• 23.6.2014
    Remington Nitro Magnum's 'little brother' in length 2 3/4 inch (70 mm)
    Shotgunpattern.net took a few test shots of Remington Nitro Magnum in length 2 3/4 inches / 70 mm (which is normally sold in 3 inches magnum). The recoild was noticeable according to my shoulder... :=)
    We tested shots No. 6 (2,7 mm) and No. 4 (3,2 mm). The 'little brother' was giving pretty good patterns, especially in shot No. 6 (see patterns #1600 and #1602)
    See the winner of the test »
  • 28.3.2014
    Magnum lead shots in shot size #6 (2,7 mm) in a test
    Shotgunpattern.net tested magnum shots in shot size No. 6. Shotshells which were tested were Saga Magnum, Rottweil Magnum and Winchester Super Speed Gen2 (see the best pattern in each link)
    In addition to that we tried Muller Chokes (made in U.S.A.) models H20 Passing (waterfowl inside 31-50 yards) and Decoy (waterfowl inside 30 yards)
    See an example of steel shot pattern »
  • 10.7.2013
    UnA-Tungsten - heavy pellet material in a test
    Shotgunpattern.net tested long distance shotgun patterns. Lead shots Remington Nitro Magnum and Fiocchi Magnum gave 'not bad' patterns at 40m distance (lead density 11,34 g/cm3).
    UnA-Tungsten's (density 18,5 g/cm3) hit percentage was 65% at 60m distance with a proper combination! UnA-materials www.unlimitedammo.fi
    See the results »
  • 5.6.2013
    Winchester Blind Side - square pellets in waterfowl hunting?
    Shotgunpattern.net patterned Winchester Blind Side, which is a steel shot containing square pellets. Two shotguns and a few chokes were used in the tests. The best pattern of this test had 4 void circles
    at 35 meters distance. There were 114-137 hits in the target circle, depending on the combination. The patterns were shot by Beretta and Baikal shotguns...
    See the results »

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[karaolaki 2014-07-23 21:11:06] # 1610
Ase Benelli M1 (12/76) Semi-automatic
Year of manufacture: 1999

Patruuna Homemade 12/70 32g No. 8 Shell 70 mm / Shot 2.25 mm / 32 g (Lead)
Year of manufacture: 2013
Shell: fiem
Primer: 688
Powder: csb1
Shot: 32
Wad: kardara
Pressure: 0 bar

Supistaja Full (F) Beretta Mobil Choke

Distance: 36 m
Diameter of the target circle: 75 cm
Temperature: +29 C


Hits:
53 %
78 %
22 %
Density: 3.64
Inner ring hits 137 pieces
Outer ring hits 113 pieces
250/473

Voids: 2


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Game targets

Duck
Canada goose
Crow (pest bird)

[karaolaki 2014-07-22 09:46:27] # 1609
Ase Beretta A400 Xtreme Unico (12/89) Semi-automatic
Year of manufacture: 2012

Patruuna Homemade Fiem 688 csb1 1.55x28g No. 9 Shell 70 mm / Shot 2.05 mm / 28 g (Lead)
Year of manufacture: 2014

Supistaja Full (F) Beretta Optima Choke HP

Distance: 36 m
Diameter of the target circle: 75 cm
Temperature: +30 C


Hits:
88 %
71 %
29 %
Density: 2.42
Inner ring hits 214 pieces
Outer ring hits 265 pieces
479/547

Voids: 0


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[mannja 2014-07-18 16:50:56] # 1608
Ase Beretta A300 Outlander synthetic (12/76) Semi-automatic
Year of manufacture: 2012

Patruuna Armusa Veloz 32 No. 6 Shell 70 mm / Shot 2.75 mm / 32 g (Lead)
Year of manufacture: 2013

Supistaja Modified (M) Beretta Mobil Choke

Distance: 35 m
Diameter of the target circle: 75 cm
Temperature: +23 C


Hits:
82 %
62 %
38 %
Density: 1.64
Inner ring hits 75 pieces
Outer ring hits 137 pieces
212/259

Voids: 1


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[Caliber 2014-07-13 14:52:46] # 1607
Ase Winchester 6500 (12/70) Double-barreled (over/under)
Year of manufacture: 1986

Patruuna Sellier & Bellot Skeet 24 Super No. 9 Shell 70 mm / Shot 2.00 mm / 24 g (Lead)
Year of manufacture: 2014

Supistaja Skeet (S) A gun manufacturer's own choke

Distance: 19 m
Diameter of the target circle: 50 cm
Temperature: +20 C


Hits:
49 %
67 %
33 %
Density: 2.08
Inner ring hits 101 pieces
Outer ring hits 146 pieces
247/505

Voids: 1


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[karaolaki 2014-07-13 08:15:18] # 1606
Ase Beretta A400 Xplor Unico (12/89) Semi-automatic
Year of manufacture: 2012

Patruuna Homemade MB36 1.85X35 steel24+A No. 4 Shell 70 mm / Shot 3.25 mm / 36 g (Lead)
Year of manufacture: 2014

Supistaja Full (F) Beretta Optima Choke HP

Distance: 36 m
Diameter of the target circle: 75 cm
Temperature: +27 C


Hits:
90 %
83 %
17 %
Density: 4.76
Inner ring hits 108 pieces
Outer ring hits 68 pieces
176/195

Voids: 5


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Duck
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