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Stults Scientific Engineering Corp
217529372
3313 S 6Th St Hwy Frontage Rd W
Springfield, IL
 
Bullet Express Indoor Shooting Range
(800) 562-8841
4885 Industrial Dr.
Springfield, IL
 
Schwabe, Ronald R
14135 Fatima Dr
Athens, IL
 
Db Sports
309449666
615 Walnut St
Hopedale, IL
 
White, Robert J
309289448
641 Knox Rd 900 N
Gilson, IL
 
Precision Gunsmithing
(217) 585-1911
4769 Jeffory Street
Springfield, IL
 
Oglesby & Oglesby Gunmakers
(217) 487-7100
744 West Andrew Road
Springfield, IL
 
Hartman , Brian G
409 S East St
Hudson, IL
 
R Guns
(847) 428-3569
140 North Western Avenue
Carpentersville, IL
 
Risinger, Steven Roger
309449321
127 Madison St
Hopedale, 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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