Tag: RUAG

PRIME vs RUAG

BIG Freakin’ Cartridge Test 012: RUAG SS109 (M855 Equivalent) 5.56mm NATO, 16″ and 20″ Barrels

Next up for the Big Freakin’ Cartridge Test is RUAG Ammotec’s version of the NATO-standard SS109 round (equivalent to US M855). I believe the ammunition I tested may have been made in RUAG’s facility in Thun, Switzerland, although I have not confirmed [Read More…]

BIG Freakin’ Cartridge Test 011: RUAG SS109 (M855 Equivalent) 5.56mm NATO, 14.5″ Barrel, and Accuracy

Next up for the Big Freakin’ Cartridge Test is RUAG Ammotec’s version of the NATO-standard SS109 round (equivalent to US M855). I believe the ammunition I tested may have been made in RUAG’s facility in Thun, Switzerland, although I have not confirmed [Read More…]

POTD: RUAG’s game of Chess

Checkmate! This game of Chess with bullets from RUAG is quite special. Some, if not all, bullets seem to have some kind of surface finish over them, like PVD coating, Ionbond or metalization process. Unfortunately there’s no record of which calibers used [Read More…]

POTD: RUAG’s game of Chess

Checkmate! This game of Chess with bullets from RUAG is quite special. Some, if not all, bullets seem to have some kind of surface finish over them, like PVD coating, Ionbond or metalization process. Unfortunately there’s no record of which calibers used [Read More…]