How Small Arms Ammunition Is Made for the Military
Tactical-Life takes a behind-the-scenes look at the U.S. military's small arms ammunition maker, Lake City Army Ammunition Plant.
What Is the All-Around Best 5.56mm Cartridge for the AR Platform?
From reliability in a range of semi-autos, to performance in ballistic gelatin tests, experts pick Black Hills 62-grain Barnes TSX as top 5.56mm cartridge.
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FIRST LOOK: SIG Sauer Introduces M17 9mm +P Ammunition
With complementary loadings designed for practice and carry, the new SIG Sauer M17 9mm +P ammunition line packs serious punch.
Is the 6.5mm Creedmoor a Master of (Almost) All Trades?
The long-range capabilities of the 6.5mm Creedmoor are well documented and it is quickly picking up steam across a multitude of uses in the field.
A Closer Look at the .25-45 Sharps Round and Why You Should Try It
If you want more power over the 5.56mm without getting a larger rifle, the .25-45 Sharps will serve you well with accurate, hard-hitting loads.
Monolithic Bullets and Why You Should Try Them for Hunting
Monolithic bullets offer controlled expansion for increased knockdown power, making them highly effective for hunting.
Reloading 300 Blackout and Testing Loads in 2 Different ARs
Reloading 300 Blackout is fun, easy and enjoyable. Here, Jay Langston tests multiple loads in a couple of different ARs.
Winchester Ammo Awarded US Army Contract for 7.62mm Ammunition
The US Army recently turned to Winchester ammo for its 7.62mm rounds, placing a $8.1 million order under an existing 'Second Source' contract.
Why the .338 Lapua Still Dominates in the Long-Range Shooting World
A close look at the appeal of the .338 Lapua Magnum, a versatile cartridge favored by military snipers around the world.