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A Very Serious Setback
Repeatedly loading and unloading the same round can cause setback, a dangerous condition where the bullet becomes jammed too far into its case, as seen in the center cartridge of this image.
Meet Joe Safety. Joe tries very hard… Read More
My Bullet’s Nose is Plugged!
Cor-Bon’s Pow’RBall uses a soft polymer plug to fill the nose, giving it a more feed-friendly profile and forcing reliable expansion on impact.
It is pretty easy to make a rifle bullet expand.
At the velocities most… Read More
Don’t Forget Your Jacket
Even practice ammunition has benefited from these newer manufacturing methods, as jacketed bullets are available now in which the whole lead core is completely encapsulated, preventing lead being vaporized from the base and thereby reducing airborne contaminants on indoor… Read More
Translucent, tough, and consistent, ballistic gelatin provides an industry-wide standard of comparison in penetration tests. Here, Gold Dot and Ranger SXT 9mm bullets hang suspended inside a block that clearly shows their entry dynamics.
JELL-O is a registered… Read More
Revolvers Don’t Jam & Other Firearms Myths
The heavy double-action trigger pull on even this custom revolver is more difficult to manage than a semi-automatic pistol.
If you’ve been around the shooting sports and self defense community for any length of time, you’ve probably heard your… Read More
Looking for The Magic Bullet
Backed by extensive research and testing, modern defense Ammunition provides confidence to police and private citizen alike.
New gun buyers are told to select a quality hollowpoint bullet for self defense and then turned loose to deal with… Read More
Gun Store Miss Adventures
The affable fellow behind the counter is Mark Snoke. Mark is the sporting goods manager at Sunbird Shopping Center in Chehalis, Washington. Thank you to Sunbird. Photograph taken by Donald Stahlnecker.
When a woman purchases her first defensive handgun,… Read More