12ga Range

Discussion in 'General Shotgun Discussion' started by Shooter, Jul 30, 2007.

  1. Shooter

    Shooter Administrator Staff Member Admin Moderator

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    In a tactical situation what is the kill range of an average load 12ga shot?
     
  2. bobski

    bobski Well-Known Member Sponsor

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    you can take down a deer at 50 yds with buckshot.
    any shell, any distance in a house will do the trick.
     

  3. MisterMcCool

    MisterMcCool Well-Known Member Supporter

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    I wouldn't say "any shell." :confused:
     
  4. MisterMcCool

    MisterMcCool Well-Known Member Supporter

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    You really dug deep into the annals of FTF to dig up this thread. ;)
     
  5. robocop10mm

    robocop10mm Lifetime Supporting Member Lifetime Supporter

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    I have killed coyotes with ooo buckshot at 65 yards
     
  6. Bigcountry02

    Bigcountry02 Coffee! If your not shaking, you need another cup Supporter

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    Local range hates it when I bring the 870 out. Shotgun target 25 yards min., I destroy the target after some 50 rounds of shot. Then their is the buckshot. My favorite is the Magnum slugs and 200 yard target destruction.
     
  7. 303tom

    303tom Well-Known Member

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