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Home Depot Based 1911 look alike, “Kolt 380”

Clinton Westwood is no stranger to TFB, having been covered previously for different versions of his homemade barrel rifling tool, the first one slightly rough, and the second one much more refined. He has made a name for himself on Youtube through the various DIY firearms and devices that he produces from simple machines, tools, […]

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Fiocchi .38spl 125gr XTP 4? BBL Gel Test Review

We shoot Fiocchi .38spl 125gr XTP ammunition from a Smith & Wesson Model 13-2 with a 4″ barrel into Clearballistics ballistic gel to measure velocity, penetration, expansion/fragmentation, and retained weight. Buy this round at Ventura Munitions. Guns in this video:S&W Model 13-2 Thanks to our sponsors: Ventura Munitions – Retailer of quality ammunition. Proxibid – Shop For Home […]

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Federal Premium Trophy Copper Makes Room for the 6.5 Creedmoor

The 6.5 Creedmoor is truly steam-rolling the firearms industry with its recent popularity. More and more companies are chambering this hot caliber and ammunition manufacturers like Federal Premium are quick to follow suit. Federal Premium most recently added the 6.5 Creedmoor into their line of Trophy Copper ammunition. This initial offering is a 120 Grain […]

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Would You Reload a Bear Claw? Federal Premium Now Selling their Trophy Bonded Tip

Federal Ammunition has produced a lot of great ammo over the years. Some of it utilizes other brand’s bullets creating optimal performance while on some occasions it is a bullet from Federal’s own handiwork. Federal Premium’s Trophy Bonded Bear Claw ammunition using a Trophy Bonded Tip definitely fits that definition. Reloaders everywhere will have something […]

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Discreet Ballistics Sets Out To Eliminate First Round Pop

If you are a silencer aficionado, at some point you have been effected by the dreaded silent killer known as ‘First Round Pop’. (Get it, “silent killer”). Present primarily within rimfire and pistol caliber suppressors while shooting subsonic ammunition, FRP is the result of oxygen trapped inside the baffles creating a mini explosion when unburnt […]

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Federal’s New Train + Protect Line of Ammo

Federal Premium Ammunition announced the company was now selling its new line of Train + Protect ammunition. The new ammo line was announced earlier in the year, but should now be shipping to dealers. The entirety of the new line uses hollow point bullet projectiles. This is in contrast to Winchester’s Train and Defend line that […]

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