7.62×39 vs .308 Win – Cartridge Comparison

.308 Winchester Ammo

In this cartridge comparison, we are going to look at two cartridges that many people probably have never thought about comparing; The 7.62×39 vs the .308. This is an interesting comparison for several reasons. The 7.62×39 round is most known for its use in the AK 47, but it is becoming more commonplace in the … Read more

.243 Win vs .270 Win – Cartridge Comparison

When comparing the .243 vs the .270, we are looking at two well-known and popular rounds that overlap in their shooting applications. While there is overlap, there are areas where one cartridge is going to be better suited than the other. That’s what we have set out to look at in this article rather than … Read more

6.5 Creedmoor vs .243 Win – Cartridge Comparison

.243 Winchester Ammo

In this cartridge comparison, we are going to take a look at the 6.5 Creedmoor vs .243 Winchester. We are excited about this comparison as both of these cartridges show tremendous versatility in both the hunting and competitive shooting worlds and not a lot of information is out there taking a look at these two … Read more

.30-30 Win vs .30-06 Sprg – Cartridge Comparison

.30-06 Sprg Ammo

There are a plethora of cartridges available for civilians on today’s market. Deciding on which cartridge fits the hunting or shooting competitions you have in mind can be daunting, and this article is meant to provide you with an in-depth comparison of two of the more historical hunting cartridges in the US; the .30-30 vs … Read more

.308 Win vs .30-06 Springfield – Cartridge Comparison

.308 Winchester Ammo

Both the .308 Win and the .30-06 Springfield are two cartridges steeped in American tradition. Both have serviced the men and women of our military and police force and have found worldwide success and longevity in the hunting fields. In this article, we will take a look at these two cartridges and compare and discuss … Read more

.300 Win Mag vs .308 Win – Cartridge Comparison

300 WM and 308 Win Ammo

In this article, we are going to look at two cartridges of the same bullet diameter that have very distinct differences in their performance. Though they are different, when looking at the .300 Win Mag vs the .308 Winchester, we see two effective cartridges that when used in the right scenario, will be successful hunt … Read more

.338 Lapua Mag vs .50 BMG – Cartridge Comparison

.50 BMG Ammo

In this cartridge comparison, we are going to take a look at two cartridges, the .338 Lapua and the .50 BMG, two rounds that separate the men from the boys. Seriously, these are heavy duty rounds that fill a very specific niche in the shooting world. These include heavy stopping power that can be carried … Read more

.338 Lapua Mag vs .308 Win – Cartridge Comparison

.308 Winchester Ammo

In this rifle caliber comparison, we are going to take a look at two cartridges that most might not think to compare. We will take an in depth look at the 338 Lapua vs 308 and hopefully come out on the other side with a better understanding of both. To be honest, there are going … Read more

6mm Creedmoor vs .243 – Cartridge Comparison

.243 Winchester Ammo

The 6mm Creedmoor vs .243 is a very interesting comparison. It’s a look at an old but trusted and proven cartridge in the .243 Win and a look at a new 6mm Creedmoor cartridge where the results have yet to come in on if it is here to stay or will eventually fall back into … Read more

.357 Mag vs 9mm – Cartridge Comparison

.357 Magnum Ammo

Any conversation about cartridge comparisons, especially when talking about handgun cartridges, comes up there is a good chance that at least one of the two cartridges we are discussing in this article come up. The .357 vs 9mm is a comparison that features two of the more popular and well known cartridges. Both are entrenched … Read more

9mm vs 10mm – Cartridge Comparison

9mm Luger Ammo

When it comes to self-defense, there are several valid arguments for the 9mm vs 10mm handgun. Both are very popular and have their advantages and disadvantages. However, the 9mm is widely regarded as the ‘ideal’ handgun for self-defense and is one of the most highly used handguns in military and police forces. This goes for … Read more

.458 SOCOM vs .50 Beowulf – Cartridge Comparison

.458 SOCOM Ammo

In this cartridge comparison of the .458 SOCOM vs .50 Beowulf, we are going to take a look at how these two cartridges, which often compete in the same shooting niches, compare to each other in a variety of ballistic and other performance categories. Because these two cartridges share a lot of similarities, it can … Read more

.300 Blackout vs .308 Win – Cartridge Comparison

.308 Winchester Ammo

In this cartridge comparison, we are going to take a look at the .300 Blackout vs .308. Both of these cartridges take .308 caliber bullets but tend to hang out in different places. This will be an interesting comparison because of how different these two cartridges are, and it is a great example of why … Read more

10mm vs .45 ACP – Cartridge Comparison

10mm Auto Ammo

When looking at the 10mm vs .45 ACP, we are looking at a cartridge that has been proven over and over for over a century, and we are looking at a cartridge that came out hot in the 1980’s, tapered off, and has been surging back into the shooting world. Both of these cartridges offer … Read more

.357 Mag vs .44 Mag – Cartridge Comparison

.357 Magnum Ammo

The two cartridges we are going to look at in this article, the .357 vs .44 Mag, are steeped in American culture and tradition. They both also serve some of the same shooting niches including hunting and self-defense. In this article, we will take a look at these high velocity and hard-hitting handgun cartridges by … Read more

.300 Win Mag vs .300 WSM – Cartridge Comparison

.300 Win Mag Rifle on the range

In this article, we are going to look at two rifle cartridges, the .300 Winchester Magnum and the .300 Winchester Short Magnum. And while their names are similar, we are going to dive deeper into their performance specs in this comparison. The similarities in the name alone are enough to throw off those who might … Read more

7mm-08 Rem vs .270 Win – Cartridge Comparison

.270 Winchester Rifle

In this cartridge comparison, we are going to take a look two cartridges, the 7mm-08 Rem and the .270 Win. Both of these cartridges became popular in the shooting world because of their ballistic characteristics, especially the trajectory, and the low recoil while still can bring down medium and even larger sized game. Given the … Read more

7mm Rem Mag vs .30-06 Sprg – Cartridge Comparison

.30-06 Springfield Ammo

In this cartridge comparison, we are going to take a look at two cartridges that have been staples on the shooting and hunting circuit for some time. The 7mm Rem Mag vs .30-06 brings up some interesting talking points when diving into their ballistic and other performance characteristics. These two cartridges overlap in many hunting … Read more

.243 Win vs .308 Win – Cartridge Comparison

.243 Winchester Ammo

Gun nuts, hunters, competitive shooters, and people who are a mixture of all three are constantly looking at the wide selection of cartridges available and trying to determine which is more useful. All cartridges are going to have a specific niche in the shooting world where they excel compared to others, but it’s always a … Read more

.300 Win Mag vs .30-06 Sprg – Cartridge Comparison

.30-06 Sprg M1 Ammo

In this cartridge comparison, we look at two of the modern day big game hunter’s favorite cartridges, the .300 Win Mag vs .30-06 Springfield. Both of these cartridges offer the hunter tremendous performance in the field, including both ballistic performance and stopping power. Both of these cartridges are often used in the hunting community and … Read more

.308 Win vs .223 Rem – Cartridge Comparison

.223 Remington Ammo

In this article, we are going to take a look at two popular, albeit very different, hunting cartridges. When we take on the prospect of the .308 vs .223, it’s important to realize that claiming one cartridge as the better of the two only has credence when applying it to specific hunting or shooting situations. … Read more

.300 Win Mag vs .338 Lapua Mag – Cartridge Comparison

.338 Lapua Magnum Ammo

In this article, we are going to take a look at two hard hitting cartridges that have come onto the shooting scene relatively recently in the broader view of rifle cartridges. The .300 Win Mag vs .338 Lapua Magnum is an interesting comparison, and we think provides some interesting points of discussion. While there is … Read more

7mm-08 Rem vs .308 Win – Cartridge Comparison

.308 Winchester Ammo

In this cartridge comparison, we are going to examine two cartridges that behave very similar in the ballistics category. The 7mm-08 vs .308 argument is a newer one, relative to some other cartridge arguments that have now been raging for nearly a century, in the hunting and shooting world, as the 7mm-08 was introduced in … Read more

.270 Win vs .308 Win – Cartridge Comparison

.308 Ammo

When you’re dealing with the decision of which cartridge you want to use, it can be difficult to quickly find all of the information you need to make an informed decision. While it’s always a hard choice, the .270 vs .308 might be one of the toughest decisions you will face. In the end, the … Read more

7mm-08 vs .30-06 Sprg – Cartridge Comparison

30-06 M2 Ball Ammo

For this cartridge comparison, the 7mm-08 vs .30-06, we are looking at two cartridges that often find themselves being compared to one another. While both have their suitors for multiple shooting applications, they are more often compared within hunting circles. While both the 7mm-08 and .30-06 possess the velocity and range for long range competitions, … Read more

.270 Win vs .30-06 Sprg – Cartridge Comparison

30-06 Springfield Ammo

In this cartridge comparison, we are going to take a look at two of the most popular and widely used hunting cartridges in the United States, the .270 vs .30-06. Both of these cartridges come with a loyal following that will argue until their last days as to why their cartridge is the best available. … Read more

7mm Rem Mag vs .300 Win Mag – Cartridge Comparison

7mm Rem Mag Ammo

In this cartridge comparison of the 7mm Rem Mag vs .300 Win Mag, we are dealing with two cartridges that each carry loyal users and often find themselves the subject of heated debate on numerous firearm forums and within hunting lodges. Both cartridges were released to the public hardly a year apart and further adds … Read more

5.56×45 vs 7.62×39 – Cartridge Comparison

5.56×45mm Nato

For tactical rifles used for home defense or out on the range in competitions, the 5.56×45 vs 7.62×39 is a common argument among shooters and a common decision made by potential buyers. Both cartridges have a rich history of military and civilian uses and also have their loyal followings. It’s an interesting comparison with the … Read more