Tag: Ammunition

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IMI Razor Core 5.56 Ammo

Israel Military Industries Ltd. (IMI) recently announced a new 5.56 NATO load called the Razor Core.  The load is designed to improve stopping power, accuracy and range when compared to standard NATO ball ammo. The Razor Core ammo is already in production, and [Read More…]

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Multiple Impact Bullet

The Multiple Impact Bullet is a new take on the old bolo-round concept. A bullet along with three wire connected bolos(?) are packed into the rounds. If you miss the shot with the bullet, there is a high chance of cutting your target down with the bolos. I want it to [Read More…]

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New ProGrade Hog Hunting Ammo

Montana-based ProGrade Ammunition will launch a new line of hog hunting ammunition in 2014.  The new ammo will be available in 14 calibers with a total of 28 different loads.  There will be handgun and rifle calibers included in this line. The Hog Grade ammo will use [Read More…]

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AR-15 KABOOM

A TFB reader was shooting reloaded ammunition at the range when his AR-15 blew apart. The case head failed and the escaping gas split the upper receiver in two and blasted all it components out. Fortunately he was uninjured. As always, be very careful when reloading!

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Shot Towers

Until the mid 20th century the method used to produce lead shot was to drop molten lead from a great height into water. The liquid lead’s surface tension would form it into almost perfect spheres and it would cool as it fell. The water would break the fall and the [Read More…]