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The 9x39 - A New Cartridge from Russia

David Fortier - December 14, 2018

A new cartridge from Russia, the 9x39, shows promise for suppressed guns.

Cartridge Clash: .280 Rem. vs .280 Ackley

Brad Fitzpatrick - November 21, 2018

In this cartridge clash, editor Brad Fitzpatrick pits the .280 Rem and the .280 Ackley against each other.

Affordable Ammo from Frontier Cartridges

J. Scott Rupp - November 16, 2018

What's old is new again as hornady teams up with lake city to produce affordable ammunition.

6.5 PRC Rifle Cartridge: Everything You Need to Know

Philip Massaro - November 13, 2018

The 6.5 PRC is a good design, one that offers a respectable balance of velocity and manageable recoil.

.45-70 Gov't - The Old War Horse

Craig Boddington - November 09, 2018

It is fabulous that the .45-70 Gov't is not just still with us but still popular.

Five Consistent Hunting Bullets That Give Top Accuracy

Joseph von Benedikt - October 15, 2018

Joseph von Benedikt takes a look at five consistent hunting bullets that give top accuracy.

Hornady Precision Hunter .25-06

J. Scott Rupp - October 11, 2018

The .25-06 Rem. features a 110-grain ELD-X bullet with a G1 ballistic coefficient of .465 (G7 is .234).

Ranking the .30 Magnums

Craig Boddington - October 10, 2018

Craig Boddington ranks the .30 magnums. Or as a friend of his calls them, the "dirty .30s."

Federal Hunter Match

Brad Fitzpatrick - October 09, 2018

Federal is now offering a version of that round designed specifically for small game: the Hunter Match .22 Long Rifle.

Cartridge Clash: 6.5-.284 Norma vs 6.5 PRC

Brad Fitzpatrick - October 09, 2018

Both are exceptional rounds that offer flat trajectories, great wind-bucking capabilities, heavy bullets that penetrate well and mild recoil, so you're a winner regardless of which round you ultimately choose.

Ammo Stories: .300 Win. Mag.

Craig Boddington - September 26, 2018

Whether you're buying, scrounging or borrowing, you can find .300 Win. Mag. ammo almost anywhere.

Federal Premium Adds New Gold Medal Loads in 6.5 and 6mm Creedmoor

RifleShooter Online Staff - August 31, 2018

Federal Premium has expanded its Gold Medal rifle ammunition line with hot new loads in 6.5 Creedmoor and 6mm Creedmoor.

Telescoped Ammunition Might Be The Future Of Cartridges

David Fortier - August 29, 2018

While cased telescoped ammunition offers a number of benefits compared to metallic cartridges, its chief attribute is a substantial reduction in weight, approximately 40 percent.

Cartridge Clash: .22 Long Rifle vs .22 WMR

Brad Fitzpatrick - August 14, 2018

If you're simply looking for a target or training rifle or plan on hunting small game like rabbits at 50 yards or less, the .22 Long Rifle is hard to beat.

Seven Cartridges That Get Just Enough Love To Survive

Craig Boddington - June 29, 2018

RifleShooter editor Craig Boddington takes a look at seven cartridges that get just enough love to survive.

Modern Bullets Can Elevate The 7x57 Mauser's Performance

David Fortier - June 18, 2018

David Fortier decided to examine what happens when you take a classic 19th century military rifle cartridge'specifically the 7x57 Mauser.

Searching For Your Ideal Big Game Hunting Load

Joseph von Benedikt - June 14, 2018

Editor Joseph von Benedikt takes a look at how to begin the search for your ideal big game hunting load.

Cartridge Clash: .338 Federal vs. .338 RCM

Brad Fitzpatrick - June 08, 2018

The .338 Federal and .338 RCM are two very different cartridges in terms of performance, despite their similar profiles and bullet diameters.

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