several primers arrayed

Ammunition Science: All About Primers

No, it's not "See Spot Run." It's the part that your firing pin is actually igniting.

Ammunition Science: Blackpowder vs. Modern Cartridges

Much of the technological development in firearms history has actually been devoted to ammo!

Ammunition Science: Bullet Construction

And yes, we do mean bullets (not cartridges)!

How to Use a Slug Gun to Hunt

In population-dense areas, this might be the only way to hunt with a gun.

Weird (Ammunition) Science: Shotgun Slugs

Our series on ballistic projectiles continues.

Weird (Ammunition) Science: Sabots, Buckshot & Blanks

Here are three less-common types of ammunition...and some very important things to know about them.

Ammunition Science: Shotshell Ballistics

How the science affects the way your shot flies.

Ammunition Science: Cartridge Safety

We talk about gun safety a lot...but let's not forget the ammunition!

Ammunition Science: Blackpowder vs. Modern Cartridges

Much of the technological development in firearms history has actually been devoted to ammo!

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