Rifle Ammunition Springfield OR

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The Gunworks
(541) 741-4118
247 South 2nd Street
Springfield, OR
 
S M Gunshop
(541) 688-8700
1375 River Road
Eugene, OR
 
Lynns Guns Llc
541815588
2522 Nw Broadview Ct
Prineville, OR
 
Blackbird Shopping Centers
(541) 779-5431
1810 W. Main Street
Medford, OR
 
Field, Peter D Sr
541390702
62742 #1 Promise Place
Bend, OR
 
Mazamasporting Goods
(541) 484-9993
289 Valley River Center
Eugene, OR
 
Valiantfirearms
(541) 942-0897
533 E. Main St
Cottage Grove, OR
 
Bert''S Guns
(503) 612-6552
21208 SW Arapaho Ct
Tualatin, OR
 
Green, Michael R
541383221
61754 Wickiup Rd
Bend, OR
 
Circle C Guns
541416906
12983 Shawnee St
Prineville, 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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