How Many Bullets?

How Many Bullets?

There is a new bill, called the H.R. 138 Large Capacity Ammunition Feeding Device Act on committee in the House of Representatives. It was introduced in January by Representative Carolyn McCarthy, Democrat from New York. This bill would prohibit the sale and transfer of ammunition...

Ruger 10/22 Trick Shot

It is always fun to see folks do something different with a firearm to challenge themselves.  Youtube user tnoutdoors9 has a great video where he demonstrates the setup and operation of a 200 yard trickshot behind his back. He explains how he measures off 200 yards and sets up a metallic...

Homemade Shooting Bench

Shooting from a bench is the best way to sight in your firearms. Most real target ranges have durable and sturdy benches that are permanently mounted for the folks involved in target practice. Some folks like myself like to target shoot on my own. Away from formal ranges. I personally...

Ballistic Terminology

Basic terminology of ballistics is important. Bullets, Cases, Primers, etc can be confused an misinterpreted by many. The Cartridge is a unit composed of the bullet, case, primer, and propellant.  Cartriges are also referred to as rounds or ammunition (ammo). The primer is the round...

.50 Caliber Ricochet

I recently saw a video on Youtube that shows what is supposedly a .50 caliber ricochet.  I have no background on who did this video or if it is fake or not, but I think it would be very difficult to stage. It is amazing to see that he didn’t get hurt.  It is unbelievable that it could...