Montana is home to more than 230 federally licensed commercial ammunition manufacturers. The businesses range wildly in scale from Stevensville’s HSM Ammunition to boutique manufacturers of hard to find cartridges.
There are also a number of options available for hunters who want the accuracy of handloaded ammunition at a price up to 30% cheaper than the local big box store without loading the rounds themselves.
Browns Ammo Service in Shepherd has loaded millions of rounds since Richard brown started loading commercially in the late 1980s, according to the Billings Gazette.
Brown has the capability to load 120 different calibers but his most popular rounds are common pistol and rifle calibers. Brown told the Gazette is top sellers are .223 Remington, .308 Winchester, .45 ACP and 9mm Luger. The recently popular 6.5 Creedmoor has cracked the top five in the last year as well.
For more information about Montana’s ammunition manufacturers and a full profile of Browns Ammo Service click here.
Montana Hunting and Fishing Reports 5/18/19
By Kamp Cook
Flint Creek Campground Closed for Improvements
By Moosetrack Megan
Makoshika Road Opening Delayed until after Memorial Day
Wildflower walk today
HOOKING UP 10
By Montana Grant
New boat ramp installed at Highway 89 Bridge Fishing Access Site
Central to Eastern MT Fishing Report 5.15.19
Bozeman/Butte Recreation Report by Bob Ward’s Sports & Outdoors 5.16.19
Helena Recreation Report by Bob Ward’s Sports & Outdoors 5.16.19
620 Acres of New Public Land Access in Montana
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The Power of Water: Dam Wash Out Caught on Video [VIDEO]
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A Little Humor for you Beach Lovers (by Brett French)
BEE CAREFUL !!!
1st FLOAT !!!
Mack Days Saturday Pick-ups
Honk if a bear comes, Yellowstone Park says
Nice Catch for Mom on Mother’s Day!
Lake Mary Ronan Salmon Bite was good Tuesday
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ND Game and Fish Rejects Lincoln Man’s State Record Walleye Claim
Notice of Adoption Pertaining to No-Wake Zones on Canyon Ferry Reservoir