The Guide compares every factory available cartridge from the 17 calibers up to the 50 caliber cartridges. It compiles cartridge data from all major ammunition manufacturers such as Hornady, Nosler, Barnes, Swift, Norma, Sierra, Weatherby, Winchester, Remington, and Federal. It shows the optimal velocity achieved for each bullet weight and calculates bullet energy, recoil, and powder efficiency.
New to the 2nd Edition:
Addition of Shotgun Ammunition (Both Slug and Shot loads)
Integration of Shotgun Slug Ammunition with Center Fire Rifle Data Tables
Introduction of Factory Load Summary Heading (Displays which Manufacturers produce factory loads and the number of loads produced)
One factory load and one hand load for every bullet weight available in each cartridge. 100% coverage of all Handgun and Rifle Cartridges produced in the USA by at least two minor factory load sources or one major factory load source.
Momentum Calculation for all Rifle, Shotgun and Handgun loads.