Sedalia, MO – Lapua,
world-renowned for producing the finest cartridge cases and ammunition,
announces the addition of the 6.5 Creedmoor cartridge to their Scenar-L Target
and Naturalis Hunting ammunition offerings.
The 6.5m Creedmoor 136
Grain Scenar-L offers an optimized, high ballistic coefficient (BC) for
long-range competitive target shooting, yet maintains SAAMI configuration for
flawless function through all factory or custom rifle magazines.
6.5 Creedmoor loaded with
the 140 Grain Lapua Naturalis provides hunters a lead-free alternative for today’s
ever-changing hunting landscape. Designed and manufactured from pure copper,
the Naturalis construction is proven to reliably retain 90-100% of its original
weight. It uses state-of-the-art technology to produce consistent, controlled
expansion at the widest velocity range on the market.
Erkki Seikkula, Lapua
Sales & Marketing Manager states, “Lapua continues its support of the
Creedmoor cartridge by offering cases, bullets, and now loaded ammunition to
help sustain its growth. Competitive shooters insist upon having top quality
products, and Lapua will reliably answer the call by providing the very best.”
Lapua Components and Ammunition are exclusively
distributed in the USA by Capstone Precision Group, LLC. Capstone also offers
Berger, Vihtavuori and SK products.
Sedalia, MO – SK
Ammunition, manufacturers of high-quality .22 LR cartridges for nearly 190
consecutive years, announce their latest offering: “SK Long Range Match.” New
for 2019, Long Range Match was developed for demanding .22 LR enthusiasts
routinely acquiring targets out to 100 yards and beyond. It is purpose-built
for today’s long range rimfire shooting disciplines ever-increasing in
popularity, such as PRC, tactical rimfire, long range silhouette and more.
SK Ammunition Sales &
Marketing Manager Joerg Melcher states, “Historically, high-quality match
ammunition has been a barrier to entry for competitive target shooting. SK Long
Range Match allows shooters to gain access to new competition rimfire rifle and
pistol disciplines without overwhelming their pocketbooks.”
SK Long Range delivers
accurate, high-quality rounds that reliably feed through your competitive
target rifle. Centerfire competition shooters will also find SK Long Range
Match the ideal training companion to prepare with .22 platforms similar to
their big bore configuration. Whether you’re actively competing in today’s
popular long range rimfire sports or connecting with LR targets from the firing
line at your local club, instill the confidence you deserve with new SK Long
SK Ammunition is produced by Nammo Shonebeck GmbH in Germany and is part of the Nammo Group. Distribution for the USA is handled through Capstone Precision Group. Capstone also distributes Lapua, Berger and Vihtavuori products exclusively.
Mesa, AZ – New for 2019,
Berger Bullets proudly announces the New Extreme Long Range (ELR) Match Solid
Projectile line, beginning with 375 caliber 379 Grain and 407 Grain offerings.
Extreme Long-Range shooting
to distances of two miles and beyond has taken the firearms community by storm.
With much of its roots developed from elite military sniper and Special Forces
rifle training, ELR enthusiasts are utilizing highly innovative rifle and
ammunition technology to engage targets at distances previously unheard of.
Berger has taken the lead pioneering ELR, similar to how it’s dominated all
other long-range rifle disciplines.
Berger Bullets chief
ballistician, Bryan Litz states “Our new ELR Solid Match Bullets provide both
competition shooters and Mil/LE forces a long-range solid projectile like no
other. Its highly optimized VLD ogive design and lathe-turned solid copper
construction provide a ballistic advantage that is unmatched by any
conventional style bullet.”
Berger ELR Match Solid
Projectiles, Berger Bullets and Ammunition are distributed by Capstone
Precision Group. Capstone also distributes Lapua, Vihtavuori and SK product for
the USA. For dealer inquiries contact:
AZ – Capstone Precision Group, distributor of precision ammunition products, is
pleased to announce the appointment of Dan Thelen as General Manager.
brings over 22 years of experience in finance and operations, spent in the
shooting sports industry. He was recently Chief Financial Officer at Hodgdon
Powder Company and previously Director of Operations for Modern Muzzeloading,
Inc. Additionally, Thelen oversaw accounting and operations for a global
manufacturing and parts distributor.
Thelen brings significant leadership experience to our growing Capstone team.
His production planning, financial knowledge, and operational skills are a
great addition to our team as we push forward in the industry,” said Bill
Gravatt, President of Capstone Precision Group.
will also lead the Mesa, Arizona facility where Berger Bullets and Ammunition
About The Capstone Precision
Capstone Precision Group was formed by Nammo in 2017, following the acquisition
of Berger Bullets. Capstone produces Berger bullets and ammunition, and imports
Lapua centerfire and rimfire ammunition and reloading components, Vihtavuori
smokeless powder, and SK rimfire ammunition into the United States.
We’re pleased to announce the relocation of our bullet manufacturing operation is now complete! Over the past few months, we’ve moved our entire Fullerton, CA facility to the Greater Phoenix Area where we first made Berger projectiles over 30 years ago. Our relocated manufacturing facility is now paired with our new ammunition loading capabilities, where New Berger Ammunition will soon launch in Q2, 2018.
President Bill Gravatt states, “Our #1 priority is to fill back orders and return inventory to satisfactory levels and meet our growing customer demand. Those faithful customers are the reason for our success. Plans are to begin a 2nd shift soon and start offering an unprecedented supply of Berger to support both precision reloading consumers and new Berger Ammunition consumers.”
“Great opportunities are ahead for our company. Our team worked tirelessly to prepare and move operations and we have now returned to production,” said Eric Stecker, who took over as Director of Business Development earlier this year. “November 1st marked the first time a Berger Bullet has been produced in Arizona since 2000.”
Berger is now a part of the Capstone Precision Group, joining Lapua Components & Ammunition, Vihtavuori Propellants and SK Rimfire Products. Authorized dealers may purchase all four premium brands together: one purchase order, one shipment and invoice! For dealer inquiries contact:
We here at Capstone Precision Group are proud to announce that Applied Ballistics Munitions has now become Berger Ammunition. We have been working hard over the past several months to upgrade our machinery and production capacity of our ammunition department. We want to thank your customers that have been using ABM over the years, and want to insure them that our quality and capabilities have improved over the past several months since our move to Mesa, Arizona. Now that both our Bullet and Ammunition plants are located in the same facility, we have made the decision to re-brand ABM as Berger Ammunition. With this re-branding, we expect to begin development on several new cartridges as well. Visit our ammunition page at the link below to find out more!
Already an existing ABM customer? We will continue to fill existing ABM orders until all orders are filled. If you have a question, send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be happy to help.