Safety Notice

Safety Notice

Safety Notice

Incidents involving hand loaded ammunition The NRA recognises that hand loaded ammunition may perform more consistently than factory rounds and is widely used by members striving to improve marksmanship; also it may be the only source of ammunition for historic or uncommon calibres. A large number of hand loaded rounds are fired every year without

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Safety Notice

CAUTIONARY SAFETY NOTICE – AMMUNITION – RG 5.56 (2012)

The NRA has been informed of an issue with RG 5.56 ball and tracer ammunition manufactured in 2012.  Rounds have been found to have dents in the cases and distortion of the nose of the bullet.  Manufacturer’s trials have indicated that there is little if any additional risk if such rounds are fired.  Nevertheless, members

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