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Barrel Length and Velocity–Let’s Cut to the Chase

July 22, 2019
Are you curious how barrel length impacts velocity?  So were we.  Luckily we have a ballistics lab and a machine shop at our disposal.

Dear Labby Explains Standard Deviation

July 22, 2019
Understanding Standard Deviation is tricky. Luckily we have just the guy to help. Ask Dear Labby.

Suppressor Cleaning: Three Options for your Rimfire Suppressor

July 12, 2019
The lab guys got ahold of our suppressor and looked for ways to make cleaning easier. What we ended up with was the super-secret scientific way, one that involved a bit of soaking and scrubbing and one simple option that many handloaders may already have around their homes.

Favorite Loads for a Pair of Ruger 6.5s Part II, The Ruger Precision Rifle

July 9, 2019
Ruger's Precision Rifle has taken the shooting world by storm and helped establish the 6.5 Creedmoor as the most successful new cartridge of the last twenty years. Take a look and see what all the fuss is about.

Favorite Loads for a pair of Ruger 6.5s Part 1

June 28, 2019
Ruger's lightweight Predator in 6.5 Grendel offers a rifle with European feel and American practicality. It is a modern hunting classic.

A Test Rifle is Born

June 21, 2019
Western Powders built a rifle for long range powder testing. Here it is from the ground up.

Suppressors and Velocity Part II

June 18, 2019
We were able to round up four more firearms for testing with our Form 1 suppressor.  Here are the results.

Starline Brass Now Available for a Wildcatter’s Favorite: the .19 Badger

June 17, 2019
James Calhoon's .19 caliber cartridges are some of the most cleverly conceived wildcats on the planet. Now the .19 Badger is finally getting a little love from the industry. Thanks Starline for helping yet another wildcat cartridge take a step toward mainstream popularity.

.357 Magnum: Defense and Practice Loads

June 14, 2019
Kevin Newberry loads for the RMR Plated Hollow Point and 140 grain Hornady XTP.

Suppressors and Velocity Part 1

June 11, 2019
Do suppressors increase velocity? Using this combination of suppressor, pistol and ammunition, the answer was yes.