Ammunition Reserve

By |2019-06-11T16:08:15-06:00June 11th, 2019|Categories: Features, Useful Stuff|Tags: , , |

Part of what makes AmmoSquared unique is this idea of storing ammunition for customers on a long term basis. While this is unique in the gun industry it is known the world over for precious metal ownership. Our model has elements similar to how custodial gold companies operate: these are companies that let you purchase [...]

How Much Ammunition Should You Stockpile?

By |2019-05-27T13:16:35-06:00May 27th, 2019|Categories: Useful Stuff|Tags: , |

While there are rules of thumb and estimates you can use, it is up to you to take the time to determine your future needs and include a buffer for what we'll just call "uncommon events". But how much is that? In this article, I’ll throw some strategies out there and if they are helpful [...]

Self-Defense Handguns: A Good Excuse to be Practical

By |2018-12-28T20:57:05-06:00December 28th, 2018|Categories: Commentary, Useful Stuff|

Teaching self-defense and concealed carry classes, I’ve noticed a trend these days. For some reason, people seem to be getting nearly apoplectic when it comes to selecting their self-defense handguns and the gear to go with them. Now, I’ll grant you, selecting the right equipment is important, because self-defense is important, but working yourself [...]

Long Range Shooting 101

By |2018-12-28T20:58:31-06:00November 29th, 2018|Categories: Commentary, Useful Stuff|Tags: |

Introduction The shooting world can be a bit cyclical, with things going out of fashion and then coming right back when a new technical advantage comes into play. We have seen progression in our understanding of ballistics, and our options for optics have steadily improved. Rifle manufacturers have also noticed the demand for [...]

Gun Giveaway and Gear Clearance

By |2018-03-24T11:59:05-06:00March 24th, 2018|Categories: Update, Useful Stuff|Tags: , , |

I just looked at the blog and realized I haven’t written anything for a while now! Well that’s about to change... Here is the roundup: Gun Giveaway! First of all you’ll notice that we’re doing our first ever Gun Giveaway this quarter. This is the start of a trend because we already have next quarter’s [...]

Truck Gun

By |2018-02-20T18:41:37-06:00February 20th, 2018|Categories: Commentary, Useful Stuff|Tags: , , , |

What’s a truck gun?  Well a truck gun, sometimes known as a trunk gun, is a firearm that’s kept in a vehicle for threats a little bigger than your everyday concealed carry firearm can handle. It doesn’t replace your CCW, but allows you to supplement it. The trunk or truck gun is [...]

Is 380 ACP the new 38 Special?

By |2017-12-21T09:00:10-06:00December 20th, 2017|Categories: Ammo University, Commentary, Useful Stuff|Tags: , , , |

Recently, a number of articles appearing in magazines and blogs pertaining to firearms have been touting the 380 ACP as the "New 38 Special".  At first glance we found this amusing as the 380 ACP with its 17mm case length looks absolutely tiny next to a 38 Special round with its 39 mm case length. [...]

450 Bushmaster: Extraordinary Large Bore Cartridge

By |2017-12-05T21:51:12-06:00December 5th, 2017|Categories: Ammo University, Commentary, Useful Stuff|Tags: , , , |

There is a long standing debate among avid shooters concerning the effectiveness of small diameter, lightweight, fast moving bullets versus large diameter, heavyweight, slow moving bullets and this debate is especially germane to military personnel. Consequently, ever since the introduction of the 5.56 x 45mm NATO cartridge during the Vietnam [...]

The California Question

By |2017-11-30T12:46:03-06:00November 30th, 2017|Categories: Commentary, Update, Useful Stuff|Tags: , , , , , |

2018 is just a month away... If you are a gun owner in California, you already know what bad tidings 2018 brings as far as ammo and gun laws are concerned. We have fielded dozens of calls and emails this week from our California customers asking what they should do and what our response [...]

Shotguns and Disneyland… but Not Mixed Together!

By |2017-05-15T17:45:01-06:00April 23rd, 2017|Categories: New Calibers, Update, Useful Stuff|

Time for some well deserved fun! It's been nearly 2 years of steady work without a break for us here at AmmoSquared, so we want to let everyone know that we'll be on vacation from April 24th until May 1st. Since nobody can do customer service like the owners themselves, our phones will be off [...]

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