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Old 08-06-2009, 02:19 AM
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I plan on using this for geese this fall. Particularly 3.5 inch BB's. I think it's probably the fastest on the market 1625fps. Has anybody used Kent with good results?
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Old 08-06-2009, 03:12 AM
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Yeah i have used it before, infact i have used the exact load your planning on using! It knocks'um down just fine, never had any problems or anything!
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Old 08-06-2009, 04:31 AM
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Kent is great. I used it for years before I switched to Blackcloud. I prefer blackcloud but I will be shooting a 20 ga this year and Blackcloud doesn't make 20 gauge.
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Old 08-06-2009, 05:04 AM
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The high velocity Fasteel is primarily what I've used for the past five years or so in a 12 ga. I have a 3" gun, and use 2's for ducks, and BB's for geese. When I use a 20, which is rare, I like Kent Tungsten Matrix.
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Old 08-06-2009, 06:27 AM
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I use it; I like it!
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Old 08-06-2009, 06:55 AM
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it is an excellent round for all waterfowl
i only use kent and blackcloud
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Old 08-06-2009, 07:08 AM
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We all use it pretty much exclusively, good stuff. If I could get sponsored by Hevi-shot, that would be sweet!!!
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Old 08-06-2009, 02:24 PM
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Originally Posted by Colorado Luckydog View Post
Kent is great. I used it for years before I switched to Blackcloud. I prefer blackcloud but I will be shooting a 20 ga this year and Blackcloud doesn't make 20 gauge.
They do now!

Kents are a great shell, you cant beat the price.
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Old 08-21-2009, 06:32 AM
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I use only Kent Fasteel for ducks. I shoot the 12ga 3 1/2, 1 9/16oz #3s for all of my duckhunting. The factory SBEII modified choke can kill em as far as anything else out there with this load. I've been waterfowl hunting for 43 years now and had guys shoot every other type of ammo while hunting with me. At the end of the day they always ask, "What I'm shooting and where can they get some"?
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Old 08-21-2009, 06:53 AM
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I shoot 90% of my geese with Kent 3" 2 shot. They always seem to hit the ground like a brick.
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