Ammunition

Equipment Recommendations

We are often asked for our recommendations on carry gear and accessories - below is a current list of what we consider serviceable for serious purposes, as of 4/19/19 We make nothing from any of these brands, nor do we “endorse” products. Our opinions can, and do change, on a regular basis, and what we [...]

Caliber Dogma

In no field is the admonition "back to the basics" more necessary to continued fruitful work than in wound ballistics - Dr. Martin Fackler, Effects of Small Arms The gun world is full of experts and one need look no further for conformation than any on-line debate regarding handgun calibers. Handgun ballistic studies have been [...]

Lehigh Xtreme Defense

Innovation in  defensive ammunition has made great strides over the last 20-years, however, it has mostly consisted of improvement on existing designs through application of refined metallurgy and more precise manufacturing techniques - in other words, effort is geared towards making a better hollow point. There have been a few attempts in new bullet designs, [...]

The Conspiracy Behind Government Ammunition Purchases (re-post)

  (Originally appeared Feb 13, 2014 on Monderno.com . Interesting how time has proven this to be true. Read the comments after the article on Monderno for a more detailed numbers break down.) Like anyone, I love a good conspiracy, especially when it suggests something along the lines of dark government forces working at some [...]