Tag Archives: shooting

At the Range with My CZ-52

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Gary Prisendorf As I’ve mentioned before in previous blog posts, there is just something about old military surplus firearms that fascinates me. I think it’s probably that they are battle tested, rugged and reliable. … Continue reading

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Standard Deviation – How Valuable is it?

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Rich Machholz Okay, you and I are at the range testing loads. You have a new hunting rifle in a bolt action platform and I have my newly rebarreled IBS 1000 yard light gun. … Continue reading

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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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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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See Your Photo Featured on Instagram

Did you know Sierra Bullets uses Instagram?  Check us out at Sierra_Bullets and join over 8,000 folks gathering every day to look at cool pics and talk about shooting and reloading. Would you like to see a photo of your reloading … Continue reading

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The Reloading Balancing Act

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Philip Mahin A lot of calls that come into the 800 room are made by shooters that are of a retiring age. That isn’t meant to be an insult but just something I’ve picked … Continue reading

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Brush Busting Bullets

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Paul Box We have all read articles along these lines for years. Round nose bullets at moderate velocities busting thru brush better than spritzer shaped bullets would do. Is there any truth in this … Continue reading

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