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Federal Shorty Shotshells

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Federal Shorty Shotshells

 Short 12-gauge loads are a thing now that people have learned how many mini shells they can stuff into the magazine of a Kel-Tec or a Mossberg pump with an OPSol miniclip on board. So, Federal has introduced the Shorty–a 1¾-inch shell that remarkably offers almost the same ballistics of a 2¾-inch shell. Shorties hold nearly an ounce of shot (15/16 ounces) and boast a velocity of 1,145 fps. They come in No. 8 shot, 4 buck, and slug loads. Besides their obvious fun potential, the birdshot loads will be great low-recoil trainers and a blessing for those who own...

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Federal Premium Shooters Vincent Hancock and Caitlin Connor Crowned World Champions

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Federal Premium Shooters Vincent Hancock and Caitlin Connor Crowned World Champions

ANOKA, Minnesota - September 18, 2018 - Federal Premium Ammunition sponsored shooters and brand ambassadors Vincent Hancock and Caitlin Connor each won gold medals and were crowned world champions at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Championship in Changwon, South Korea, held August 31 to September 15, 2018.The two-time Olympic gold medalist Hancock picked up his fourth World Championship title in Men’s Skeet to close the World Championships. Hancock marched through the rainy qualification rounds without a miss over 125 targets and only missed once in the final to secure his place in the record books. Hancock becomes the...

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Vista Outdoor to Exit the Firearm-Making Industry

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Vista Outdoor to Exit the Firearm-Making Industry

  Vista Outdoor made a surprising move earlier this week when the company announced they will sell their firearms brands and exit the gun-making industry. In the press release, Vista states they will halt firearm production, but plans on staying the course with its ammo manufacturing, which they claim is the companies “largest core business.” Vista also plans to focus and grow its other outdoor products as well. “An increased focus on our heritage ammunition business will manifest itself in more innovative and breakthrough new products introduced over the next few years,” Vista Outdoor CEO Chris Metz said in the...

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Federal Premium Becomes Official Shotshell Ammunition Sponsor of USA Shooting

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Federal Premium Becomes Official Shotshell Ammunition Sponsor of USA Shooting

 ANOKA, Minnesota - April 2, 2018 - Federal Premium Ammunition is pleased to announce it is now the official shotshell ammunition sponsor and supplier of USA Shooting. The sponsorship strengthens the non-profit organization’s efforts to promote the shooting sports and prepare American athletes to bring home gold from Tokyo in summer of 2020.“We are extremely proud to support USA Shooting’s mission and supply U.S. athletes with the world-class firepower of Federal Premium Gold Medal shotshells,” said Federal Premium President Jason Vanderbrink. “High-performance Gold Medal rounds have a rich tradition of breaking records and achieving victory in competitions ranging from local...

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FEDERAL PREMIUM HEAVYWEIGHT TSS TURKEY LOADS FOR 2018

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FEDERAL PREMIUM HEAVYWEIGHT TSS TURKEY LOADS FOR 2018

HEAVYWEIGHT TSS Kill gobblers at longer distances than ever before with HEAVYWEIGHT® TSS. Its payload of No. 7 or 9 HEAVYWEIGHT Tungsten Super Shot provides the highest pellet counts possible—up to double those of lead No. 5 loads of the same weight. The tungsten-alloy material’s 18 gm/cc density is 22 percent higher than standard tungsten and 56 percent more than lead. The result is the most energy and highest velocities at extreme range. Its rear-braking FLITECONTROL FLEX™ wad performs flawlessly through ported and standard turkey chokes for the most consistent, deadly patterns possible.   Features & Benefits HEAVYWEIGHT TSS payload...

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