Ammo abounds at SHOT 2017 (15 Photos)

Hornady's new BLACK line of ammo is built specifically for, you guessed it, black guns. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

Hornady’s new BLACK line of ammo is built specifically for, you guessed it, black guns. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

Hornady's hit line of long-range, match-grade hunting ammo added 6.5 to the line this year. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

Hornady’s hit line of long-range, match-grade hunting ammo added 6.5 Creedmoor to the line this year, as well as an expanded offering of bullet weights in various calibers. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

Winchester debuted bulk packs of M-22 Subsonic ammunition, built purposely for reliable feeding in semi-auto platforms with superior suppressed performance(Photo: Kristin Alberts)

Winchester debuted bulk packs of M-22 Subsonic ammunition, built purposely for reliable feeding in semi-auto platforms with superior suppressed performance. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

Winchester came out with a new line of big game rounds in Expedition. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

Winchester came out with a new line of game-getter rounds in Expedition Big Game Long Range, all loaded with AccuBond LR bullets. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

The popular Long Beard line from Winchester got a new addition with a 20-gauge chambering for those fans of hunting with a smaller bore. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

The popular Long Beard line from Winchester got a new addition with a 20-gauge chambering for those fans of hunting with a smaller bore. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

Federal's new Black Cloud shotgun hunting-specific ammo (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

Federal’s new Black Cloud Flight Stopper Steel shotgun hunting-specific ammo now comes packed in a FliteControl Flex wad that works with all chokes. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

Federal's Gold Medal Grand is a serious clay target shooter's ammunition. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

Federal Premium’s Gold Medal Grand clay target loads are a serious clay buster’s ammunition of choice. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

With a name not many have heard of, DDupleks was showing off a whole host of new, serious, shotgun defensive ammo options. Shown here are their Kaviar Fragmenting Slugs, packed with shot and promising to not overpenetrate. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

With a name not many have heard of, DDupleks was showing off a whole host of new, serious, shotgun defensive ammo options. Shown here are their Kaviar Fragmenting Slugs, packed with shot and promising to not over penetrate. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

DDupleks introduced their Steelhead duo of solid steel shotgun slugs. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

DDupleks introduced their Steelhead duo of solid steel shotgun slugs, the Monolit 32 and Monolit 28. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

Perhaps the most interesting from DDupleks is the Broadhead Expanding Slugs. The slug essentially unfolds a series of blades for maximum damage (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

Perhaps the most interesting from DDupleks is the Broadhead Expanding Slugs. The slug essentially unfolds a series of blades for maximum damage. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

Browning made additions to last year's launch of their Buckmark-branded ammunition. Shown here is the new BXV Varmint line. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

Browning made additions to last year’s launch of their Buckmark-branded ammunition. Shown here is the new BXV Predator & Varmint line in 22 Hornet. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

Browning also added a line of waterfowl specific shotgun loads for hunters with the BXD Waterfowl line. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

Browning also added a line of waterfowl-specific, steel shotgun loads for hunters with the BXD Waterfowl line. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

Like Winchester, Browning also played up the turkey market with their debut of BXD long range turkey shells (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

Like Winchester, Browning also played up the turkey market with their debut of BXD long range turkey shells in both 12 and 20 gauge. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

Winchester was still pretty hush-hush on the show floor, but we were able to fire the new .308 Subsonic Hollow Point hunting ammunition on the range. Fired from the new Winchester XPR Chassis gun with a suppressor, the ammo was both accurate and incredibly quiet. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

Winchester was still pretty hush-hush on the show floor, but we were able to fire the new .308 Subsonic Hollow Point hunting ammunition on the range. Fired from the new Winchester XPR Chassis gun with a suppressor, the ammo was both accurate and incredibly quiet. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

Case dimensions on the 22 Nosler from a booth display. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)

Last, but certainly not least, was the introduction of an entirely new caliber from Nosler.  The 22 Nosler, with case dimensions shown on their booth display, is built for AR rifles and will offer near 22-250 performance. (Photo: Kristin Alberts)