Rifle Ammunition Athens AL

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Eric Joseph
27685 Leggtown Rd
, AL
 
Elkmont Arms &Aerospace
(265) 233-2395
27685 Leggtown Rd
Elkmont, AL
 
Rowan Armory Services Llc
256828931
159 Comet Dr
Toney, AL
 
Green'S Sporting Goods
256420840
189 Tristian Rd
Toney, AL
 
Stewarts Gun Shop
256229881
11347 Hwy 207
Anderson, AL
 
Ted'S Rebluing Service
256777758
23680 Hilltop Way
Elkmont, AL
 
Peters, William L
256852177
151 Waterbury Dr
Harvest, AL
 
Smokehouse, The
931424838
2223 Kimbrough Road
Prospect, TN
 
Ardmore Pawn & Car Audio
256423544
26926 Main Street
Ardmore, AL
 
Hazel Green High School Njrotc
(256) 828-2625
14380 Hwy 231/431 N
Hazel Green, AL
 

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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