Rifle Ammunition Pierre SD

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Runnings Farm & Fleet
605224166
1600 N Harrison
Pierre, SD
 
Central South Dakota Reloading
605224508
710 North Madison
Pierre, SD
 
Ace Hardware
605224108
339 S Pierre St
Pierre, SD
 
Tinker Kennels Inc
605224997
3005 Karen Ct
Pierre, SD
 
Dakotamart
(605) 224-8871
120 West Siou
Pierre, SD
 
Sporter Specialties
605945311
614 Stewart Pl
Pierre, SD
 
Steamboats Oasis
605224657
511 W Dakata Ave
Pierre, SD
 
Bechards Reloading
605224816
1608 Hilltop Dr
Pierre, SD
 
Makoweski, Peter
605224531
20461 Green Grass Rd
Pierre, SD
 
Dakotamart
605224887
120 West Sioux Ave
Pierre, SD
 

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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