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Old 06-08-2011, 06:48 PM
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Anybody on here thinking about changing their choice of sabot for their deer hunting?
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Old 06-09-2011, 06:15 AM
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actually need suggestion for picking one or two to take to the range
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Old 06-09-2011, 10:09 AM
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Nope...I dont really hunt with a shotgun anymore. When I do take a shotgun I use Hornady SST slugs in a Remington 870 20 gauge with rifled deer barrel. They're accurate and flat shooting.
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Old 06-09-2011, 09:32 PM
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Nope...I dont really hunt with a shotgun anymore. When I do take a shotgun I use Hornady SST slugs in a Remington 870 20 gauge with rifled deer barrel. They're accurate and flat shooting.
100% love the sst slugs.use my 12ga for hog hunting and have it dialed in at 50yds.3 shots at target just one big hole.I have heard some using the dixie tri-ball.never used them some say they love them.Ill stick with my hornady SSTs
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Old 06-10-2011, 08:10 AM
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I've only used Remingtons accu tip slug [12 ga, 3 in], I forget the exact name but they look like they have an alien capsule on the tip. I only shot one deer with them (didn't get a shot last year during gun season). The slug passed though the big doe tearing up both sides of the rib cage and everything in between. Good enough for me.
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Old 06-10-2011, 07:31 PM
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tth,
I'm all about experimenting with all loads, do they make your"alien pod"
in a 2 3/4" 12 ga?
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