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Your Favorite "Goose" "Duck" Shot.. Feedback..

Postby DRHunter » Thu Mar 11, 2010 4:08 pm


I have ran into many guys around here at the Sportshops buying BBB, T Shot for geese. I wanted to post this just to see how many people think this is neccessary. After hunting for many years and filling many bags I have only used BB or 2 shot for geese and most of the time only using 4 shot for ducks. Just had a friend head to ***** and he had to have a all out debate with the guy on buying a bunch of #2 shot and BB for snow hunting. Can not wait to hear your guys comments. My best advice is stick with #2 and BB and #4's cheap Xpert and buy yourself a EX Choke. "Gives you a budget to buy twice the amount of shells for the year" lol... Have no problems taking ducks at a unreal long range.

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Postby duckman27 » Sat Mar 13, 2010 5:53 pm

I shoot #4 for ducks. Next year will be my first year having to worry about ducks and geese so i'll probably shoot #2. When i'm shooting only geese it's BB
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Postby canbakchaser » Sun Mar 14, 2010 11:25 pm

I use 2s and 3s
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Postby dogknott » Mon Mar 15, 2010 12:44 am

BB on geese, 2 or 3 on ducks.
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Postby dukhnter7 » Tue Mar 16, 2010 9:22 am

I shoot 4's early in the season and then move to 2's when the bigger ducks get here. 2's or bb's for geese. Depends on how close you get them!
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Postby shootable Goose » Mon May 09, 2011 4:32 pm

I shoot BB or BBB for duck and geese. Because when I'm goose hunting I like to be able to shoot both ducks and geese, so I don't get caught with geese in my face but only duck loads in my gun.....
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Postby TomKat » Mon May 09, 2011 5:15 pm

Federal BB for geese, Federal #3 for ducks...the pattern was a lot better out of my gun @ 30 yards than with the 2's I used for a long time.
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