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Starting in the late 1950s, the .338-bore size gained considerable traction — thanks to the .338 Winchester Magnum. Why? Because hunters are often after game bigger and tougher than whitetails. Here's a list of the .338-caliber greats in chronological order in which they were introduced.11 Great .338 Caliber Rifle Cartridges

11 Great .338 Caliber Rifle Cartridges

Payton Miller

Starting in the late 1950s, the .338-bore size gained considerable traction — thanks to the...

Magnum shotshells give shooters more of what they don't need, including more recoil, more muzzle blast, and long shot strings.Magnum Shotshells - Do We Really Need Them?

Magnum Shotshells - Do We Really Need Them?

Terry Wieland

Magnum shotshells give shooters more of what they don't need, including more recoil, more...

The .38 Smith & Wesson was a groundbreaking cartridge. However, maybe it should be a historical footnote..38 S&W Variants and History

.38 S&W Variants and History

Allan Jones

The .38 Smith & Wesson was a groundbreaking cartridge. However, maybe it should be a...

HSM Ammunition has just released another new 6.5 Creedmoor loading. It's called “Low Recoil,” and the company says it produces from 47 percent to 53 percent less felt recoil.HSM Low Recoil 6.5 Creedmoor Ammunition

HSM Low Recoil 6.5 Creedmoor Ammunition

Joel J. Hutchcroft - May 27, 2020

HSM Ammunition has just released another new 6.5 Creedmoor loading. It's called “Low Recoil,”...

Created in 1915, the .250 Savage was the first commercial hunting cartridge to achieve a muzzle velocity of 3,000 fps..250 Savage — Trailblazing Hunting Cartridge

.250 Savage — Trailblazing Hunting Cartridge

Allan Jones - May 22, 2020

Created in 1915, the .250 Savage was the first commercial hunting cartridge to achieve a...

The new SIG Sauer Elite Hunter Tipped ammo utilizes premium nickel-plated cases, custom-formulated propellant and premium-quality primers.SIG Sauer Elite Hunter Tipped Ammunition

SIG Sauer Elite Hunter Tipped Ammunition

Jake Edmondson - May 06, 2020

The new SIG Sauer Elite Hunter Tipped ammo utilizes premium nickel-plated cases,...

Federal's recently introduced Terminal Ascent bullet could very well prove to be the best all-around hunting bullet made by anyone.Federal Premium Terminal Ascent Bullet Review

Federal Premium Terminal Ascent Bullet Review

Joseph von Benedikt - April 15, 2020

Federal's recently introduced Terminal Ascent bullet could very well prove to be the best...

With a new location and the new 6.5 Rebated Precision Magnum (RPM) round, Weatherby breaks new ground in cartridge and rifle development.Weatherby 6.5 RPM Cartridge Review

Weatherby 6.5 RPM Cartridge Review

Joseph von Benedikt - March 25, 2020

With a new location and the new 6.5 Rebated Precision Magnum (RPM) round, Weatherby breaks new...

Winchester's new semiautomatic pistol ammo, named USA Ready, is currently offered in 9mm Luger, .40 S&W, and .45 ACP.Winchester USA Ready Handgun Ammo

Winchester USA Ready Handgun Ammo

Brad Miller, PhD - March 20, 2020

Winchester's new semiautomatic pistol ammo, named USA Ready, is currently offered in 9mm...

In single-shot firearms, .35-caliber rifle bullets are great performers in the .357 Maximum cartridge.Put the .357 Maximum Where It Works

Put the .357 Maximum Where It Works

Allan Jones - March 06, 2020

In single-shot firearms, .35-caliber rifle bullets are great performers in the .357 Maximum...

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