Rifle Ammunition Hickory NC

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Ledford''S Trading Post
(828) 327-0055
1833 12th Ave. N.E.
Hickory, NC
 
Castlesports Unlimited
(828) 728-9113
2741 Connelly Springs Road
Granite Falls, NC
 
Sawyer, Miles George Iii
919967150
1000 Jones Ferry Rd
Pittsboro, NC
 
Gunner''Schoice
(910) 892-0909
106 Carolina Drive
Dunn, NC
 
Lancer Gun And Arms
910891252
100 N 13Th St Ste 4-W
Erwin, NC
 
H G & Hsports
(828) 459-1405
4819 N. NC Hwy. 16
Conover, NC
 
Iron Station Gunsmithing
704530107
363 Cooper Rd
Vale, NC
 
Duke & Pats Gun Shop Inc
919693450
2564 Enon Rd
Oxford, NC
 
Gander Mountain #336
651325430
2223 Vanstory St
Greensboro, NC
 
Kendale Pawn Shop
2715 Lee Ave
Sanford, NC
 

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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