Ammo, Ammunition, Bullets

Ammo Tucson \ Ammunition Tucson AZ 2017-12-05T21:14:47+00:00

Diamondback Shooting Sports is the Best Gun Store in Tucson, Arizona for Ammo\Ammunition !

Handgun ammo is often referred to by the material of the bullet (projectile). Lead, Jacketed, Hard cast, and Frangible.
Ammo\Ammunition is also referred to the shape of the bullet. Some of the the most common are Ball / Round nose (RN), Full metal jacket (FMJ), Full metal cased, Lead round nose (LRN), Hollow point (HP), Boat Tail (BT), Soft point (SP), Jacketed hollow point (JHP), Semi wadcutter (SWC), Wadcutter (WC).


.22 long rifle rimfire 40-grain

.22 long rifle and related cartridges (.22 short, .22 long, and .22 extra long) Bullet weights among commercially available ammunition range from 20 to 60 grain. Subsonic, which also includes “target” or “match” loads, at nominal speeds below 1,100 ft/s Standard-velocity: 1,000–1,135 ft/s (305–346 m/s), common velocities are around 1,125 ft/s High-velocity: 1,200–1,310 ft/s per second. Hyper-velocity, or ultra-velocity: over 1,400 ft/s


32 ACP (Automatic Colt Pistol)

Also known as the .32 Automatic, common bullet weights 60 gr,65 gr, 71 gr, 73 gr


.380 ACP (Automatic Colt Pistol)

The .380 ACP Bullet weights ranging from 85 to 95 grains (5.5 to 6.2 g) are common.


9×19mm Parabellum

Also know as as the 9mm Luger, very popular and widely used. Common bullet weights 115gr, 124gr, 147gr


.40 S&W (Smith & Wesson)

Common bullet weights 155, 165 or 180 gr. However, there are some bullets with weights as light as 135 gr and as heavy as 200 gr


.45 ACP (Automatic Colt Pistol)

Standard load 230-grain


.38 Special

Common bullet weights 110gr, 130gr, 148gr, 158gr, 200gr


.357 S&W Magnum / .357 Magnum

Bullet weights ranging from 110 to 180 grains are most common. The 125 grains JHP loads are popular for self-defense, whereas the heavier loads are usually used for hunting.


.357 SIG

Based on a .40 S&W case necked down to accept 9mm bullets. The cartridge is used by a number of law enforcement agencies (LEA) and has a good reputation for both accuracy and stopping power. Developed to duplicate the performance of 125-grain .357 Magnum loads. The most popular bullet weights are 155, 125 and 147gr


.38 Super

Common bullet weights 115 and 124gr


10mm Auto

Most common bullet weights are 170, 155, 180 and 200gr. The 10mm outperforms the .40 S&W by 270–300 ft/s for similar bullet weights when using available full power loads


.44 Special

Common bullet weights of 135, 165, 180, 200, 240, 246, and 250 grains.


.44 Magnum

Common bullets weights 240, 270, 300 and 340gr. The .44 Magnum did not come to the attention of the general public until 1971, when it was prominently featured in the Clint Eastwood star-vehicle Dirty Harry


.30 Carbine

Common bullet weight 110. The popularity of the M1 Carbine for collecting, sporting, and re-enactment use has resulted in continued civilian popularity of the .30 Carbine cartridge.


30-06 Springfield

Common bullet weights 110, 150, 165, 180, 200 and 220gr. The .30-06’s power and versatility (combined with the availability of surplus firearms chambered for it and demand for commercial ammunition) have kept the round as one of the most popular for hunting in North America.


300 AAC Blackout (300 BLK)

Common bullet weights 115 and 125gr. A rifle cartridge developed in the United States by Advanced Armament Corporation (AAC) for use in the M4 carbine. Its purpose is to achieve ballistics similar to the 7.62×39mm Soviet cartridge in an AR-15 platform while using standard AR-15 magazines at their normal capacity.


.308 Winchester

Common bullet weights 150, 165, 168 and 175 gr. The .308 Winchester is one of the most successful hunting cartridges in the United States


.300 Winchester Magnum

.300 Win Mag / 300WM Most common bullet weights 165, 180, 190 and 200gr. Extremely versatile and has been adopted by a wide range of users including hunters, target shooters, military units, and law enforcement departments.

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.338 Lapua Magnum

Common bullet weights weights 200, 250 and 300gr. .338 Lapua Magnum developed for military long-range sniper rifles. In addition to its military role, it is increasingly used by hunters and civilian long-range shooting enthusiasts.


5.56x45mm NATO (5.56 NATO)

Common bullet weights 55, 62 and 77gr. Extremely versatile and has been adopted by a wide range of users including hunters, target / sport shooters, militaries worldwide, and law enforcement.



Common bullet weights 122, 123 and 125gr. The 7.62×39mm round is a rifle cartridge of Soviet origin that was designed during World War II. Due to the worldwide proliferation of the SKS and AK-47 pattern rifles, the cartridge is used by both militaries and civilians alike.


.50 BMG

.50 Browning Machine Gun, common bullet weights 547, 655, 700, 750 and 800gr. Civilians use for the .50 caliber rifles include long-range target shooting. The US-based Fifty Caliber Shooters Association holds .50 BMG shooting matches.

Diamondback Shooting Sports
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4.4 out of 5 stars

Craig M
Craig M

5 out of 5 stars

posted 3 months ago

Great store. Huge location, tons of inventory and from the little amount of interaction I had with staff very helpful and friendly. Sadly I was selling and not buying but I will be back when the time comes again.

Michael Thompson
Michael Thompson

5 out of 5 stars

posted 2 weeks ago

Great place. Good and knowledge people, awesome inventory

Kevin Moran
Kevin Moran

5 out of 5 stars

posted 2 months ago

I went to Diamond Shooting Sports today because I was having issues with my Mauser Sporter Rifle not loading. The problem was the bolt would not close with live Ammo. I was really frustrated and Kevin helped me solve the problem. Basically the old surplus ammo I was using would not chamber into the rifle. Kevin put in new ammunition in and the problem was solved. I would have never figured that out. Kevin was patient with me and worked hard to solve my problem. Kevin went above and beyond the call of duty. I am a happy camper, thanks to Kevin. You can't go wrong dealing with Diamondback especially with people who care about the customer like Kevin.

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