Category: Ammo

Jerry Miculek Lead a Behind-the-Scenes Tour of Hornady’s Nebraska Ammo Plant

YouTube: Jerry Miculek – Pro Shooter
Hornady Ammo

Jerry Miculek gives a rare, behind-the-scenes peek of Hornady ammo being made. Normally when we share a Jerry Miculek video here on Wide Open Spaces, it is one of him pulling off some incredible shooting feat. Maybe he’s firing off six rounds from a Barrett .50 BMG in seconds or making a 300+ yard shot

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Jerry Miculek Fires Off 100 Rounds in Just 18.3 Seconds

YouTube: Jerry Miculek – Pro Shooter
Jerry Miculek

How fast can Jerry Miculek really burn through 100 rounds? If you are familiar with Jerry Miculek, you know that this guy has almost superhuman abilities when comes to shooting. There is likely no other human alive that can match Jerry’s speed on the gun range. Jerry’s trigger finger is so fast that it wouldn’t

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8 Top Choices for Handguns Chambered in .22 WMR

Sportsman’s Warehouse/ Sportsman’s Warehouse
.22 WMR Pistols

The .22 WMR offers a solid choice for a self-defense handgun. In the modern world of rimfire options, the .22 Winchester Magnum Rimfire, also known as .22 WMR or simply .22 Magnum, often gets lost in the shuffle between the ever popular .22 long rifle and .17 HMR. It may be because those other two

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8 Great Choices for Revolvers Chambered in .38 Special

Sportsman’s Warehouse
.38 Special

These are some of the top options for modern handguns in .38 Special. Good firearms and ammunition designs never seem to go out of style and the iconic .38 Special is a prime example of this. First introduced all the way back in 1898 as a replacement for the Army’s .38 Long Colt round during

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8 Solid Options for Hunting Rifles Chambered for .270 Winchester

Remington/Bergara
.270 Winchester Rifles

The .270 Winchester is still a dynamite hunting round. When it comes to iconic hunting rounds, .270 Winchester is one that often stands out in the crowd. First developed in the early 1920s, the round became a household name, mostly through the praise of legendary outdoor writer Jack O’Connor, who endlessly praised the round in

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27 Nosler Brings Modern Performance to the Timeless Caliber


27 Nosler

It’s time to take a close look at the 27 Nosler, an exceptional addition to the Nosler family of cartridges. The venerable .270 Winchester has been a mainstay on gun store racks, ammo displays and in reloader’s cabinets for decades. Along with the .30-06 Springfield and .30-30 Winchester, these cartridges have anchored more deer than

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Recent Firearms Sales Surge Depicts Wide Demographics and Numbers Never Before Seen


Firearms Sales

New statistics shows a broader group of demographics are buying firearms than ever before. If you have taken the time to step inside a brick and mortar firearms store in recent weeks, you have probably noticed the same thing we have. Stocks of available guns may be short. I picked up a new rifle at

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Georgia Man Loses Leg Shooting Tannerite-Filled Lawn Mower

YouTube: USA TODAY

Tannerite is fun to shoot, but this is why you have to have to be extremely cautious. This stuff is dangerous. A grizzly accident happened when 32-year-old David Pressley along with some friends put about three pounds of Tannerite into an old riding mower with the intent to shoot it and ignite the explosive. Video

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More Than a Year Ago, More Than 1,000 Guns Were Seized From a California Home

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massive gun collection seized

A Los Angeles man had enough guns to supply a small army. On May 19, 2019, authorities seized more than 1,000 firearms, which included an especially wide variety of rifles, shotguns and handguns, from a man’s home in Los Angeles’ Holmby Hills neighborhood just northeast of UCLA. The Los Angeles police and ATF agents executed

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6 Great Hunting and Cowboy Rifles Chambered for .44 Magnum

Ruger/Winchester
.44 Magnum Rifles

These 44 Magnum rifles are perfect brush and hunting guns. When it comes to iconic handgun cartridges, the .44 Remington Magnum sits up near the top of the list. Developed in the 1950s and made famous by the giant magnum revolvers in the “Dirty Harry” movies, this round delivers muzzle velocities between 1,100 and 1,600

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