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.22 Pistol-Ammo

In a match-up of 20 Long Rifle brands, this $2.50-a-hundred budget bullet beat up on several pricey products. To fire a .22 LR rimfire handgun accurately, the shooter must lot-test rounds in his revolver or
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The .223 Remington

Reloading options for this military/civilian round abound. The .223 Remington was developed in the 1950s and early 1960s as a military cartridge. Do you know what common thread the .308 Winchester, .30-06 Springfield, .45-70 Government,
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Bullet

We Pick Fiocchi

Big surprise—an Italian rimfire pistol brand shot well in three different rifles. Big loser: $8-a-box CCI Green Tag.   We recommend Fiocchi’s Pistol Super Match. This 300-meter-per-second (320 fps) ammo was the only brand to
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Supercharged Cartridges

Are the Federal High Energy and Hornady Light Magnum hunting ammunitions worth their premium prices? We say no. Seven different loads with two different bullet weights of .300 Winchester Magnum ammo were fired, including two
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Premium Rifle Bullets

In our expansion tests, we preferred projectiles from Swift, Barnes, and Winchester over the venerable Nosler Partition. From left to right are: PMC’s Barnes X-Bullet ammo, the Winchester Fail Safe Supreme bullet, Remington’s Safari Grade
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HANDGUNS

Buy Winchester and Black Hills

Super Match rounds shot X ring–size groups in one gun, while Black Hills’ product led the field in two other guns. We recently purchased and tested .38 Special target wadcutter rounds from seven companies: CCI,
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Gold Medal .45 ACP Ammo

The Gold Medal brand edged out Winchester and Remington in a head-to-head test of factory 185-grain target ammunition. We recently tested three lots of .45 ACP semi-wadcutter 185-grain target loads from Federal, Remington, and Winchester.
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The .30-378 Versus The 7mm STW

Both cartridges kick ballistic butt, but we pick Remington’s new Westerner over Weatherby’s big-dog chambering. The .30-378 Weatherby (right) and 7mm Shooting Times Westerner (left) were developed for long- range shooting across beanfields and canyons.
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HANDGUNS

High-End .22LR Ammo

This currently shipping lot of rimfire ammunition outshot seventeen other pricey brands in two different guns. Close runner-up: Lapua’s Dominator M. Because .22 LR rimfire ammunition can’t be handloaded, we continue to test shipping lots
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