Regarding the Peterson .308 family of casings, in large-rifle-primer size, your primer pockets seem tighter than others? On ...
Test Results On Peterson’s .300 Norma Casing
At the 2017 SHOT Show a customer came to Peterson and expressed interest in a .300 Norma case that could hold substantially h ...
For Optimal Performance You May Need To Change Your Load
A change in internal volume will change the performance of your load, and potentially your results at the target. The interna ...
Weight Sorting – Fact or Fiction
The main variables that cause differences in weight from case to case are as follows: Material removed when cutting in the ...
Head Ripping Issue Caused by a Fluted Chamber
Casings fired out of a fluted chamber. Notice the visible fluting on them. Illustration depicting how a fluted chamber ...
What happens to Case Neck Tension after repeated firings?
Do you think neck tension on brass rifle casings increases or decreases with continued firings from the same casing? At Pete ...
Peterson Cartridge Brass Used in Win at King of 2 Miles
For those of you who aren’t familiar, there is an annual extreme long distance shooting competition called King of 2 miles (KO2M). This year was the third year for the event.
Being in the ammo business you tend to notice every time people use gun or ammo related analogies in their every-day speech. It is surprising how prevalent it is. For no particular reason, a year or two ago, we started writing them down onto what became our Master List of Shooting Analogies.
Bench-rest shooters: “You’re gonna love this box.”
Recently one of our employees was at the range and other shooters began to gather around his bench. Of course he presumed it was because of his prowess as a marksman. But instead of asking for his autograph or his expert advice, they asked him, “Where did you get that box?!”
Peterson Cartridge has implemented state-of-the-art tooling and quality assurance standards at its state-of-the-art facility in Pittsburgh, PA. The tooling produces the most stringent tolerances demanded by today's manufacturers, military, and competitive long-range shooters.
Recently our ballistician had some extra time in his schedule, and asked what he should work on next. We said, “Just for the heck of it, see how many times you can fire our .308s before you experience failure.” So that’s what he set out to do.
Peterson Cartridge Exhibits at NASGW 2016
The annual meeting of the National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers was held at the Kansas City Convention Center in Kansas City, Mo. October 24 – 28, 2016.