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30-06 Springfield Rifle Cartridge

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The .30-06 Cartridge

Given the versatility of this well-rounded cartridge, it’s no wonder the .30-06 remains one of the most popular cartridges among hunters and target shooters alike.

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Has the .30 Caliber’s Time Passed for Deer?

Some hunters believe that deer such as the smaller Texas whitetails, can be humanely harvested using smaller caliber ammunition while larger and heavier game such as mule deer should only be harvested with more powerful ammo capable of penetrating more deeply. From personal experience, I can tell you a .223 neck shot will drop a deer in its tracks. However…

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7×57 Mauser

It shouldn’t be surprising how many modern hunting cartridges can trace their ancestry back to military based roots. Ammunition designed…Read More >

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How to Choose Ammunition When Hunting Large, Dangerous Game Animals

Big game hunting requires a very specific approach to picking ammunition that keeps you safe and does the job it’s intended to do. Whether you use an intermediate sized cartridge (like the .416 Remington Magnum) or use the monster cartridge (a .505 Gibbs), picking the right ammo for the job is essential. Read this post for additional details to help you pick the right size for the job.