Rifle Ammunition Paducah KY

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Paducah Shooters Supply
(270) 442-3242
3919 Cairo Road
Paducah, KY
 
Freddie`s Guns & Taxidermy
(618) 524-1107
3622 Doug Sumner Lane
Metropolis, IL
 
Leach Gunsmithing
859533860
845 Lane Allen Plaza Suite 12
Lexington, KY
 
Golden-Pawn
859369374
4015 New Irvine Rd
Waco, KY
 
Ritchie, Jeffrey
606776526
628 Old Midland Trail
Salt Lick, KY
 
Dunn''Ssporting Goods
(270) 443-2144
3445 Park Ave.
Paducah, KY
 
Country Gun Shop
(502) 839-6790
1194 Harrywise Rd
Lawrenceburg, KY
 
Niblett, Richard M
606887225
3682 Keene Rd
Nicholasville, KY
 
Land Farm & Home Supply
606464800
860 W Main St
Beattyville, KY
 
A & W Sports
606723384
1501 Richmond Rd
Irvine, KY
 

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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