Rifle Ammunition Gurnee IL

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Mike Shcrank`s Smoke`n Gun
(847) 662-4034
2010 Washington Street Suite 1
Waukegan, IL
 
Krebs Gunsmithing
(847) 487-7776
1000 North Rand Road Suite 106
Wauconda, IL
 
D & J Guns
(815) 363-9541
116 Rand Road
Lakemoor, IL
 
Mastermen Sports
(262) 652-8632
5219 88th Ave
Kenosha, WI
 
Ye Olde Trading Post
1125 1/2 Level A South State
Westville, IL
 
Theoutdoorsman Sport Shop
(847) 746-1331
221 Sheridan Road
Winthrop Harbor, IL
 
Gd-Ots-Simunition Operations Inc
860404016
65 Sandscreen Rd
Avon, CT
 
Fox River Guns
(815) 385-4867
POB 111
Ringwood, IL
 
Jalensky''S Sport Center, Inc.
(414) 654-2260
5307 Green Bay Road
Kenosha, WI
 
Johnson'S Pharmacy
815664505
203 E St Paul St
Spring Valley, 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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