Rifle Ammunition Bellingham WA

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Checkmate Pawn
(360) 647-2044
3016 Northwest Ave
Bellingham, WA
 
Big 5 Sporting Goods #182
310536061
910 S Burlington Blvd
Burlington, WA
 
Chelan Divers Sporting Supply
509682446
620 E Iowa
Chelan, WA
 
Vancura''S Gunworks
(360) 697-5899
18823 Hwy. 305
Poulsbo, WA
 
Vintage Doubles
509665767
2499 Lower Hedges Rd
Wenatchee, WA
 
Trading Post Of Bellingham, Llctransfer Dealer
(360) 398-2469
5655 Guide Meridian
Bellingham, WA
 
Kesselring Gun Shop
(360) 724-3113
4024 Old Highway 99 N.
Burlington, WA
 
Skm Company
509782424
404 1/2 Pioneer Ave
Cashmere, WA
 
Wal-Mart #2187
509664244
2000 N Wenatchee Ave
Wenatchee, WA
 
Orc Mastiffs
360793978
16114 May Creek Rd
Gold Bar, WA
 

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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