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Federal Premium to introduce new ammunition at 2017 NRA Annual Meetings and Exhibits Show

ANOKA, Minn. — Federal Premium Ammunition is proud to introduce a lineup of new high-performance products the 2017 NRA Meetings and Exhibits Show in Atlanta, Georgia, April 27-30. The introductions include Federal Premium Gold Medal Berger, Federal Premium Edge TLR, Federal Non-Typical and Federal Train + Protect. Attendees are encouraged to visit the Vista Outdoor booth no. 2542 during the show to see the entire new product line ... More

Colt's Manufacturing And Black Hills Ammunition Partner To Offer Specialized Colt Ammunition

Ammunitions Specifically Designed to Perform in Colt Rifles WEST HARTFORD, Conn. – Colt’s Manufacturing Company LLC, one of the world's leading designers, developers and manufacturers of firearms, has teamed up with Black Hills Ammunition to bring to market Colt-branded ammunition that is specifically tuned for Colt tactical and competition rifles. “We are thrilled to offer Colt customers ammunition that match ... More

GT Distributors Named No. 1 Law Enforcement Dealer for Sig Sauer

AUSTIN, Texas — America’s public safety specialists for 40 years, GT Distributors Inc announces it has been named as the No. 1 Law Enforcement Dealer for Sig Sauer® in the United States for 2012. GT Distributors received the honored designation for its leadership and excellence in representing the Sig Sauer brand. Sig Sauer’s world-renowned firearms are the weapons of choice for many premier global milit ... More

Black Hills .300 Whisper Now Available

The .300 Whisper was developed by J.D. Jones of SSK Industries. It’s been a popular wildcat for many years, even at one time seeing some limited military use by folks who needed a very quiet but effective weapon combination. This is a versatile cartridge, providing a range of effective ballistics from light bullets essentially duplicating the ballistics of the 7.62x39 AK-47 round, to heavy 220 grain bullets fired at subsonic velo ... More

Black Hills .204 Ruger Now Available

The .204 Ruger is the highest velocity round available in the AR-15 platform and is a terrific varmint cartridge in either AR-15s or bolt action rifles. It has essentially no recoil while providing velocity above 4000 fps. This cartridge was developed by the good folks over at Hornady®. We load the .204 Ruger using the 32 grain VMAX™ bullet, which provides a great combination of high velocity, devastating effect o ... More

Black Hills 5.56mm 69 Grain OTM Now Available

Rapid City, SD - For 2012, Black Hills Ammunition has added a 5.56mm load, the Sierra 69 grain OTM. OTM (Open Tip Match) is the military designation for Match bullets such as the Sierra MatchKing design. The 69 grain Sierra is a bullet of long proven accuracy and is optimum weight and design for use in the 1/9” rifling twist rate found in the majority of the AR-15 rifles commercially available today. This 5.56mm round provide ... More

20 Round Boxes of Black Hills Ammo Now Available

Black Hills Ammunition is now offering a number of defensive ammunition calibers in 20 round boxes for your convenience. With the current economy, every shooter appreciates being able to get the best premium defensive ammunition for their firearm without breaking the weekly budget. Performance is our promise to you and the smaller quantity boxes will make it even easier to put the Power of Performance in your defensive firearm. Initial ... More

Global Ammunition Market Worth $8.15 Billion by 2017

DALLAS, Texas - According to a new market research report, "Global Ammunition Market Share Analysis, Market Trend, Industry Trend, Technology Roadmap, Forecasts & Analysis (2012 - 2017)", published by MarketsandMarkets, the total ammunition market is expected to reach $8.15 Billion by 2017 with a CARC of 0.67%. Browse 73 market tables with 87 figures spread through 154 pages and in-depth TOC on "Global Ammunition ... More