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IN THIS ISSUE | FEATURES
DEPARTMENTS

22

RIMFIRE AMMO: CENTERFIRE'S
REDHEADED STEPCHILD

With minimal movement
of his hands, here is Field
Editor Chris Christian
inserting a speedloader
into his revolver.

Compared to black powder and modern
centerfire ammunition, rimfire ammunition
just does not get much respect, except
with super shooters. Why is this?
By Jim Shults

28

REMINGTON 1½ PISTOL PRIMERS
Remington's 1½ pistol primers are unique
in the world of small pistol primers, not
fitting the standard versus magnum
category that distinguishes between
gunpowder choices.
By Brad Miller

32

HOW TO SHAVE SECONDS
FROM YOUR SCORE BY
MASTERING THE TABLE START
Every action shooter is confronted
with a Table Start at some point. Read
our guide on how to properly position
your gun and ammo for success.
By Chris Christian

36

DOUG KOENIG JOINS TEAM RUGER
Doug Koenig shocked the competitive
shooting world when he announced he was
switching teams to Ruger. Here's his story.
By John Parker

40

RISING SHOOTING STAR:
KEVIN NGUYEN
This soldier-athlete in the U.S. Army World
Class Athlete Program is focused on making
his Paralympic dreams come true.
By Jessica Delos Reyes

ON THE COVER
A spent Lapua Center-X .22 LR rimfire case.
Compared to black powder and modern
centerfire ammunition, rimfire ammunition
just does not get much respect. Why is this?
Photo by Peter Fountain

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MAY 2018 | SSUSA.ORG

A Publication of the
National Rifle Association of America
Wayne R. LaPierre
Executive Vice President
The NRA, the foremost guardian of the traditional American right
to "keep and bear arms," believes every law-abiding citizen
is entitled to the ownership and legal use of firearms, and that
every reputable gun owner should be an NRA member.


http://www.SSUSA.ORG

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