Handloading: Choosing Optimal Bullet Seating Length
Even within the same caliber (e.g., .223 Rem. or .308 Win.), there are many different chamber designs and each can require different COALs for best accuracy.
Winchester Awarded $37M U.S. Army Ammunition Contract
This is the third consecutive second-source contract for Olin Winchester.
Winchester Awarded $13M U.S. Army Small Arms Ammunition Contract
The U.S. Army has awarded Winchester with a $13 million contract for the development of manufacturing processes for the 7.62 mm cartridge.
Winchester Awarded $15M U.S. Army NGSW Ammo Manufacturing Facility Design Contract
Lake City will house the new NGSW ammunition manufacturing facility
Handloading: Necking Up vs. Down and Concentricity
The U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit discusses necking cartridge cases up and down, the differences in cartridge concentricity (runout) that occur based on one’s method and some “fixes” that can reduce runout as we load.
U.S. Army Selects SIG Sauer P320 MHS to Replace M9 Service Pistol
The first Army pistol contract in 35 years has been awarded to SIG Sauer.
First Winchester Lake City Army Ammunition Plant Shipment
Trailers filled with 5.56 NATO and .50-cal. ammunition are headed around the globe from the Lake City Army Ammunition Plant. On Oct. 1, Winchester Ammunition took over operation of the historic Lake City Plant.
Winchester Scores Army NSGW Program Contracts Worth $20M
The U.S. Army awards Winchester Ammunition with $20 million in contracts for the 6.8 mm Next Generation Squad Weapons (NGSW) program.
Winchester Awarded U.S. Army Pistol Ammo Contract Worth Up To $145M
Winchester receives new U.S. army ammo contract valued up to $145 million