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When a Rifle Guy Buys a Handgun

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Rich Machholz Over the years I had entertained the idea of a small concealable handgun.  I bought a nifty little Star 9mm Largo years earlier because it looked like a 1911 Colt, well … … Continue reading

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To Case Prep, Or Not To Case Prep

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Gary Prisendorf Around a year ago I bought a Ruger American Predator rifle chambered in .223 Remington, with the goal of turning it into a coyote extermination machine. While working up a load for … Continue reading

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You Never Know Who’s Watching You Shoot

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Paul Box I’m sure most all of us remember our first experience shooting. It was probably an air gun or a .22 rimfire. Teaching someone new to shoot can be a very rewarding experience. … Continue reading

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How to Find Your Absolute Best Load

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Rich Machholz Nearly every day and for sure every week each of us technicians get asked how we work up our own personal loads.  Now I don’t live in a fantasy world so I … Continue reading

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What Is Caliber of Ogive?

Written by Sierra Bullets New Product Development Manager Mark Walker During one of our recent product releases, we listed the “caliber of ogive” of the bullet in the product description. While some understood what that number meant, it appears that … Continue reading

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What’s In Your Bug-Out-Bag?

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Philip Mahin It was asked of me what I kept in my ‘Grab Bag’ but there are different thoughts on what is appropriate, so we can discuss a few in this post. There are … Continue reading

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Henry Repeating Arms 41 Magnum Big Boy Steel

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Gary Prisendorf When Henry Repeating Arms announced the release of a 41 Magnum Big Boy Steel in January of this year, I immediately went in to a must-have-it mode. After saving back enough money … Continue reading

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