NovX Pentagon Ammunition

NovX Pentagon Ammunition: Formulated For Success

NovX Ammunition made a big splash with the debut of its Engagement: Extreme loads back in 2018. Now it’s sustaining that momentum through its new Pentagon line. So, what exactly is the NovX formula for success?

Handloads: A Mild-Mannered .45 Colt

Two sets of handloading data exist for the .45 Colt, due to the myriad guns chambered for the cartridge during the last 150 years. For this load, I referenced .45 Colt (Revolver) data that, “may be used in older guns as long as they are in good condition.”

Savage Renegauge: Diversifying The Portfolio

Having met the desired result with utilitarian hunting models, Savage Arms has extended its Renegauge shotgun line with the planned, purpose-specific Competition and Security.

True Velocity: Re-Defining The ‘Metallic’ Cartridge

In developing its state-of-the-art centerfire rifle cases, True Velocity Ammunition has moved away from metal and placed polymer center stage. The result is a new self-contained cartridge that is lighter in weight, remarkably consistent from round to round and admirably accurate.

Review: Savage Arms Stance

With one of its newest offerings, the Stance pistol, Savage recalls its past and proves that its name is not only synonymous with accurate, cost-effective bolt-action rifles.

Twin-Barrel Conundrum: Side-By-Side Versus Over-Under Shotguns

Follow Aaron Carter as he compares and contrasts the attributes to consider when selecting a side-by-side versus an over-under shotgun.

Ammunition 101: The Basics Of A Cartridge

Rifle, shotgun and pistol ammunition comes in various shapes and sizes, and while they have some distinct similarities, they also have some important differences in makeup and operation. Follow Aaron Carter as he delves into the the basics of the three different cartridge types.

Setting Up A Sporting Shotgun For Success

The ability to consistently crush clays and connect with flighty game requires a shotgun that not only fits, but also has the features that’ll make your pursuit enjoyable and productive.

Handloads: A Heavy-Hitting 12 Gauge

A virtual “pumpkin,” this heavy-hitting 12-ga. load is composed of a 2" Cheddite hull with a Cheddite 209 primer and 26 grs. of Hi-Skor 800-X propellant.

Latest Loads: .270 Wby. Mag.

Owing to Weatherby’s characteristic extra-long leades, when chambered in one of its namesake cartridges, the company’s rifles—especially in cases of advanced throat erosion—can be persnickety with ammunition at times.

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