AMMUNITION INFORMATION

CHECK OUT THESE HELPFUL LINKS TO LEARN MORE

 

 

Here is a link to a Federal Premium ammunition website page detailing some of the types of cartridges and breaking down the basic design and function of some types of handgun rounds. Also check out their new shooters sections for a bit on safety, range etiquette, and gun handling and maintenance.

 

Check out this page from CCI on rimfire ammunition. The page provides information that is applicable to a variety of pursuits, and helpful to anyone interested in rimfire ammo.

 

See here for an article from the Well Armed Woman website breaking down shotgun loads and the terminology surrounding them. A great place to start when just starting out with shotguns.

 

Interested in target rifle calibers? Try this page from Accurate Shooter that provides a wealth of information on some competition rounds. The info covers a brief and expanded history, some design specifications, and often some amount of current news or developments that may be pertinent.

 

For a fantastic introduction to ballistics, head over to this page at the Hornady website for a great jumping in point and plenty to read.

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