Military Ammo vs Civilian Ammo

Comparing Ammo Types You’ve probably heard of “military-grade” ammunition before. But what’s the difference between military-grade ammo and normal ammo retailed for civilians? For starters, military ammunition almost always comes in a full metal jacket (FMJ), and...
History of the Mauser

History of the Mauser

What’s a Mauser? Mauser is a world-renowned German firearm manufacturer known for their signature bolt-action rifles and semi-automatic pistols. The company has a rich history of making weapons for civilian and military use for more than a century of business. Today,...
The History of the Bolt-Action Rifle

The History of the Bolt-Action Rifle

When Bolt-Action Began The bolt-action rifle has been around for centuries as a successor to the lever-action repeating rifle. The first-ever bolt-action rifle was a muzzle-loading needle rifle, produced in 1824 by German arms designer Johann Nicolaus von Dreyse. Von...