Ammunition Boxes

Firearm Basics | Ammunition Nomenclature

Ammunition and its nomenclature can be a confusing subject, particularly for new shooters who are just learning the fundamentals of firearms. 

Firearm Basics | Parts of a Cartridge

Do you ever hear the term "bullet," when it really should be "cartridge"?

Firearm Basics | How a Cartridge Works

This video explains how each component of a cartridge works when fired, and how it contributes to the function of your firearm.

Firearm Basics | Types of Bullets

What does the actual "bullet" part of the cartridge look like?

Firearm Basics | Cartridge Case Material

The case of the cartridge is the part that holds all of the other components together.

Firearm Basics | Center-fire vs. Rimfire Ammunition

In this video we explain the difference between center-fire and rimfire cartridges, and how they function.

Firearm Basics | Understanding Information on an Ammo Box

In this video we take you through the information listed on a box of ammunition, like bullet type, grain weight and velocity.

Firearm Basics | Selecting the Correct Type of Ammunition for Your Firearm

In this video, we cover how to tell what type of ammunition your firearm is chambered for, and how to select the correct type of ammunition for your firearm.

Love at First Shot | S1 E4 Ammo: "Anatomy 101"

It seems like there’s a different round of ammo for every day of the year, but there are easy ways to know which type fits your needs the best. Join host Natalie Foster to learn about the science and application of these rounds at ammunition manufacturer, Hornady in part one of our three-part episode.

Video: The Yackley 5

Team Winchester's Yackley 5—the country's largest family actively competing in the shooting sports—are the subject of a new Winchester short film.

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