For almost a half-century I fervently believed that I could load a better cartridge than I could buy. For some of that time it was probably true, but today I’m not so sure. Factory ammo has gotten awfully good! Today, in good rifles Continue reading Advancements In Ammo – More than just choices
Hornady is once again on the cutting edge of ammunition development and are unveiling some new offerings specifically designed for hog hunting and smoothbore shotgun deer hunters.
Hornady’s new American Whitetail slug will turn your smoothbore shotgun into a deer hunting machine! The renowned ammo manufacturer has spent a great deal of time and research into designing and perfecting an accurate and deadly slug for shotgun hunters.
The new American Whitetail Rifled Slugs are a 1-ounce hollow point style featuring a lead alloy core and a compression style wad that protects the slug at ignition and helps seal the bore for maximum velocity. Slugs are loaded to 1,600 feet per second.
The Hornady Full Boar Rifle ammunition is designed for deep penetration and weight retention when going after the toughest game. The Full Boar loads feature monolithic copper alloy bullets for controlled expansion and 95%+ weight retention.
The new Full Boar ammo is available in calibers from .223 Rem. to .300 Win. Mag and is designed to work flawlessly in all guns, including ARs and other semi-autos.
Hunting large and dangerous game requires confidence in your load and Hornady is one of the leaders in helping hunters get the most out of their classic big bore cartridges.
Register for this important seminar at the SCI Convention in Las Vegas and join the Hornady team and guest speaker Ivan Carter, as they explore the techniques and benefits of handloading for the large caliber hunter.
This seminar is a must see for novice and experienced hunters and handloaders! Register now before all the seats are taken!
I think it’s safe to say that when it comes to ammunition companies, Federal and Hornady are the most dynamic. Seldom does a year go by that both companies don’t introduce innovative bullets, loads, or specialty calibers available nowhere else. This is especially true when it comes to big bore calibers and loads for dangerous game. Continue reading Safari Guns & Gear