Rifle Ammunition Parkersburg WV

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Wayne'S Gun Repair
304861012
26 Casey Lane
Washington, WV
 
Crossroads General Store
304275461
Rt 1 Box 206 A
Walker, WV
 
R & S Sports & Pawn Inc
304275111
901 Court St
Elizabeth, WV
 
Spirit Shoppe Inc, The
304622187
1404 Buchkannon Pike
Nutter Fort, WV
 
Moore'S Country Long Gun
304364594
Rt 2 Box 69
Frametown, WV
 
Woodmar Gun Club Inc
304863753
9226 Dupont Rd
Washington, WV
 
Rinard, Roger Sidney
740473233
39021 St. Rt 7
Newport, OH
 
J & T Guns
304628353
Rt 1 Box 30 C
Petroleum, WV
 
Ricks Taxidermy
304799408
Hc 82 Box 119
Marlinton, WV
 
Wal-Mart Supercenter #1477
304872673
200 Wal St
Summersville, WV
 

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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