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
 
Kapguns
859623222
1434 Fairlane Dr
Richmond, KY
 
Southworth, Edward H
859873820
901 Watts Ferry Rd
Frankfort, KY
 
Adkins, Randel Dwight
606287452
221 Adkins Town Road
Mc Kee, KY
 
Dunn''Ssporting Goods
(270) 443-2144
3445 Park Ave.
Paducah, KY
 
Baldwin Guns
606758430
119 Ketchum Lane
Crab Orchard, KY
 
Gamaliel Shooting Supply
(270) 457-2825
1497 Fountain Run Road Hwy 100
Gamaliel, KY
 
Sling Point Firearms, Inc
(859) 299-1665
426 East New Circle Road
Lexington, KY
 
Mike''S Guns Archery & Pawn, Inc.
(502) 223-8120
511 Pierce Lane
Frankfort, 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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