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Old 09-27-2011, 9:18 AM
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Default Steel or Lead shot

Just picked up a 500 tactical. For HD situation, is there a preference between 00 Buck Lead or Steel shot? Both are devastating and will do the 'job'.

Steel - lighter but harder, shot pattern stays together, accurate over longer distances.

Lead - Weighs more, shot deforms slightly, less accurate at longer distances.


This needed to go into the Shotgun forum instead of the gallery. Guess I'll have to post a pic now!

Last edited by Phantom69; 09-27-2011 at 9:20 AM.. Reason: wrong forum
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