What size shot does everyone use?

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What size shot does everyone use?

Postby davecz » Mon Dec 25, 2006 6:29 pm

what size do you use when just goose hunting? I usually hunt duck and goose and use 2 shot, but will be goin goose hunting, probably just gonna use BB, wonderin what everyone else uses
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Postby plainsman » Mon Dec 25, 2006 9:23 pm

I use #2 for the first shot and BB for the last, with either one for the second. 1 3/8 loads in a 3.5" shell out of a full choke overbored 935. After dicovering this "dream combo", I don't see myself messing with it anytime in the near future.There's been a few times this year when 2 birds were dropping like rocks and I was just squeezing off the third round :getdown:
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Postby duckbuddy » Mon Dec 25, 2006 9:33 pm

i use a rifle. Yeah i getting pretty good at those 150 yrd shots. u know if u aim just right, the head falls off and u see the geese circle all the way down.
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Postby tealslayerblw » Tue Dec 26, 2006 8:10 pm

plainsman wrote:I use #2 for the first shot and BB for the last, with either one for the second. 1 3/8 loads in a 3.5" shell out of a full choke overbored 935. After dicovering this "dream combo", I don't see myself messing with it anytime in the near future.There's been a few times this year when 2 birds were dropping like rocks and I was just squeezing off the third round :getdown:

i like the way you think! :salude:
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Postby mike. » Tue Dec 26, 2006 8:28 pm

i bought bbb shells. whats the differnce between the size
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Postby gone winchester » Tue Dec 26, 2006 8:38 pm

I use 2's and bb's mixed together with a mod or imp cyl. choke depending on pass shooting or out in the field or in the water
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Postby Boomn4x4 » Thu Dec 28, 2006 1:19 pm

gone winchester wrote:I use 2's and bb's mixed together with a mod or imp cyl. choke depending on pass shooting or out in the field or in the water

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Postby plainsman » Thu Dec 28, 2006 3:04 pm

mike. wrote:i bought bbb shells. whats the differnce between the size

This shows the difference in the sizes as well as giving other usefull info
http://shotshell.drundel.com/steel.htm
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Postby Cupped-n-Committed » Fri Dec 29, 2006 6:17 am

#1 - 1 3/8 oz 3.5" for a combo Kent Fast Steel

BB - 1 9/16 oz 3.5" for geese only Winchester
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Postby grnheadhunter85 » Fri Dec 29, 2006 11:16 am

SUPREME 3 1/2" BB 1 1/2OZ
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Postby sparky » Fri Dec 29, 2006 10:00 pm

I use either 3 inch BB or #2's when geese are over the decoys. If the geese are passing by or start to flar I use 3 1/2" in BB or BBB.

I think if the geese are close enough you can bring them down with almost anything.


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Postby cam » Sat Dec 30, 2006 4:43 pm

number 4 buck :toofunny:
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Postby hdgfootball72 » Tue Jan 02, 2007 5:13 pm

I use BBs for geese and number 2 shot for hunting ducks on the river. It seems the number 2 does good on the ducks but is a little cheaper.
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Postby NickCies80 » Tue Jan 02, 2007 11:21 pm

Hevi Shot #2 of Kent High Impact #1
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