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Old 09-19-2011, 03:25 PM   #1
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I just found this video online, I thought it might have some relevance to SHTF and the zombie apocalypse. I think it'd be a perfect fix for when you are low on supplies/ammo. What's everyone else think?


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Old 09-19-2011, 11:27 PM   #2
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It is VERY unkind to a shotgun to do that. The bore is not a uniform size- it squeezes down just ahead of the shell (forcing cone) and maybe again at the muzzle (choke). That causes really high pressures.



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I could see doing that if it was a life or death SHTF type of thing but not just to do it. It's cool but I would be afraid that 1) it would hurt me or 2) it would hurt the gun.

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totally cool, and GREAT to know, but constant firing of those "cut" shells through the same "choked" guns would definitely NOT be something to do on a daily basis.

those shells are better left to the saw'd offs......LOL.

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It is VERY unkind to a shotgun to do that. The bore is not a uniform size- it squeezes down just ahead of the shell (forcing cone) and maybe again at the muzzle (choke). That causes really high pressures.

what about on a slug gun? you think it would be fine?
or just bad idea in general?


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