Tag Archives: slug

“A strong oath…”

Corroborating my results, GY6 video shows the squib and destabilization problems quite vividly in slow motion.

Posted in ammunition, shotgun | Tagged , | 1 Comment

OATH TSR slug accuracy

Results: mild recoil (gas autoloading must be doing its job, given the nearly 600gr slug at 1200fps), excellent accuracy. Four shot groups at 25 yards are all less than┬áthe slug diameter in size, working out to about 2.4MOA — and … Continue reading

Posted in ammunition, shotgun | Tagged , , | 8 Comments

Expanding Slugs: new on American Shooting Journal

Defensive loads for 12ga.

Posted in ammunition, self-defense, shotgun, weapon | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

OATH Expanding and Fragmenting Slugs: new on Alloutdoor

Taking 12ga to a whole new level of destruction.

Posted in ammunition | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

An observation about .410 defensive shotguns

My observations on this .410 so far: Low recoil does much to build confidence in the new shooters Loading and extraction can be difficult due to the relatively great surface area of the casing: I’ve the best results with Russian … Continue reading

Posted in ammunition, self-defense, shotgun, weapon | Tagged , , , | 20 Comments

New on AllAoutdoor: Maximizing .410 performance

Making the best of a marginal bore.

Posted in nature, self-defense, shotgun | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

New on CTD: Smoothbore Suprises

Results of 20ga shotgun patterning.

Posted in ammunition, shotgun | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

KSG feature

Posted in ammunition, light/laser, self-defense, weapon | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Keltec KSG

Posted in ammunition, self-defense, weapon | Tagged , , , , , , | 9 Comments

KSG = Kills Serious Game?

Posted in ammunition, hunting, weapon | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

A complete CQB solution

Kel-tec | DDupleks | Yankee Hill Machine (sights)

Posted in ammunition, self-defense, weapon | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments

My new favorite slugs

Give the miserable performance of generic hollow point slugs in 20ga (shallow penetration with excessive fragmentation) or the commonly available #3 buckshot (again, inadequate penetration), this makes my 870 Youth rather more useful.

Posted in ammunition, self-defense | Tagged , , , | 9 Comments