Rifle Ammunition Ankeny IA

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Trenez, Thomas Albert
515964496
1222 Nw 4Th
Ankeny, IA
 
2A Arms
(515) 964-0187
3709 Sw Skyview Circle
Ankeny, IA
 
2 Rw Sales
515965100
810 Ne 9Th St
Ankeny, IA
 
Sportsman'S Warehouse 120
515963350
921 South East Oralabor Rd
Ankeny, IA
 
Daves Marine & Sports Inc
515289154
5950 Nw 2Nd Ave
Des Moines, IA
 
Meyers Shooters Supply
515964706
1706 Nw 9Th St
Ankeny, IA
 
Stiner Shooters Supply
515964929
1312 Ne Glen
Ankeny, IA
 
Wal-Mart #892
515963111
1002 Se National Dr
Ankeny, IA
 
Mister Money Usa #12
515261030
3820 E 14Th
Des Moines, IA
 
Ace All American Gunsmithing & Engraving
515244556
3614-6Th Ave Suite 2
Des Moines, IA
 

Finding The Perfect Bullet

The key to proper whitetail bullet selection is to balance penetration and expansion in a whitetail-size target.

It all boils down to the bullet. No matter what cartridge you choose or how accurate your gun, the only thing that actually impacts your quarry and brings it down is the bullet.

Today's ammunition for whitetail-appropriate cartridges offer a wide and often confusing array of bullet options and types, all claimed by their manufacturers to be "ideal" whitetail choices. Fortunately, most of them actually are. But at the same time, these various bullets also differ greatly in their design, impact characteristics, expansion and weight retention, and an intelligent understanding of their differences is a great aid in making a choice that will provide the results you need no matter what kind of shot you may find yourself confronting.

Compared to larger game animals, whitetails are relatively easy to kill. Their muscle density, bone mass, and overall body weight and dimensions are in fact very similar to those of a human being. It is no accident that many of our traditionally most popular whitetail cartridges derived from military rounds like the 7mm Mauser, .308 Winchester, or .30-06, and their many offshoots. However, traditional military-type non-expanding full-metal jacket bullets are not appropriate for hunting because they cause little organ damage and tend to fully penetrate, leaving a very small wound channel. The...

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