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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

Winchester Awarded $37M U.S. Army Ammunition Contract

This is the third consecutive second-source contract for Olin Winchester.

VMR Triggers: “Careful Fitting” vs. Modification

Battle rifles used in Vintage Military Rifle games are infamous for triggers unsuited to precision shooting. These tips will help improve them.

NRA Returns To Sea Girt (Temporarily): 1912 National Matches

In 1912, government neglect temporarily altered the course of the National Matches. Thankfully, the NRA was there to pick up the pieces and moving the NRA Championships back to Sea Girt, N.J.

Excitement Reaches Fever Pitch: 1910 National Matches

In 1910, the National Matches rules specified for rifles to be used as issued by the Ordnance Department without alteration or modification of any kind. An effort was made to form the regulations so that teams could have sufficient latitude to develop their own particular style of marksmanship and at the same time not disfigure the gun.

Announcing the Publication of ‘The History of Marine Corps Competitive Marksmanship, Vol. II’

The sequel to “The Red Book, Vol. 1” covers 50 years of Marine Corps competitive shooting history, including legendary Marines such as D.I. Boyd, Greg Connor, Ray Green and many more.

Looking Back At Camp Perry's Mess Hall

The Camp Perry mess hall provided chow for several generations of National Matches competitors, as well as military personnel stationed at the facility. Sadly, this iconic building was destroyed by a tornado in 1998, never to be replaced.

New: Steinel 6.5x52mm Carcano Target Load

VMR shooters take note: Steinel Ammunition has added the 6.5x52mm Carcano to its lineup.

Berger Wins Sub-Contract For Advanced Sniper Rifle Program Ammunition

Capstone/Berger has been awarded the sub-contract by Ultra Defense Corp. to load the ammunition for the USSOCOM Advanced Sniper Rifle program.

Golden Age, Part 1: National Smallbore Outdoor Rifle Championship History

We cover the first decade of the “Golden Age” of smallbore shooting— the 1960s — in this article, the latest in our series celebrating the Smallbore National Championship Centenary.

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