Is there an ammunition shortage in Canada?

Is there an ammunition shortage in Canada right now? Recently, I went to my local Canadian Tire, looking for .30-30 ammo. The shelves were empty—none of the classic low-priced (or formerly low-priced, at least)...

Big Game & Small Cartridges

If you want to pick a fight, tell a hunter they’re using the wrong cartridge. A .243 Win for elk, are you nuts? A .300 Win Mag for deer?! There’ll be no meat left to take home to your family. The list of condem...
6.8 SPC

Calibre’s Calibre: 6.8 SPC

Since the creation of the M16, and the adoption of the small 5.56mm NATO round it fires, much has been made about the lethality of the round’s small bore projectile. After all, in civilian circles, the average ...
270 Winchester

.270 WINCHESTER

The .30-03 Springfield, originally developed in 1903, wasn't a overly successful cartridge. But while it may have ultimately failed as a cartridge, the unique case would subsequently be utilized in several succ...