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Rifle Ammunition Salem OR

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Stoutstuff
(503) 370-8900
2395 Salem-Dallas Hwy. NW
Salem, OR
 
Gwinners Shooting Supplies
(503) 623-2113
13330 Hwy 22
Dallas, OR
 
Tactical Firearms Llc
541617022
19330 Dayton Rd
Bend, OR
 
Adams, Jennifer Lynn
Unknown
60682 North Oil Dri Rd
Christmas Valley, OR
 
Moonlight Marine
541382152
60951 S Hwy 97
Bend, OR
 
De Jager Guns
503551678
2962 Wintel Rds
Jefferson, OR
 
Centermass Tactical Solutions, Llc
541548476
716 Sw Forest Ave
Redmond, OR
 
Bend Pawn & Trading Company
61420 S Hwy 97
Bend, OR
 
Alpha-Omega Services
208250654
600 Sw Crestview Rd
Prineville, OR
 
Gunners
541548105
315 Sw Cascade Ave
Redmond, OR
 

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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