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300 gr Sports Master Bullet in My 45 Colt

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Phil Mahin My testing continues with my Henry carbine in 45 Colt and I have found out that it likes the Sierra Bullets #8830 300gr Sports Master JSP. I was hoping to catch one … Continue reading

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Shooting Bench Plans and Inspiration

Looking to build a shooting bench?  Below please find some inspiration we have gathered through from our Facebook page. Wooden Shooting Bench Click to download Thomas Draper’s very helpful notes he added to the plans he found online for the … Continue reading

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How Accurate is the 7.62×39 Russian?

Written by Ballistic Technician Gary Prisendorf When someone mentions the 7.62×39 Russian cartridge, accurate isn’t usually a word that comes to mind. The cartridge itself is capable of decent accuracy, the problem lies with the type of firearms usually chambered … Continue reading

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How Much Difference Does Ballistic Coefficient Make?

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Paul Box Judging by the calls I’ve had through the years, I think some shooters might be placing too much importance on ballistic coefficient. The best example of this comes from a call I … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: Sierra Bullet Boards Over the Years

Sierra Bullets has created seven bullet boards to display the bullet line over the years. Do you have one in your reloading room?  Let us know in the comments. Sold from 1965 to 1969 – $8.50 Product Description: This attractive … Continue reading

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The Changing Times

Written by Ballistic Technician Duane Siercks We all certainly remember how in the very recent past certain types of ammunition have been difficult to find. At times, it seemed almost impossible to get your hands on 22LR ammo. And you … Continue reading

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My Philmont Adventure

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Rich Machholz This story starts way back in February. Actually before that even, during the SHOT Show to be specific. During that time frame Mr. David O’Neill from the Boy Scouts of America approached … Continue reading

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