Rifle Ammunition Groton CT

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Laceys Guns
(860)444-7509, (860)444-7509
231 Vauxhall St
New London, CT
 
Gun & Dive Shop
(401) 596-4469
140 Mai
Westerly, RI
 
North Cove Outfitters
(800) 769-6858
75 Main St.
Old Saybrook, CT
 
Bob`s Gun Exchange
(203) 655-4480
429 Post Road
Darien, CT
 
Wildey F A, Inc
860355900
45 Angevine Rd
Warren, CT
 
Rons Guns Inc
(860) 739-6805
194 Boston Post Rd.
East Lyme, CT
 
The Grouse Perch
(860) 388-2277
15 N. Main Street
Old Saybrook, CT
 
Gary M Pranger Firearms & Archery
860584832
267 Pennwood Pl
Bristol, CT
 
North Cove Outfitters
(800) 769-6858
75 Main St.
Old Saybrook, CT
 
Time Precision Incorporated
(203) 775-8343
640 Federal Rd.
Brookfield, CT
 

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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