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Backyard Ballistics Report: Accurate #9 to the Rescue

September 13, 2019
Meet Daryl Colvin, the Backyard Ballistician. Today he works his magic with a difficult project.....9mm Luger and dead soft lead bullets. His solution surprised us.

Five Reasons Why:

September 6, 2019
Five reasons that the benefits that flow from guns far outweigh the risks inherent in guns

The Next “Step” for Reloading?

September 3, 2019
Charles Schwartz is a noted expert on terminal ballistics and the author of Quantitative Ammunition Selection. If you have ever wondered if ultra light, ultra fast bullets are the way to go in a 9mm Parabellum, Chuck has the answer.

LONG-TERM / ALL-WEATHER FIREARMS PROTECTION

August 23, 2019
The Guru shares his tricks that keep firearms looking new.

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.