Rifle Ammunition Iowa City IA

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The Ammobearer Ltd.
(319) 338-6426
232 Stevens Drive
Iowa City, IA
 
Iowacity Scheels
(319) 358-9959
1461 27th Avenue
Coralville, IA
 
Betts Army Post Surplus Inc
515243712
1202 Army Post Rd
Des Moines, IA
 
Luckytoad Outpost
515369839
2902 160Th Street
Urbandale, IA
 
Buckingham, Collin T
515289323
421 Second St
Boone, IA
 
Fin &Feather- Ia City
(319) 354-2200
125 Highway 1 West
Iowa City, IA
 
Frontieroutfitting, Inc.
(515) 278-5500
3009-100th Street
Urbandale, IA
 
Theisen'S Of Iowa Falls
641648949
670 Oak St River Hills Mall
Iowa Falls, IA
 
R B Firearms
641792200
1400 S 5Th Ave E
Newton, IA
 
G & R Guns
641366304
18088 330Th St
Conrad, IA
 

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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