Featured in Handgun Ammo
Why Self-Defense Ammo is Worth the Higher Price
There’s a big difference between what you use to punch holes in paper and what you should keep in your every-day concealed carry gun.
Federal Syntech Defense: Ammo Test
See how the new hollow point, polymer-jacketed defensive rounds performed, including results of our ballistic gel test.
Top 10 Handgun Hunting Cartridges
These are some of the biggest and most powerful handgun cartridges on the market. See how they compare.
How to Deal with Bad Ammo
Do you know how to recognized damaged or unsafe ammunition, or how to dispose of it safely once you do?
Why You Should Use Hollow-Point Ammunition in Your Carry Gun
There's a reason most law enforcement agencies, including the FBI, use hollow-points—they make the most of a pistol round's power.
The End of Brass Cartridge Cases?
Shooters of all walks, with all manner of intents and purposes, have had one thing in common for about a...
Federal .38 Special +P HST Micro Self-Defense Ammo: Coming to the Range
The .38 Special isn’t the most powerful handgun cartridge out there, but it has been a stalwart choice for self-defense...
Defensive Handgun Ammo Test
These five loads were designed to save your life. Here’s how they fared, in the gun and downrange where it counts.
Ammo Test: Federal Premium HST Practice & Defend Combo Packs
The idea is to provide ballistically equivalent practice rounds and high-end self-defense loads in one box, so training is as realistic as can be. Here’s how it shot.
The label on the ammo box says subsonic, so this stuff won’t spook every deer in the county like your...