Rifle Ammunition Saint Louis MO

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Sappington Gun & Ammo Inc.
(314) 843-5565
11500 Gravois Rd
Saint Louis, MO
 
Ontarget Sporting Goods
(636) 861-1055
20 Meramec Valley Plaza
Valley Park, MO
 
Jw Enterprises
636208776
#9 Village Plaza
Arnold, MO
 
Best Shotshooting Supplies
(636) 296-8800
469 Jeffco Boulevard
Arnold, MO
 
Sams Gunsmithing
(618) 344-2725
226 South Morrison Avenue
Collinsville, IL
 
Kirkwoodoutfitters
(314) 821-3999
10716 Manchester Roa
Saint Louis, MO
 
Dennydennis Sporting Goods
(314) 343-9447
#1 Gravois Road
Fenton, MO
 
Linnemanns Gun Repair
(618) 476-3400
311 West Adams Street
Millstadt, IL
 
Millershooting Supply
(636) 296-0453
1017 Caleb Drive
Arnold, MO
 
Curtsmith Sporting Goods, Inc.
(618) 233-5177
213 East Main Street
Belleville, IL
 

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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