Rifle Ammunition Ashland KY

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Kitchen'S
606329190
257 Meadowbrook
Ashland, KY
 
Town & Country Sales
606836283
509 -511 Bellefonte Street
Russell, KY
 
A And M Firearms
Unknown
2263 Nicholasville Rd
Lexington, KY
 
Egberts Gun Vault
859865147
398 Main St
Salvisa, KY
 
Anderson County Sportsmans Club
1070 Old Joe Road
Lawrenceburg, KY
 
Borders Summit Market, Inc.
(606) 928-6326
5876 US 60 West
Ashland, KY
 
Galligan, Brian E
304523219
309 3Rd Ave
Huntington, WV
 
Foxhole, The
502330137
160 Hunters Trace
Frankfort, KY
 
Evan''S Firearms & Archery
(859) 277-7770
117 Southland Dr.
Lexington, KY
 
Poynt Hope Trading Post
502829501
3198 Hickory Ridge Rd
Waddy, KY
 

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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