Rifle Ammunition Mount Vernon WA

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Big 5 Sporting Goods #182
910 S Burlington Blvd
Burlington, WA
Firearmstechnologies Inc
(360) 387-3415
714 S. Hawthorne LN
Camano Island, WA
Ams Guns
(425) 483-8855
18144 Woodinville-Snohomish Road
Woodinville, WA
Bob''S Sporting Goods
(800) 292-5551
111 Hudson Street
Longview, WA
Checkmate Pawn
(360) 647-2044
3016 Northwest Ave
Bellingham, WA
Kesselring Gun Shop
(360) 724-3113
4024 Old Highway 99 N.
Burlington, WA
High Mountain Hunting Supply
223 N Mission
Wenatchee, WA
The Gun Man
(509) 885-2275
Wenatchee, WA
Hughes, Robert A
2514 Cordell St
Wenatchee, WA
Thomas Machine & Gunsmithing
409 N Cedar St
Chelan, WA

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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