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Snubby Ballistics

Shorter barrels are much easier to carry, but what are you giving up when trouble starts?

Remington .17 Fireball

Speed in a varmint cartridge is like blonde hair in a bikini contest: highly desirable, but certainly not the only thing that counts.

Taurus Model 605

At the first glance, the Model 605 B2 reveals key K.I.S.S. characteristics. Marketed in the small revolver line, the high-luster blued Model 605 B2 is not Taurus' smallest revolver, but weighing 24 ounces and measuring 6 1/2 inches long and slightly more than 4 3/4 inches tall, it makes for an easy carry option.

Snubby Ballistics

"Snubby"is a term that has crept into the shooter's lexicon to identify those revolvers with exceptionally short barrels. There is no sound reason why anyone would want to abbreviate a handgun barrel to a degree that would interfere with the gun's ballistic performance, unless they want to create a revolver that is easier to conceal in most clothing.

The Name Game

You gotta admit, .357 Magnum has a ring to it. How could a cartridge with that name be anything less than magnificent?

Smith & Wesson Highway Patrolman

Some guns, especially Smith & Wesson models from the glory days of law enforcement revolvers, have names indicating their intended customers.

Ruger Introduces .357 Mag., Bolt-Action Rifle

Ruger is proud to announce the Ruger 77/357, a lightweight, bolt-action rifle chambered in the venerable .357 Magnum and fed via a rotary magazine.

Ruger SP101 in .357 Mag.

Sturm, Ruger & Company Inc. is pleased to announce a new Ruger SP101 five-shot revolver chambered in the venerable .357 Magnum cartridge and featuring a 4.2" barrel with improved sights.

Laser-Ammo Expands SureStrike System to New Calibers

Laser-Ammo, designer and manufacturer of the SureStrike Dry Fire Training System is now offering adaptors for .44 Magnum, .357 Sig and .38/.357 Magnum firearms.

ATI to Distribute Ted Nugent Ammo

American Tactical Imports is proud to announce its exclusive distribution of Ted Nugent Hi-Performance Hunting Ammunition.

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