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Ruger Match Champion

Introduced in 1985, the Ruger GP-100 double action (DA) revolver was an improved replacement for their Ruger Security Six. It has since earned a well-deserved reputation as sturdy, reliable and accurate.

Reloading .22 Long Rifle—a new option for competitors

A new kit allows reloading of fired .22 LR cartridges.

All About Primers with the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit

The effects of different primers on ammunition accuracy is a topic that interests many, but which relatively few can easily test with precision. Most competitive shooters are limited in their access to a 1000-yard range and a quality accuracy-testing facility. Thus, experimentation with primers is often done at shorter ranges, relying heavily on chronograph results to help select primer brands or lots by velocity uniformity and accuracy testing.

Accurizing a Revolver

A revolver's simple appearance can be deceiving, as David outlines in this article about preparing a "wheel gun" for match grade performance.

How to Build Your Own Custom Case Lube Tray

The U.S. AMU method for quickly applying sizing lube to cartridge cases.

More Tips for Revolver Competition with Josh Lentz

Pro shooter Josh Lentz shares more of his top tips for revolver competition.

Handloading Safety: Extrapolating Beyond Your Data, Part 2

In Part 1, we measured the pre-firing bearing surface length. When the bullet is thrust forward upon ignition, it is pressure-swaged to fit the bore.

Handloading Safety: Extrapolating Beyond Your Data, Part 3

How to avoid pressure problems when developing loads.

Shooter Spotlight: Middleton W. Tompkins

We all want to be winners. Universal among competitors in any sport are the questions, “How are the winners doing it?” and, “What equipment are they using?”

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