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Cartridges of Today
Courtesy of Sabi Custom Gunmakers Sabi
The book Cartridges of the World lists hundreds of cartridges that were once used and the ones still used only makes out a small section of the total list. The main reason for so many going out of production was determined by the old fundamental force of supply and demand. The main factor controlling supply and demand is a mighty force of economics or price. Price often determines demand and so does price also determine supply at the minimum cost.
The commercial cartridges manufactured today are all based on three base sizes, namely the belted magnums, the 8 x 57 Mauser and the 222 Rem. The rest are mainly different case lengths and necked down to different bullet diameters.
It is therefor possible to make any cartridge with any case length and any bullet diameter to achieve anything you specifically want from the three basic base sizes and case lengths to fit the action you wish to use. If you design and develop your own cartridge, it is called a wildcat. Originally wildcats were derived from cases blown out to have a larger capacity in order to achieve higher velocities than the standard caliber and was then called a wildcat, but today, all one of a kind caliber are known as wildcat or propriety cartridge.
AAA Arms and Ammo
Sells 50 BMG ammunition and supplies.
Low Recoil Big Game hunting ammunition for women and youths, Custom Handloads, and ammo for Law Enforcement
Displays graphic images of small-arms cartridges, histories, descriptions, specifications and nominal ballistics values.
Product guide to ammunition, reloading supplies, magazines, and machinegun accessories.
Astro Ammo & Gun
Re-manufactured and new ammunition.
[Las Vegas, NV] Brass ammunition manufacturing and equipment.
Chestnut Ridge Supply
Ammunition for sale.
Custom Cartridge, Inc.
Manufacturers of precision, high-performance ammunition. Large selection of modern and rare and obsolete calibers. Specialty characteristics available through multiple product lines.
Offers high velocity ammunition for self-defense and law enforcement.
Dans Sporting Goods
Ammunition – Importer / Distributor
Offers ammunition and themed apparel. Includes safety information.
Shotshell, rimfire and centerfire cartridges.
Gamebore Cartridge Co. Ltd
Specializing in shotgun cartridges.
A Marvelously com-lete store featuring every king of Ammunition and quick delivery for the items you need
Manufacturer of shotgun cartridges and ammunition for both game and competition shooting.
Mike J’s 6mm Ackley Improved Reloading Page
Providing load data for the 6mm Ackley Improved cartridge
RMC Muzzleloading On-Line Catalog
Complete On-line catalog of American made quality blackpowder and muzzleloading accessories for the blackpowder shooters.
Due to Winchester’s extensive product line we have made it easier for you to search for information on the product of your choice.
Wolf Performance Ammunition.
Russian ammunition in 7.62×39, .223 Rem, .380, 9mm Luger and 45 Auto, from the Tula Cartridge Works.