Nosler Ammunition

Nosler is a bullet and ammunition-manufacturing company based out of Oregon. They are best known as a leader in the design and engineering of big game hunting bullets, but they also create whole-cartridges, brass, and a relatively-small selection of hunting rifles.

Nosler was founded in 1948 in Bend, Oregon by John Nosler, a big game hunter who saw a need for a more effective and reliable bullet. As the story goes, John failed to drop a Canadian moose, despite an accurate shot from is 300 H&H. Stewing over the missed trophy, he began imagining better ways to design bullets. What he created would go on to revolutionized big game hunting and launch one of the most innovative companies in the industry.

The product was called the “Partition” bullet. This projectile, which is made specifically for big game hunting, uses two lead core surrounded by a copper-alloy jacket to give the bullet both expansion and penetration. The first lead core is exposed at the tip, allowing it to mushroom effectively upon impact, while the second core, which is separated by a copper partition, keeps its shape and helps achieve superior penetration. This was the first innovation from Nosler, allowing John to officially launch the Nosler Partition Bullet Company in 1948.

John Nosler not only revolutionized bullet design, he also changed the way bullets are produced. He created a system called “impact extrusion,” which allowed him to create consistent bullets while adjusting production to meet different size and weight needs.

The next innovation was the “Solid Base” bullet. This projectile has a thick base with a tapered jacket, setting a new standard in aerodynamics and external consistency. While the Solid Base bullet was originally intended for big game, the design was used for varmint and target shooting, launching a sensation in the firearms industry.

Nosler also introduced the “Ballistic Tip Varmint” bullets, giving small-game hunters the same level of performance in their small-caliber firearms.

The company continues to innovate and expand the ammunition industry. Recent innovations include the “E-Tip” bullet, an all-copper projectile with a polymer tip that was launched in 2007, and the “Ballistic Tip Lead Free” bullet, which is available for .20-caliber through 6mm cartridges.

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  1. 20rds – 222 Rem Nosler Varmageddon 40gr. FBHP Ammo 20rds – 222 Rem Nosler Varmageddon 40gr. FBHP Ammo
    $24.95
    $1.25/ppr

    4 In Stock

  2. 20rds - .223 NoslerCustom Trophy 40gr. Ballistic Tip Varmint Ammo 20rds - .223 NoslerCustom Trophy 40gr. Ballistic Tip Varmint Ammo
    $19.95
    $1.00/ppr

    25 In Stock

  3. 20rds – 221 Fireball Nosler Varmageddon 40gr. FBHP Ammo 20rds – 221 Fireball Nosler Varmageddon 40gr. FBHP Ammo
    $26.95
    $1.35/ppr

    4 In Stock

  4. 20rds - 280 Ackley Improved Nosler Trophy Grade 140gr. AccuBond Ammo 20rds -  280 Ackley Improved Nosler Trophy Grade 140gr. AccuBond Ammo

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    $64.95
    $3.25/ppr

    5 In Stock

  5. 50rds - 45 ACP Nosler Match Grade Handgun 185gr. JHP Ammo 50rds - 45 ACP Nosler Match Grade Handgun 185gr. JHP Ammo Video
    $39.95
    $0.80/ppr

    15 In Stock

  6. 20rds – 300 RUM Nosler Trophy Grade 180gr. AccuBond Ammo 20rds – 300 RUM Nosler Trophy Grade 180gr. AccuBond Ammo
    $75.00
    $3.75/ppr

    5 In Stock

  7. 20rds – 7mm Rem SA Ultra Mag Nosler Trophy Grade 160gr. AccuBond Ammo 20rds – 7mm Rem SA Ultra Mag Nosler Trophy Grade 160gr. AccuBond Ammo
    $57.00
    $2.85/ppr

    10 In Stock

  8. 20rds - 300 Rem SA Ultra Mag NoslerCustom 165gr Partition Ammo 20rds -  300 Rem SA Ultra Mag NoslerCustom 165gr Partition Ammo

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    $64.95
    $3.25/ppr

    7 In Stock

  9. 20rds - 222 Rem Nosler Varmageddon 40gr. FB Tipped Ammo 20rds - 222 Rem Nosler Varmageddon 40gr. FB Tipped Ammo

    $23.95

    $18.50

    $0.93/ppr

    2 In Stock

  10. 20rds - 308 Win Nosler Custom Competition 168gr. HPBT Ammo 20rds - 308 Win Nosler Custom Competition 168gr. HPBT Ammo
    $29.95
    $1.50/ppr

    29 In Stock

  11. 20rds - 300 Win Mag Nosler Trophy Grade 200gr. Nosler Partition SP Ammo 20rds - 300 Win Mag Nosler Trophy Grade 200gr. Nosler Partition SP Ammo
    $54.95
    $2.75/ppr

    9 In Stock

  12. 20rds - 338 RUM Nosler Trophy Grade 300gr. Accubond Polymer Tip Ammo 20rds - 338 RUM Nosler Trophy Grade 300gr. Accubond Polymer Tip Ammo
    $69.95
    $3.50/ppr

    10 In Stock

  13. 7mm Rem Ult Mag - 175gr Accubond Nosler (60120) -20 7mm Rem Ult Mag - 175gr Accubond Nosler (60120) -20

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    $69.95
    $3.50/ppr

    3 In Stock

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