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Category: Internal Ballistics


Handloading For Prepper’s

January 9, 2018
Following up on Shea's Survival Arsenal, Bart looks at Suppressed, Downloaded, and Combat loads for the .38 Special, .308 Winchester, .223 Remington and the 12 Gauge shotgun.

Making Good with Range Brass

December 27, 2017
Competitive Three-Gun shooter, Sterling White offers tips on getting range brass back into shooting condition.

Why Choose a 223 Ackley Improved

November 10, 2017
One of our favorite writers, Bill Craig, is back with a look at the .223 Ackley Improved.

Remington’s Ultimate Muzzleloader

September 13, 2017
Blackhorn 209 loads for the Remington Ultimate Muzzleloader.

Dear Labby: Questions For Our Ballistics Lab

September 7, 2017
Write to us with your ballistics and shooting questions. Dear Labby is here to help.

The Quiet Felony

July 28, 2017
The parts are available to build inexpensive suppressors online, but when do solvent traps become a felony?

Paper-Patching Your Inline Muzzleloader

June 16, 2017
Roger Johnson explains how to paperpatch bullets.

Caliber Confusion: Why are .38 Specials .36 Caliber?

April 20, 2017
The fact that .38 Specials can be fired in a .357 Magnum chamber is well known. Why they are called .38s is a little more obscure.

Searching for the Right 32-20 Winchester Load

March 15, 2017
A retirement gift becomes a labor of love.

Making the Ruger 77/50 Blackhorn 209 Compatible.

February 10, 2017
Badger Ridge Industries comes through again, modernizing the breech plug system for the much-liked Ruger 77/50.