I don't know if I blew the shot or if it was too thick for the buckshot pattern
The complaint may be that groups look like a buckshot pattern
, or they may be acceptable in size but in the wrong place.
This was absolutely consistent with the time it takes a human body to spin away from danger to it, and with the buckshot pattern
entry wounds found on Tygon Walker.
Caption: Federal three-inch load with five OOO buckshot pattern
at 10 yards.
Trigger press had turned into a game of "sights on, snatch-it-back-now," and my one-ragged-hole groups now looked like a buckshot pattern
, often in the wrong place on the target.
The reasons for this include excessive recoil, a high degree of proficiency in operation, potential collateral damage from the buckshot pattern
, and the limited effective range with buckshot.
I fired my buckshot patterns
primarily at 10 and 20 yards and found that they stayed tight.
The Boar Blaster Choke Tube from Trulock is a 4-inch choke tube with a 0.030-inch constriction designed to produce tight 00 and 000 buckshot patterns
. Hog hunters will appreciate producing tighter patterns and placing more pellets on target.
Federal Premium's Tactical 12-gauge Buckshot ammunition delivers tight buckshot patterns
without barrel alterations or aftermarket choke tubes.
Back 20+ years ago there was a big push to develop ways to shrink the size of buckshot patterns
to extend the range of the shotgun.
The pattern is designed to expand one inch for every yard--pretty much the rate most buckshot patterns
expand from shotguns.
World' that nothing throws better buckshot patterns
than cylinder bore.