A shotgun forum for basic gun smithing, repair, modifications, and all other detailed shotgun information.
Moderators: waterfowlhunter, don taylor
Does anyone know how much, or if this decreases the velocity? I'm about to buy this to hunt on my land (6.5 acres) so that I won't annoy the neighbors by the loud noise. I'll look at the website to see if it says more...if it does then I'll post again.
UmatillaJeff wrote:This load would drop ducks and geese like thors hammer in my hands, I would bet the equity in my house on it.
- Posts: 3226
- Joined: Sun Nov 19, 2006 8:27 pm
- Location: Stillwater and Owasso
It dosn't slow the shot. All of the powder is burned off in the barrel before it gets to the metro barrel so you loose no speed with it. To get the most out of the barrel you do have to use sub sonic loads with it to keep the noise down and tungsten loads to get the killing distance. I have had good luck with hevi shot bb and 2 shot loaded at 900 fps here where I live on the geese. Also you need to use an open choke. I am getting 90% patterns at 40 yards with a skeet choke.
- Posts: 3099
- Joined: Fri Jan 21, 2005 9:56 am
Anyone have a video of someone shooting with a metro barrel? I always wanted to see one in action.
"For the High and Exalted One who lives forever, whose name is Holy says this: 'I live in a high and holy place, and with the oppressed and lowly of spirit, to revive the spirit of the lowly and revive the heart of the oppressed." - Isaiah57:15
- Posts: 806
- Joined: Mon Mar 10, 2008 2:02 pm
- Location: Redding, CA
Return to Shotgun Repair & Modifications Forum
Who is online
Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 5 guests