Cartridge Selection

6 Creedmoor barrel length and velocity 6 Creedmoor is rapidly rising in popularity among long range shooters.  Combining an efficient case design with the wide range of excellent 6mm bullets the 6 Creedmoor becomes an intriguing choice. While it isn’t standardized by SAAMI as of …

223 Ackley Improved: A better 223? Whether it’s simple curiosity or a desire to increase performance, exploring different cartridges is part of being a shooter.  One way to accomplish this is to purchase a new firearm.  Another, more economical option, is to convert a rifle you …

6 Creedmoor: Review and load development

August 29, 2016 // 0 Comments

6 Creedmoor review and loads A few years ago the movement towards 6.5mm match cartridges was in full swing, and while the 6.5 Creedmoor has gained a solid foothold, match shooters are now migrating to 6mm cartridges, one of which is the 6 Creedmoor.  The …

The ability to shoot 30 caliber bullets from a standard AR-15 M16/M4 style rifle by simply changing the barrel and ammunition has made the 300 AAC Blackout (300 BLK) a popular choice for AR shooters looking for an alternative to 223 Remington/5.56 NATO.  Beyond the upgrade …

The .243 Winchester (.243 Win) is a popular cartridge that is can be loaded with a wide variety of bullets making it a useful varmint and big game cartridge.  First chambered in the lever-action Winchester Model 88 in 1955, the 243 Winchester uses the .308 Winchester …

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