• 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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[moose 2014-10-10 22:03:31] # 1887
Ase Finnclassic Finn 512 SD SuperMagnum (12/89) Double-barreled (over/under)
Year of manufacture: 2002

Patruuna Winchester Super Speed Extra Gen 2 No. 4 Shell 70 mm / Shot 3.10 mm / 40 g (Lead)
Year of manufacture: 2014

Supistaja Improved Modified (IM) Eloranta 68 mm

Distance: 35 m
Diameter of the target circle: 75 cm
Temperature: -2 C


Hits:
71 %
69 %
31 %
Density: 2.27
Inner ring hits 69 pieces
Outer ring hits 91 pieces
160/226

Voids: 0


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Duck
Canada goose
Crow (pest bird)

[moose 2014-10-10 22:03:21] # 1886
Ase Finnclassic Finn 512 SD SuperMagnum (12/89) Double-barreled (over/under)
Year of manufacture: 2002

Patruuna Remington Nitro Pheasant No. 4 Shell 70 mm / Shot 3.25 mm / 39 g (Lead)
Year of manufacture: 2014

Supistaja Improved Modified (IM) Eloranta 68 mm

Distance: 35 m
Diameter of the target circle: 75 cm
Temperature: -2 C


Hits:
54 %
59 %
41 %
Density: 1.46
Inner ring hits 34 pieces
Outer ring hits 70 pieces
104/191

Voids: 8


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Crow (pest bird)

[moose 2014-10-10 21:59:50] # 1885
Ase Finnclassic Finn 512 SD SuperMagnum (12/89) Double-barreled (over/under)
Year of manufacture: 2002

Patruuna Winchester Super Speed Extra Gen 2 No. 4 Shell 70 mm / Shot 3.10 mm / 40 g (Lead)
Year of manufacture: 2014

Supistaja Modified (M) Eloranta 68 mm

Distance: 35 m
Diameter of the target circle: 75 cm
Temperature: -2 C


Hits:
55 %
53 %
47 %
Density: 1.12
Inner ring hits 34 pieces
Outer ring hits 91 pieces
125/226

Voids: 7


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Duck
Canada goose
Crow (pest bird)

[moose 2014-10-10 21:59:04] # 1884
Ase Finnclassic Finn 512 SD SuperMagnum (12/89) Double-barreled (over/under)
Year of manufacture: 2002

Patruuna Remington Nitro Pheasant No. 5 Shell 70 mm / Shot 3.00 mm / 39 g (Lead)
Year of manufacture: 2014

Supistaja Modified (M) Eloranta 68 mm

Distance: 35 m
Diameter of the target circle: 75 cm
Temperature: -2 C


Hits:
46 %
67 %
33 %
Density: 2.05
Inner ring hits 45 pieces
Outer ring hits 66 pieces
111/243

Voids: 9


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Duck
Canada goose
Crow (pest bird)

[Reunahauli 2014-10-08 20:13:11] # 1883
Ase Baikal MP 27M 1C (12/76) Double-barreled (over/under)
Year of manufacture: 2009

Patruuna Remington ShurShot No. 5 Shell 70 mm / Shot 2.90 mm / 36 g (Lead)
Year of manufacture: 2013

Supistaja Full (F) A gun manufacturer's own choke

Distance: 35 m
Diameter of the target circle: 75 cm
Temperature: +8 C


Hits:
53 %
67 %
33 %
Density: 1.99
Inner ring hits 55 pieces
Outer ring hits 83 pieces
138/258

Voids: 4


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Duck
Canada goose
Crow (pest bird)


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