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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 02-09-2019, 02:49 PM Thread Starter
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Default Hammerhead expansion?

I shot my biggest buck this past season with these slugs that I reloaded. I got the slug out of the deer and i was surprised at the lack of expansion. Maybe I too new to lead slugs having come from Remington coppersolids. It was also only a 20ish yard shot so maybe that has something to do with it? What have been your guys experiences that have killed with these slugs?

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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 11-05-2019, 07:06 PM
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I would be intrested in gauge? What the slug hit inside the deer ribs or other?
What ever it did the job for you. I have recovered Remington Buck hammer slugs (20ga 2 3/4") from deer and they were at about 50 60 65 yards and didn't expand much either but they didn't hit any thing except meat.

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