12 ga. choke for tightest pattern with buckshot
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Old 12-21-2009, 03:45 AM   #1
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Default 12 ga. choke for tightest pattern with buckshot

Hey, I'm looking for a new choke and am not sure what all is out there.
I want the tightest pattern possible for buckshot.
I know a while back Pattern Master had one available for law enforcement that shot an 8"(maybe 10") group at either 25 or 40 yards (I'm pretty sure it was 40). But I can't seem to even find the choke or the patten sizes for any of there chokes on there site, unless I was on the wrong section.
What else is out there, I'm sure there are better ones. I'm just referring to them because thats the best I found when I was researching, but that was a while back.
(I have a 12ga. remington 870)


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Old 12-21-2009, 04:51 AM   #2
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the only two I hear of using are modified and imp cyl. You don't want too much constriction on a load of buck shot because it will defore to many of the pelets and that causes your pattern to spread even worse.


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The newer "low or reduced recoil" ammo will pattern better than full power loads. I have seen remarkable results from such loads and an IC choke.
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Old 12-22-2009, 01:26 AM   #4
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There's many choices out there, but I'll have to agree for standard usage
go with a IC or Mod choke tube for that Remmy of yours.
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