: A Message From Federal Ammunition CEO Jason Vanderbrink

Jason Vanderbrink, president and CEO of Federal Ammunition and Remington Ammunition, took to the Internet to share some facts about CCI, Federal, Hevi-Shot, Remington and Speer Ammunition and the 4,000 team members who make ammunition right here in the United States.

U.S. Navy Awards Remington 12-Ga. Ammunition Contract

The U.S. Navy has awarded Remington Ammunition a five-year contract to produce 12-ga. slug loads at its Lonoke, Ark. plant.

Handloads: A .25 WSSM For Big Game

Every so often, you’ll meet hunters who still shoot a .25 Winchester Super Short Magnum and claim in superlative terms that the .25 WSSM is their favorite big-game cartridge.

Freedom Munitions Begins Cartridge Case Manufacturing

Freedom Munitions has announced its 10,000-sq.-ft. facility dedicated to rifle ammunition case manufacturing recently went operational and is now producing Freedom’s own .223 Rem. cases.

Essential Handloading Steps

When it comes to preparing handloads for practical hunting accuracy, does it really matter if benchrest-type measures are taken?

Preview: FN DFNS & GUNR 5.7x28 mm FN Ammunition

Catering to the growing number of firearms on the market chambered for the 5.7x28 mm FN cartridge, FN America has announced the addition of two new 5.7x28 mm ammunition options.

Vista Outdoor Rejects $2.9 Billion Offer

On March 4, the Vista Outdoor Board of Directors announced that it rejected yet another unsolicited proposal to sell the firm, this one from Canada-based MNC Capital (MNC) offering to buy the company for $35 per share.

Remington Ammunition Launches Full Safe Sweepstakes

Remington Ammunition kicked its biggest consumer sweepstakes yet with prizes from some of the industry’s foremost companies, including Remington Arms, Remington Safes, Nighthawk Custom, Leupold Optics, Silencer Central and Remington Ammunition.

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