Originally Posted by rugerp345
Its good to know that if you were in a tight situation and really needed a slug but only had bird shot you could make one in a pinch. But in a normal situation I say just pony up the dough and buy some slugs.
It's simple to open a shell and melt the lead shot into a simple mold to make a slug(s). Much more accurate and lethal than a cut-shell. Backwoods boys have been doing it for 100+ years.