• Ammunition

    Published on 08-07-2006 05:07 PM  Number of Views: 77 
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    When asked to do a write up on the new LEVERevolution ammunition being offered by Hornady I jumped at the opportunity. Being a collector of Savage Model 99's and various other obsolete Savage firearms, the new LEVERevolution line of ammunition is a Godsend to breath new life into these classic firearms. For this particular review I will be using a rather rare Savage Model 170 chambered in .35 Remington to test Hornady's new load for said cartridge.

    Now don't get all excited about seeing clover leaf groups as this isn't a bolt action 400 yard squirrel smoker. The Model 170 is a pump-action rifle with a 22-inch barrel and 1-12 twist rate so I wasn't expecting much right from ...
    Published on 10-13-2004 10:43 AM  Number of Views: 72 
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    I recently received an allotment of .30-06 ammunition from Georgia Arms for evaluation purposes. There were two different loads sent, one with a 165gr Ballistic Tip bullet, and the other with a 180gr Ballistic Tip. ...
    Published on 06-14-2004 05:43 PM  Number of Views: 95 
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    Having recently acquired a Savage Model 114W chambered in .30-06 Springfield and hunting season approaching fast, I thought it would be beneficial to our readers to provide an ammunition comparison for this caliber geared towards deer hunting. The .30-06 Springfield cartridge is considered by many to be the tried and true, old reliable cartridge for hunting most species of medium to large game in the continental United States.

    In preparation for this review, several ammunition manufacturers were contacted to participate, but Hornady was the only major manufacturer to oblige my request. Most everybody knows the Hornady name, and that they have a great ...


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