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Black Hills Ammunition has built a reputation for producing high-quality self-defense and competition loads since the company was founded in 1981. The company offers high-grade, consistently performing pistol ammunition in a variety of calibers, including .32 H&R Magnum, .357 Magnum, .8 Special, .380 ACP, .40 S&W, .44 Magnum. .45 ACP and 9mm. Bullet designs range from jacketed hollow points (JHP) to full metal jacket (FMJ) to semi-wadcutter and Barnes Tac-XP. All of these rounds have the stopping power necessary for modern-day self-defense.

Being based in South Dakota, Black Hills has also worked to develop an array of loads intended for use by the Cowboy Action shooting community. The company has established a full line of authentic, period-correct cartridges for hard-to-find chamberings, including .32 H&R, .32-20, .38 Long Colt, .38-40, .38-55, .44 Colt, .44 Russian, .44-40, .45 Colt, .45 Schofield and .45-70.

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Black Hills prides itself on its quality control, with each lot of ammunition being uniform in its precision and performance. Such attention to detail and quality engineering is further evidenced by four branches of the U.S. military choosing the company’s 5.56mm (.223 Rem) match ammunition for service.

For more information on Black Hills’ ammo offerings, visit or call 605-348-5150.

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