Monthly Archives: November 2012

Last Weekend of Missouri’s 2012 Firearms Deer Season

Written by Ballistic Technician Rich Machholz Only one deer was harvested on our farm this year, so far, and that was by my daughter-in-law’s 12-year-old nephew Luke. Luke and his dad came out to the farm the last Saturday of … Continue reading

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F I N A L L Y – A 6.5 HPBT GameKing

Written by Ballistic Technician Robert Treece Lots of hunters using 6.5 cartridges that have successfully tried the HPBT GameKing design in other diameters where we offer such a profile—have voiced an interest that we make something for them in .264” … Continue reading

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4th Annual 300-yard North Carolina High Power and Midrange Prone Matches, the Daniel Lucas Memorial Match and the Reid Perry Memorial Match

September 24and 25, 2012, Lake Norman High Power Club (NCRPA) and the Catawba Valley Rifle and Pistol Club hosted the 4th Annual 300-yard North Carolina High Power and Midrange Prone Matches, the Daniel Lucas Memorial Match and the Reid Perry … Continue reading

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Is Powder Temperature Sensitive?

Written by Ballistic Technician Paul Box “I’ve heard this powder was temperature sensitive … ” This is something I’ve heard almost daily on the 800 line. While it is true that temperature affects the burn of any powder to some … Continue reading

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First Multi-Gun Match: Expectations and Reflections

By Sierra Bullets Process Engineer David Palm I’ve been shooting USPSA handgun matches for a few years now and have lots of good memories from events all over the Midwest. Since starting my career at Sierra about a year ago, … Continue reading

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The Missouri State Multi-Gun Match Roundup

By Sierra Bullets Plant Engineer Darren Leskiw I had the pleasure of shooting with some friends at the Missouri State Multi-Gun match this past weekend.  The weather was perfect, the stages were fun and the company was great.  And my … Continue reading

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The New 7mm GameKing HPBT #1912

Written by Ballistic Technician Duane Siercks I wanted to share a little bit about the new 7mm 140 grain HPBT bullet that we added to the Sierra lineup mid-year of 2012. This bullet has been a frequently asked for bullet … Continue reading

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