August 4, 2017
I see a niche for D Dupleks slugs for brush country hunting where ranges are close and conditions do not often offer a textbook perfect broadside shot.
July 28, 2017
Reducing the length of shotgun shells to 2 inches via handloading, adds ammunition capacity but the increase capacity is only helpful if the ammo performs.
July 21, 2017
Besides satisfying a curiosity about how these rounds will pattern, there are essentially three practical reasons for loading reduced length shells.
July 17, 2017
Enter the 22 Nosler chambering, introduced at SHOT 2017 as ammo, brass, uppers, and full rifles. Here’s what you need to know about the new round.
July 14, 2017
Shotshell reloading is like baking. Stick to the recipe, pay close attention and you’ll get something delicious. Improvise, and the results could be ugly
July 12, 2017
Reloading your own ammunition can seem very intimidating. Indeed, no matter your experience level, there is always a level of challenge to it. But the biggest hurdle to taking up reloading is getting into it in the first place. With...
July 7, 2017
While I have tried a variety of test media during the course of my ballistic misadventures, I much prefer working with gelatin.
June 23, 2017
In the days when smoothbore, flintlock muskets were all the rage, crafty soldiers would slip in a few pellets of buckshot to increase the hit potential when firing less than accurate weapons.
June 16, 2017
Amateur terminal performance testing can provide a great deal of useful information about a load, especially when two rounds are compared side by side.
June 9, 2017
I’m confident that within its range limitations, any load incorporating the DGS slug would be effective on any North American game animal or attacker.