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Rifle Ammunition Hilo HI

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Down Factory
808966447
16-1050 40Th Ave
Keaau, HI
 
Big Island Gun Club Range
(808) 968-6150
Olaa Estate
Mt. View, HI
 
Kona Reloads
(808) 323-3314
81 Maluhia St # 6586c
Hilo, HI
 
Island Shooters Supply
808959721
88 Lama St
Hilo, HI
 
Kawamura, Leslie T
(808) 961-9666
688 Kinoole St #215B
Hilo, HI
 
Bills Gunsmithing
808966509
15 822 Paradise Ala Kai Rd
Keaau, HI
 
Big Island Gun Club
(808) 968-8956
304A S Maunakea Rd
Mountain View, HI
 
Johns Sportswear /Surplus
808935699
284 Keawe St
Hilo, HI
 
Fujiuchi, Chris Masuo
808987857
439 Kehaulani St
Hilo, HI
 
Security Products
808935010
34 E Ohea St
Hilo, HI
 

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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