Rifle Ammunition Billings MT

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Tims Gunsmithing
613 5Th Ave
Laurel, MT
 
Laurel Rod & Gun Club
(406) 628-6292
Riverside Park
Laurel, MT
 
Hair, Ted W
406366229
509 4Th Ave N
Lewistown, MT
 
Knerr, Frank
406535749
205 Truck By Pass
Lewistown, MT
 
Cromwells
406487244
Railroad & Main St
Scobey, MT
 
Laurel Rifle Club
406628460
Po Box 21
Laurel, MT
 
Comito, Lee
406202130
200 Glick Ave
Boulder, MT
 
Jim'S Gunsmithing
406572335
106 Grant Box 43
Martinsdale, MT
 
Lawrence Rifle Barrel Inc
406755445
117 Commerical
Lewistown, MT
 
Queens Connection
406626581
27500 Old Hwy 10
Huson, MT
 

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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