The results - they grouped nearly as well as the Federal Premiums (1. Answer (1 of 11): That depends on a lot of factors such as the size of the choke and the quality of the choke and the forcing cone in the barrel of the shotgun. The smoothbore shot gun with scope is accurate to 50 to 70 yards, with a proper rifled barrel and slug combo good to 70 to 100 yards. . Slugs in the 1200- to 1500-fps range work best from a slower twist rate such as 1 in 34. Hard-hitting Terminal Performance The SST ® Shotgun Slug packs a target-dropping punch! The 12 GA 300 gr FTX ® delivers a crushing 1793 ft/lbs of energy at 100 yards and the smaller, 20 GA 250 gr FTX ® delivers an impressive 1200 ft/lbs of energy at the same distance. #3 · Aug 31, 2011. 12ga Slug 30-06 Springfield. Slug guns will Definately get the job done. . Yes, I have done testing with an 1187 slug gun, 12 gauge, at 200 yards at a range. . . (Slugs can drop more than 10 inches over 100 yards. Jan 4, 2011 · A hunter equipped with a factory shotgun and standard ammunition could reasonably expect to extend his range from 50 or 75 yards out to 150 yards. . 2,329 Posts. accurate at under 1. . . . . . . 1 How many pellets are in a 12-gauge birdshot? 7 Is birdshot effective for home defense? 7. Ballistics Calculator. Just wanted to have an idea before I start shooting. . . The best slug for my gun is the Remington Copper Solid. sapper740.
Sep 14, 2015 · Discussion Starter · #1 · Sep 14, 2015. 32 inches at 100 yards. . Sep 14, 2015 · Discussion Starter · #1 · Sep 14, 2015. If zeroed at 50 yards (still a popular sight-in distance among slug hunters), that slug only drops 1. The AccuTip and standard Remington 11-87 proved an accurate combination. . . . Answer (1 of 3): It all depends on what you shoot it out of. . Trajectory Range (m) Drop (m) -6 -4 -2 0 0 100 200 300 400 500. Small shot can travel 200–350 yards. So, in my opinion, if you keep your shots to 125 yds or less and you spend enough time at the range with your gun to understand drop and wind effect, go with the 20 ga. . However, they really stood out in terms of trajectory. May 23, 2019 · In a pinch, birdshot performs well in house invasion scenarios. Dec 6, 2012 · LEGAL citizen. Although its ME is 2,365 ft. 1 - 4 of 4 Posts This is an older thread, you may not receive a response, and could be reviving an old thread. take this with a grain of salt). . Although its ME is 2,365 ft. . Winchester Ballistics Calculator. Federal Premium recently added 3-inch, 12- and. Sep 23, 2010 · fc-falcon">Drop at 200 yards is less than an inch more. 32 inches at 100 yards. Consider a modern full-rifled 12-gauge slug gun firing a high-tech 260-grain sabot slug that leaves the muzzle at about 1,900 fps velocity. coming to a harmony with shotgun ballistics combining the 20ga and 16ga barrels with the hastings "Laser Accurate" slugs. . Answer (1 of 10): First a deer cannot be more or less dead, it is a binary situation, alive or dead. 223. turkey hunting, tactical, security, or home defense shotgun use. BH. 25 each loaded. 9,700 Posts. . . bullet drop with. May 31, 2013 · According to factory numbers, the load I tested, a 12-gauge, 23/4-inch shell firing a 300-grain slug 1900 fps at the muzzle, flies quite flat for the first hundred yards, then drops 11 inches in the subsequent hundred yards. Winchester Ballistics Calculator. (Slugs can drop more than 10 inches over 100 yards. . 0. 25 yards for all uses, regardless of sighting device. . . . 1-ounce slug traveling at 1560 fps loses 60 percent of its energy at 100 yards. . ) With practice and accurate ranging, a good shooter could consistently hit a deer-size kill zone at 100 yards. The 12 gauge is 72 caliber, 20 gauge is 62 caliber, in the middle 16 gauge is 65 caliber. GREAT SLUGS!! they drop deer like they were hit by lightining. . . Although its ME is 2,365 ft. As a rifle round. 0. Nov 30, 2010 · class=" fc-falcon">Go to the Federal site and they have a downloadable ballistics program for slugs. Tactical® TruBall® Rifled Slug 12 Gauge.
Shotgun slug ammunition is available in most of the common shotgun calibres. 8 inches low can make a real difference. . . The redux of the Browning A-Bolt slug gun is in 12 gauge only, so if the A-Bolt is what you want you don't have a choice of gauge. nmc02 said: I called Remington and they provided me with the following: 2. 1 - 4 of 4 Posts This is an older thread, you may not receive a response, and could be reviving an old thread. . Affordable Birdshot. Content titles and body; Content titles only. . I may just put up with the recoil. inches low by 125. . For example, you could certainly kill an elephant with a 12 gauge slug, or a. . Consider a modern full-rifled 12. #2 · Dec 6, 2012. . If you want an additional 25 yds, go with the 12 ga. A 12-gauge slug will usually drop a deer like a stroke of Thor's hammer. Back to shotguns, if you found a shotgun that likes the Hornady 300 grain slugs, those should work well to 200 yards with a little less drop. , it drops to less than 1,000 ft.
. . . May 31, 2019 · Fundamentos de Física 8va Edicion David Halliday, Robert Resnick, Jearl Walker Lib. ) With practice and accurate ranging, a good shooter could consistently hit a deer-size kill zone at 100 yards. . SST. ” It states that a typical 12-gauge, 1-ounce slug traveling at 1,560 fps. I think the 12g Hornady SST's are 2,000 ft/s muzzle velocity and with drop something like 6" at 400 yards, which isn't that bad. #1. . Aug 26, 2020 · It states that a typical 12-gauge, 1-ounce slug traveling at 1,560 fps loses 60 percent of its energy at 100 yards. Take the proven performance of our super-accurate patented bullet and transform your favorite rifled barrel slug gun into a firearm that outperforms some centerfire rifles. The ballistics are flat for around 200 yards and at the 300-yard mark the slug has dropped 4 feet. I have put B&P low recoil 2. . The 20 gauge platform outperforms the 12 for several reasons: it is also more accurate in general and far more comfortable to shoot. Saboted Slug for Rifled Barrels. 22" rifled bull barrel, excellent recoil pad. . In field testing, these huge. . 12 gauge shotguns having a barrel length of 18" or greater and cylinder bore. . . The absolute maximum it can travel is probably around 1200 yards. . At 200 yards it’s only dropped around 10 inches. However the Winchesters zero out at 150 yards and only have a 3 inch drop at 200 yards. . Winchester Super X Winchester Super X loads have a reputation for offering reliable performance at a super-affordable price point, and their slugs are no different. . . Basically the quality of the shotgun and the ammo. . . The Foster slug (a), available from most of the ammo manufacturers, is for smooth bore. It will a produce a line graph showing the bullet drop and flight path of the bullet. At 300 yards the slug is still lethal and penetrates ¾ inch plywood. 5 inches high getting to 75 yards might drop to about 8. So I will change the question to which (if any) is more effective. The rigid polycarbonate sabot ensures. Using the Remington AccuTip Sabot Slugs, it printed a 1. . Drop at 200 yards is less than an inch more. The absolute maximum it can travel is probably around 1200 yards. . The Forest Service, as I understand it, arms their people with. Sighted to hit dead on at 50 yards, that slug is 4. Trajectory Range (m) Drop (m) -6 -4 -2 0 0 100 200 300 400 500. A month before in Wyoming, I’d used the same range-finding Burris Eliminator on a Savage 220F 20-gauge bolt gun and was able to hit a 9-inch gong 12 straight times at 256 yards with Remington AccuTip slugs.
The simplest form of slug is a round ball (sometimes referred to in the United States as a pumpkin ball or pumpkin shot). Joined Aug 12, 2012. Although its ME is 2,365 ft. Other aspects of the slug's design. . . Sep 23, 2010 · Drop at 200 yards is less than an inch more. Slug Gun Sighting Technique. Maximum-effective range is limited as much by the slug's rapid decay of energy and velocity as by its poor accuracy. With a 150-yard zero, drop is estimated at just less than 8 inches at 200 yards. 20 for a box of five shells. The rigid polycarbonate driver in the sabot ensures. EdD270 said: The 20-ga. With full-bore slugs, the 12 is the best choice, although they generate significantly more recoil than a 20. . The deer ran maybe 10 yards and was done and coyote didn't go anywhere. If you plan to use your 12-gauge to punch big game tags this hunting season, here are some of the best options on the market.