Rifle Ammunition Bloomington IN

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Have Guns-Will Sell
(812) 824-1940
9390 South Strain Ridge Road
Bloomington, IN
 
Verns Sports
812988288
3651 Raspberry Lane
Nashville, IN
 
Bosco
812382421
6735 W St Rd 154
Sullivan, IN
 
Stout, Andrew F
260824852
4076 E 650 S
Bluffton, IN
 
Bullet Trap, The
765833719
6743 E 1100 N
Roann, IN
 
Cowden Road Gun Shop
(812) 876-9425
4594 West Cowden Road
Ellettsville, IN
 
Liberty Gun Shop
765963202
4008 N 550 W
Sharpsville, IN
 
Sportsman'S Lodge Inc.
1733 Patterson Street
Decatur, IN
 
Beckett, Russell P
765521039
1520 Washington St
New Castle, IN
 
Gregg'S Gun Shop
765473724
4454 W 250 S
Peru, IN
 

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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