The .300 Norma Magnum: History & Performance
The ultra-fast .300 Norma Magnum cartridge has its roots in the belted hunting cartridges of yesteryear, but it has proven itself capable of more than just hunting in the 21st century.
Ammo Manufacturers Ramping Up To Meet Consumer Demand
There was no shortage of introductions and announcements from ammunition companies in 2022. New cartridges grab attention and headlines, but there was a trend quietly gaining momentum this year, one that holds a promise of making those dreadful periods of ammo shortages shorter, or at least reducing their frequency.
The Rifleman Report: Industry Advancements
Whether in guns themselves or the cartridges they chamber or in optics or other firearm accessories, mechanical and material science innovations are key.
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.
The Keefe Report: True Velocity's Leap
NRA Publications Editorial Director Mark Keefe spent time on the range with True Velocity's polymer-cased .308 Win. ammunition and learned a bit more about the capabilities of this new commercial offering.
True Velocity Acquires LoneStar Future Weapons In $84 Million Deal
Known for its unique polymer-cased ammunition, True Velocity is expanding into the firearm field through the acquisition of LoneStar Future Weapons following a transaction valued at approximately $84 million.
SAAMI Certifies First Composite Cased Round
True Velocities' 6.8 mm TVC composite cartridge, developed for the U.S. Army's NGSW Program, has been approved by the SAAMI board and will soon be amiable for commercial sales.
True Velocity Composite-Cased Ammo Now Commercially Available
True Velocity now offers its composite-cased .308 Win. ammunition, developed for U.S. military’s Next Generation Squad Weapon Program, to the civilian market.
True Velocity Highlights 'Switch Barrel' Capability Of Its Composite Cartridges
True Velocity, an entrant in the U.S. Army's Next Generation Squad Weapons system trials, highlighted that its composite-cased 6.8 mm cartridge can be employed in current firearms by simply switching out barrels.
True Velocity Ships Composite-Cased Ammo to U.S. Army
True Velocity delivered more than 625,000 rounds of composite-cased 6.8 mm ammunition for evaluation by the U.S. Army.