Rifle Ammunition Council Bluffs IA

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Derjagerhof Gun Shop
(712) 325-0760
301 W. Pierce St STE 3
Council Bluffs, IA
 
Canfield''S Sporting Goods, Inc.
(402) 393-3363
8457 West Center Road
Omaha, NE
 
Tlf Sporting Arms
515229609
6332 Nw Gear St
Indianola, IA
 
D'Aguanno Customs
641232000
200 South Front St
Montezuma, IA
 
Charlies Gunsmithing
515674358
10614 Fleet Ave
Colfax, IA
 
Custom Stockmaker
203748128
26 Briarwood Dr
Danbury, CT
 
Cycle Source Group LLC
(515) 232-0277
2105 Se 5th St
Ames, IA
 
Mikes Guns
515681622
5341 Se 104Th St
Runnells, IA
 
Hill, Ralph
515233835
1905 Bel Air Dr
Ames, IA
 
Darrels Repair
515236348
509 9Th Ave
Grinnell, IA
 

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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