Category: Ammo

How to Pack for 3 Different Kinds of Hunting Trips

Travis Smola
Kinds of Hunting Trips

Make sure you’re prepared for these three types of hunting trips. If you’re planning a major hunting trip this season, it’s never too early to prepare, especially if it’s a bucket list trip you’ve been planning for years. But maybe you’re uncertain what you should bring to the hunting grounds this year. Not to worry,

The post How to Pack for 3 Different Kinds of Hunting Trips appeared first on Wide Open Spaces.

Read More

These 10 Little-Known Gun Accessory Companies Have Stores on Amazon

When you’re looking for gun accessories online, here are some brands and products on Amazon you may have overlooked. When it comes to gear such as holsters, ammo, bipods, reloading, and a plethora of other gun accessories, Amazon just may be the best place to look. You can find brand names like Glock, Ruger, Smith

The post These 10 Little-Known Gun Accessory Companies Have Stores on Amazon appeared first on Wide Open Spaces.

Read More

What Does It Take to Penetrate a Titanium Plate?


It’s strong and light, but is titanium bulletproof? Before you go to Google with this question, let’s look at a much more fun source of firearms knowledge to answer this question. One of our favorite YouTube Channels, Demolition Ranch. The target today is a 1 1/4 inch chunk of this lightweight, high-strength metal. Matt puts

The post What Does It Take to Penetrate a Titanium Plate? appeared first on Wide Open Spaces.

Read More

Federal Edge TLR: Get the Full Scoop on This Long Range Ammo

YouTube
Here's The Scoop on Federal Edge TLR Ammo

The Federal Edge TLR line of ammunition is marketed to hunters as delivering both extreme accuracy and reliable terminal performance at all ranges. The rising interest in longer range hunting has spurred the development of rifle, optic, and ammunition product lines designed for that sort of work. The Federal Edge TLR line of hunting ammunition

The post Federal Edge TLR: Get the Full Scoop on This Long Range Ammo appeared first on Wide Open Spaces.

Read More

What You Need to Know About Winchester Power Max Bonded Ammo

Winchester
What You Need To Know About Winchester Power Max Bonded Ammo

Winchester Power Max Bonded ammunition is built specifically for deer hunting. Here’s what Winchester was trying to accomplish, and how it’s different from other deer hunting ammo. It’s quite possible that more people hunt deer in North America than all other species of big game combined. With that in mind, it shouldn’t be surprising at

The post What You Need to Know About Winchester Power Max Bonded Ammo appeared first on Wide Open Spaces.

Read More

What Happens When You Microwave Bullets?

YouTube: Mattv2099: Scientist

Oh, the humanity! Here is why you should never put ammunition in the microwave. Perhaps the thought has never crossed your mind. But then again, why would it? If you’re thinking this sounds like bad idea, it’s because it is a bad idea. Don’t ever try this at home. Watch the video below: So, what happens if

The post What Happens When You Microwave Bullets? appeared first on Wide Open Spaces.

Read More

Did You Know Laser Pointer Shotgun Shells Are Actually a Real Thing?


WATCH THE VIDEO: oembed rumble video here What will TAOFLEDERMAUS think of next? Laser pointer shotgun slugs, that’s what. Our favorite shooting expert and experimental ammo tester TAOFLEDERMAUS took it upon himself to test out some laser pointer shotgun slugs. Lasers aren’t uncommon accessories with guns, but this style is. See what happens in the footage.

The post Did You Know Laser Pointer Shotgun Shells Are Actually a Real Thing? appeared first on Wide Open Spaces.

Read More

California’s Full Lead Ammo Ban is in Effect. Here’s What You Should Know


California Lead Ammo Ban

The lead ammo ban kicks in this year before the fall hunting season. As a reminder to anyone hunting in California this year, the state’s full lead ammunition ban took effect July 1, 2019. California’s lead ammo ban, which was officially signed as a new law in 2013, required the California Department of Fish and

The post California's Full Lead Ammo Ban is in Effect. Here's What You Should Know appeared first on Wide Open Spaces.

Read More

Hornady Critical Defense Adds Even More to Its Threat-Stopping Lineup


Now there are even more options in what many claim is the strongest personal-defense round, Hornady’s Critical Defense. You can’t have too much of a good thing, huh? That’s a saying that doesn’t really apply when you’re talking about self-defense. The training you acquire, the gun you choose, and the ammo you shoot through it

The post Hornady Critical Defense Adds Even More to Its Threat-Stopping Lineup appeared first on Wide Open Spaces.

Read More

Trust Your ‘Ballistic Bridge’ to Nosler Ballistic Tip Ammunition


Think about the number of hours that go into the preparation of a whitetail hunt. Researching sections, buying tags, preparing food plots, scouting for rubs, tending game cameras… It’s a year-round job. But all this work is offset by the enjoyment of the fresh, organic venison that fills the freezer and keeps the family fed.

The post Trust Your ‘Ballistic Bridge’ to Nosler Ballistic Tip Ammunition appeared first on Wide Open Spaces.

Read More

You Have to See These Aluminum Turbine Shotgun Slugs


WATCH THE VIDEO NOW: oembed rumble video here Aluminum turbine slugs out of a shotgun is a pretty interesting concept. These custom-made turbine slugs were quite the work of art, so they had to go through the paces of testing. Shooting a prototype .70-caliber aluminum shotgun slug can get pretty interesting. These custom-made slugs were made

The post You Have to See These Aluminum Turbine Shotgun Slugs appeared first on Wide Open Spaces.

Read More

The Top 10 Most Popular Glock Pistols


These 10 pistols have become the go-to guns from the Glock lineup. The popular Glock name has become synonymous with quality, performance and reliability. There are growing numbers of Glock owners across the globe, especially among Americans, and for good reason. Here are ten of the most popular Glock handguns, chosen through a combination of sales, performance,

The post The Top 10 Most Popular Glock Pistols appeared first on Wide Open Spaces.

Read More
Loading

The Great Indoors

The Great Indoors

Our Sponsors

Survival Corner

How To Survive

JOIN THE NRA TODAY!

JOIN THE NRA TODAY!

New Free Listings

OEL Classified Directory
Dispatches

The OEL Monthly Newsletter

Featuring unique content plus the best stories from OEL and special offers on outdoor equipment and supplies.

You have Successfully Subscribed!