Reprise: So, You Say You Want Some Self-Defense Ammo?

My friends over at the Liberal Gun Club asked if they could have my BBTI blog entries cross-posted on their site. This is the second in an occasional series of revisiting some of my old articles which had been published elsewhere over the years, perhaps lightly edited...

Comparison shopping.

Remember this graph comparing Muzzle Energy (ME)?   Well, a discussion elsewhere got me to thinking … So, let’s take a look at .45 Super:   See what I see? Yeah, at 3″ and 4″ all the .45 Super loads are superior in terms of ME over...

Join the party.

All along, we’ve said that if someone wanted to take the time, trouble, and expense to do some additional research along the lines of our protocols, that we’d be happy to include their data on our site. This is particularly true if it helped expand the...

An absurd comparison. Or is it?

We had another of those wonderful & rare mid-50s January days here today, so I decided to get out for a little range time. In addition to the other shooting I did (basically, practice with some of my preferred CCW guns), I also did a little head-to-head comparison...