Shotgun shells are generally measured by "gauge", though in ... an individual "12
-gauge" shot would in fact be a <sup>1</sup>⁄12 pounder (38 g).
Nov 20, 2014 ... There are many different shotgun bore sizes or “gauges” (much like rifle ... The
shot sizes are numbered beginning with the smaller “birdshot.
While there are many different sizes, or gauges, of shotguns, the two most often ...
The longer the shell, the more shot pellets and powder it can contain.
Chuck Hawks shares information and recommendations about shot pellets. ...
Few shotguns shoot all shot sizes equally well, and sometimes going up or down
Feb 2, 2015 ... One of my favorites is the classic Remington Game Load ( goo.gl/7LoZkl ) , in
shot sizes from #6 down to #8. Winchester's Super Target and ...
Apr 16, 2015 ... Shot sizes in shotgun shells come in a huge assortment of sizes from BBB to 7 1/
2 to 2 to #4 Buck, and knowing when to use which is vital when ...
Feb 25, 2016 ... Shot shells are plastic cartridges filled with tiny metal pellets and should always
be ... Buy shells that match the gauge size of your shotgun.
Jan 25, 2016 ... Shotguns come in different size gauges which determine the size of its ... The
number 2 shot would contain 87 lead pellets per ounce, while the ...
As opposed to rifles, shotguns have a smooth bore and usually fire many ... One
also needs to decide between many varieties of shot sizes contained in the ...
Apr 1, 2013 ... There are thousands of types of shotgun shells, all with different ... For hunters,
the following chart illustrates proper shot size for various game ...