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
 
Floyd, James S
541390998
501 Ne Greenwood Ave Suite 700
Bend, OR
 
Fielding Arms
503398288
21850 R O Richards Rd
Beaver, OR
 
Jarvis, Bradford Carl
541536398
16221 North Dr
La Pine, OR
 
Mazamasporting Goods
(541) 484-9993
289 Valley River Center
Eugene, OR
 
Valiantfirearms
(541) 942-0897
533 E. Main St
Cottage Grove, OR
 
Woods, Joshua Dale
541408351
19063 Riverwoods Dr
Bend, OR
 
Blacktail Pistolsmithing
(541) 572-4867
305 Spruce St. P.O Box 431
Myrtle Point, OR
 
Jj Guns & Ammo
541388790
61181 Ridgewater Loop
Bend, 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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