Category: Ammunition

1823 hickok456 22plinkster3 Capture opplanet-how-to-guide-glossary-main-image HN-910144000H5-PY-P-1273_ZM0 Ciritical Duty Iron Press

The Iron Press

Hornady introduced a new single stage press at the 2015 NASGW Expo called the Iron Press. The Iron Press is made of cast iron for strength and durability. According to Hornady, it is “built to be the heaviest, most rigid press in its class.” It is outfitted [Read More…]

Capture Capture 310 cadet 7mm Sierra bullet

New 7mm Sierra MatchKing

Sierra Bullets announced a new 7mm bullet that is designed for extreme long range accuracy. The new 183 grain MatchKing bullet is said to provide a ballistic coefficient of 0.713 when driven between 1720 fps and 2300 fps. A BC of 0.707 is achieved when the bullet moves [Read More…]

Magnum Effect MICULEK1 32 Auto hornady1 20120811205508_logo 1443189616-1416-sa1 liberty ammunition

Liberty Ammunition .308 Load

Liberty Ammunition will announce a new .308 Win load later this month. The new ammo will use a 100 grain monolithic copper hollow point that is nickel plated. Muzzle velocity is said to be greater than 3,500 fps. For the .308 Win, this is a light bullet. The lightest [Read More…]

Capture cache_320_320_0_100_80_16777215_Batteryclip_sl1-1 OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA Untitled Capture rpg7 IMG_5420

To Dummy, or not to Dummy

Obviously I’m not asking the reader if they are a dummy. The topic of this article is about Dummies, Snap Caps, and other assorted types of simulated non firing ammunition. Dummies are an extremely important tool when used correctly. Unfortunately I don’t think they [Read More…]

22plinkster2 Screen shot 2015-10-11 at 2.53.04 PM Capture SIG 38 Super

SIG SAUER .38 Super +P

SIG SAUER announced a new load in its Elite Performance Ammunition: .38 Super +P. The new load uses the same V-Crown style bullet that is used in its other JHP ammo products. This bullet is 125 grains in mass and is loaded to a muzzle velocity of 1,230 feet per second. [Read More…]

FM9_LeftFace_DP-1024x683 N0WYz9np9sFWPVtAd9_AtCaazNQY728bX5CKG14aljg,DeFny2vptKW8PM3FQmr2CeZ5_d9w-yB0bvBSEuTQKjA

Review: SIG Sauer Introduces The Legion Series & The New Legion P-229

I imagine this short video peaked your curiosity as much as it did mine the first time I saw it! A few weeks ago I was contacted by the SIG rep and asked if I would like to take part in the Legion introduction. Of course I had no idea what “Legion” was but [Read More…]

Weatherby 6.5-300 Capture Ruger 380

Ruger Ammunition

Ruger is entering the ammo business with a new line of handgun loads made under a licensing agreement with PolyCase ammunition. The initial calibers supported will be .380 ACP, 9mm, .40 S&W and .45 ACP. It is not immediately clear if the rounds will be made by Ruger [Read More…]

Capture Squib Capture unnamed