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Old 03-13-2008, 12:53 PM   #11
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I use Heavy Dove loads with #6 shot 2 3/4in. inmy 20gauge. I have rolled a few rabbits out at 45 yards with that combo with a modified choke.
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Old 03-13-2008, 08:23 PM   #12
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My ammo of choice: Remington high brass High Velocity 20 ga. #6 shot BABY!!!
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Old 03-13-2008, 09:17 PM   #13
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I take my 20ga for rabbits, with 7-1/2, the cheap stuff. Haven't been in awhile though!
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Old 03-15-2008, 11:17 PM   #14
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1 oz federal 12 guage 2-3/4" 7.5 shot i run with beagles and kill alot of rabbits and RARELY shoot twice at one no matter the shot or range

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Old 03-15-2008, 11:20 PM   #15
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went with #4's one time. . . . one single time and my best friend took a stupid shot and a nitro mag 4 shot is still in my right arm i REFUSE to use anything over 7.5's

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2.75" 1.25oz. #6
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