What can you shoot steel shot through?
Any modern powder shotgun with fixed chokes should be able to handle Steel Shot. Steel shot does not work the same as lead shot. You need to open up the chokes 2 notches for steel shot!!!!
Can you shoot lead shot through a steel choke?
Yes it is ok.
Can you shoot TSS through a factory full choke?
“But TSS incorporates the new FLITECONTROL FLEX wad, and there are no such restrictions. We’ve seen excellent results from all types of chokes.” “We’ve had feedback from guys who have used chokes as tight as . 640 on #9 TSS, but I wouldn’t recommend going any tighter than .
Is Hevi-Shot harder than steel?
Hevi-Shot’s new Hevi-X takes that tack. The original Hevi-Shot was heavier than lead. These pellets are heavier than steel, but lighter than the original.
What happens when you shoot a steel shot through a choke?
Shooting steel shot through a full choke MIGHT cause damage under these circumstances: An older shotgun with a lower quality steel might get its physical choke properties changed from repeated pounding. Ditto for a shotgun with very thin walls in the choke area. Using early steel shot wads, which had thinner petals.
How often can you shoot a full choke?
Roberts said for the most part, you can shoot 3 and 4 steel through a Full choke with no problem. Big shot, however, can be a different story with Full choke, at least in extreme cases. “We get six to eight guns a year where we see some swelling behind the choke,” says Roberts.
Can you use full choke and steel for waterfowl?
The question is less “can you use Full choke and steel?” than “should you use Full choke and steel?” Steel does pattern more tightly than lead, and most waterfowlers, with the exception of a few skilled pass shooters, are overchoked anyway for birds hanging over the decoys. Thanks for signing up! Is Your Rifle Barrel Shot Out?
Can a full choke Turkey gun be shot?
Anyway, after two days of shooting 3 inch steel BB,s the old full choke turkey gun was now an old I/C turkey gun! Probably shot less than a box of steel through it. No ringing , or belling of the barrel noticeable looking at it from the side, but you could see a flare in it looking down the barrel.