Rifle Ammunition Bloomington IL

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Blue Line Firearms & Police Equip
309261114
1208 Windsor Dr
Normal, IL
 
Rd'S Guns
15994 Thunderbird Ct
Bloomington, IL
 
Bill'S Gun Shop
309829557
1209 W Walnut St
Bloomington, IL
 
Heritage Hobbies Inc
309661000
207 Mecherle Dr
Bloomington, IL
 
Goldsboroughs Shooters Supply
309829253
1004 E Lincoln St
Bloomington, IL
 
Smiley''S Sports Shopinc.
800-880-1498, 309-663-1133
2049 Ireland grove rd.
Bloomington, IL
 
Darnall''S Gun Works & Range
(309) 379-4331
RR #3 Box 274
Bloomington, IL
 
Darnall`s Gun Works & Ranges
(309) 379-4331
6125 East 1175 North Road
Bloomington, IL
 
Freedom Firearms
309451583
1005 Teegan
Normal, IL
 
Dick'S Sporting Goods Inc
309454160
200-C Greenbriar Dr
Normal, IL
 

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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