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  1. Elbert Garrett

    Elbert Garrett 20g Supporter

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    Just for some Friday fun and a grin or two....
    Federal 7 1/2 shot fired from a sitting position from 14ft.



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  2. Elbert Garrett

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    Poked some holes in some paper this morning.....I ran some Federal 00 and #4 through the SW from 21ft. I love Federal shells, and this #4 lays down a nice spread in close quarters, I was getting approximately a 5 to 6 inch spread at 21ft.

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  3. Elbert Garrett

    Elbert Garrett 20g Supporter

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    Federal 7 1/2 shot - 4 from 14ft
    Any day that you can poke some holes in paper is a good day! [​IMG]



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  4. Joe Gilbert

    Joe Gilbert .22LR

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    Elbert, sir, you are having too much fun!!:):):)

    Keep 'em coming.

    Joe
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  5. pepi

    pepi .410

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    And many say 7.5 are not good personal protection? I sure would hate to get hit in the face with just ONE of those rounds
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  6. Elbert Garrett

    Elbert Garrett 20g Supporter

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    :) birdshot for HD is one of those topics that`ll make the natives restless......

    I personally think that birdshot can be a viable load for HD in certain circumstanes but buckshot is a safer bet to stop the threat! As long as your B&E menace isn`t wearing body armor a well placed load of birdshot in close quarters (0 to 21ft) should inspire the bad guy to either fall down or unass the premises......;) and if your threat is wearing body armor, please stand well away from me because you`ve pissed off the wrong folks!
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  7. Elbert Garrett

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    I ran some Fiocchi low recoil 9 pellet 00 buckshot through the little SW this morning....I trying to get off two shots and as fast as I can stay on paper from 28ft. My results were fairly consistent, I was able to hit the 10" circle each time and I was getting about a 4 1/4" spread give or take.....It wasn`t pretty but it was effective!

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  8. John A.

    John A. I'm "THAT" guy Staff Member Global Moderator Forum Moderator

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    I'll take effective over pretty any day of the week.
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  9. Elbert Garrett

    Elbert Garrett 20g Supporter

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    I ran a little Hornady through the SW this morning.....both loads are a bit of a handful but doable. I`ll pass on future use of slugs in the SW but that CD is a beast, it`s just like chunkin` bricks at 1600 fps! FYI: Wrong house Bob once printed off is 6 3/4" ear to ear and that kill box is 2 3/4" and all shots today were taken from 21 ft.

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  10. John A.

    John A. I'm "THAT" guy Staff Member Global Moderator Forum Moderator

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    Bob had a bad day.
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