Rifle Ammunition Elkhart IN

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Hole-In-The-Wall Gun Works
(574) 848-5529
101 West Vistula
Bristol, IN
 
Firearm Shop, The
219825703
11826 Cr-10
Middlebury, IN
 
Slh Enterprises
260749943
1602 Knox Dr
New Haven, IN
 
Luley, Scott M
260422644
1009 Edgewater Ave
Ft Wayne, IN
 
Kustom Ballistics
260724306
1684 E 900 N
Decatur, IN
 
Granger Guns
(574) 277-7588
51160 Bittersweet Road Suite 10
Granger, IN
 
E & E Guns & Sporting Goods
(812) 547-7311
10 Saint & Highway Three
Tell City, IN
 
Crafts
765966205
731 W Main St
Richmond, IN
 
Hillside Shooting Sports
260672371
7870 North Mayne Road
Roanoke, IN
 
Gander Mountain #187
6043 Lima Road
Fort Wayne, 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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