Rifle Ammunition Sumter SC

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Mcintyre, Douglas Arthur
17 Broad St
Sumter, SC
Tonys Guns & Police Sup
(803) 494-4867
4308 Broad St Ext
Sumter, SC
Top Dollar Ii Pawn & Sales
1990 B Peach Orchard Rd
Sumter, SC
Sumter Pawn & Gun Inc
705 Broad St
Sumter, SC
Jims Gun Shop
561 Bultman Dr
Sumter, SC
Steves Gun Shop
937-A Fulton St
Sumter, SC
Finkbeiner, Eugene W
4065 Gibbs Dairy Rd
Sumter, SC
Simpson Plaza Hardware
40 W Wesmark Blvd
Sumter, SC
Hodge Gunsmithing
202 Cuttino Rd
Sumter, SC
Reliable Loan & Luggage Shop
33 West Liberty St
Sumter, SC

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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