Reinforcing your marksmanship skills and learning to read the wind and the mirage will help you learn to be a better long distance shooter
Loads in excess of 660 foot-pounds out of full-size handguns were producing muzzle energies in excess of 990 foot-pounds of force, a tidy 50% more power.
Hornady Zombie Max may sell for gimmicky reasons but the ammo isn’t a gimmick at all.
It’s uncommon to hear stories about laptops, music players and cellphones catching bullets and possibly saving lives, but they do pop up every so often.
5.45x39mm is pretty underrated as far as the greater gun world is concerned.
With 40 to 45 yards long-held as the maximum effective range of common turkey loads, Long Beard XR loads’ tested effectiveness out to 60 represents a massive gain over standard and even specialized tungsten-based turkey loads.
Whether you depend on a Marlin Papoose, Ruger LCR or Browning Buck Mark for security, this is mandatory watching. While the content focuses on handguns, the data covers rifles as well.
Answer: don’t let someone shoot you with buckshot at 50 yards. If you do, you’re gonna have a bad day.
How far have we come since the Civil War in terms of the ballistic performance of handguns? Let’s find out with some ballistics gel.
The momentum achievable by this record slingshot is — in theory — higher than the value most handguns can achieve.