Rifle Ammunition Simsbury CT

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Gus'' Bait &Tackle Shop
(860) 659-2243
26 Pease Lane So.
East Granby, CT
 
Cote Guns
(860) 675-1155
45 Main Street
Farmington, CT
 
Galazan Guns
860225658
100 Burritt Street
New Britain, CT
 
Wilkes, David M
860832871
100 Burritt Street
New Britain, CT
 
Hoffman`s Gun Center
(860) 666-8827
2585 Berlin Turnpike
Newington, CT
 
Crack Shot Guns
(765) 642-4867
715 East 53rd Street
Anderson4, IN
 
Eastern Gunsmiths & Firearms
(860) 623-1223
48 Broad Brook Road
East Windsor, CT
 
Connecticut Shotgun Manufacturing Co
860225658
100 Burritt Street
New Britain, CT
 
Newington Gun Exchange
(860) 667-2658
210 Market Square
Newington, CT
 
Joseph`s Gun Dealers Inc
(860) 223-3013
363 South Main Street
New Britain, CT
 

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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