Modified choke for buckshot

Many turkey chokes have .060 to .075 constriction. This badly deforms the buckshot pellets on their way through the choke, and can blow patterns. But it works OK for some people, in some shotguns. 3" Remington #4 Buck, 20 pellets in a 10.125" Circle at 40 Yards, very close to being dead on POA/POI.Buffered buckshot seems to do better with the tighter side, even reaching down to a modified choke, standard buckshot seems to do better with improved. The limitation here is that there are only 8-15 pellets, so at any substantial range, the pattern density is very low. I have used Winchester Super-X 00Buck for over 20yrs on coyotes, 2.75", 3 ...Jan 27, 2012 · Loc: New Mexico. Originally Posted By: Bernie P. My 835 shoots 4 buck best with the mod choke.I patterned with a couple different 4 buck loads at 50yds with Imp,Mod,Full and Ulti mag all Mberg. Yup, my 835 does the same. Still playing with the 11-87 to see what it likes best. Jan 13, 2006 · what choke for #4 buckshot? I grew up hunting in the jungles with dogs chasing deer or pigs,and still hunting in jungles.all we could really use was the ole scatter guns.all my buds had remington M-11s,1100s plenty of winchester M-12s and some 1200s all were 2 3/4" and all were full choked.when I started hunting with the club I was using a win M-12 20 ga. The Long Beards come in 6, 5 and 4 — and each shot size has a choke tube designed, tested and modified exclusively for those shells. The 6 choke tube measures .655, the 5 tube is .660 and the 4 ...Feb 13, 2016 · The long range provides a full choke pattern with 2 3/4 and 3" shells yet will yield a modified pattern with 3 1/2's. If you intend to shoot 3 1/2's get the extended range then it will shoot a full choke pattern with all length shells. All shells must use a wad with a shotcup or it renders this type of choke useless. d. Can you shoot buckshot through an extra full choke? Yes, you can shoot buckshot through an extra full choke. It is easily possible if you are using an improved cylinder choke. e. How far will a modified choke shoot? If you use lead, a modified choke can shoot from 60-105 feet. And if using steel, it can shoot from 75 feet to 135 feet. Final ... Cylinder choke tubes come with the freest flight patterns and offer a viable firing range that is the most precise. Open choke tubes are highly recommended to use for buckshot choke and birdshot at a short distance or range. Moreover, They deliver a broad pattern that kills targets at short ranges. The cylinder choke tube works fine at 15-25 yards. The 304 stainless steel grade makes the choke perfect for versatile use and can be fitted through various rifled shotguns. It is perfect for the right-hand twisting rifled barrels, which generate a better spin in the shots. Cons It can be used for those shotguns for which the protrusion is designed for.Carlsons Chokes for buckshot are engineered to be the world’s greatest hunting and competition shotgun choke tubes. This is the best choke for slugs which is a perfect choice for master wing shooters and FITASC Shooters. I felt so lucky buying the 17-4 heat-treated. I have tried different brands before and those were okay. Jun 13, 2014 · I put the Modified choke in it. It should measure .71 inches, but actually was a little tight and measured .707 inches. This brings up an important point in this discussion… Different guns marked with the same choke size, will often have different actual bore sizes. No really big deal, but just something we ought to know about. If you're looking for a choke to pair with your buckshot for predator hunting, then Carlson's 30050 Choke Tube is the perfect product for you. Be it coyotes or any predator, with this choke, you'll surely be able to hunt such animals with ease and satisfaction. This Carlson's Choke Tube product is compatible with T and Buckshot loads.what choke for #4 buckshot? I grew up hunting in the jungles with dogs chasing deer or pigs,and still hunting in jungles.all we could really use was the ole scatter guns.all my buds had remington M-11s,1100s plenty of winchester M-12s and some 1200s all were 2 3/4" and all were full choked.when I started hunting with the club I was using a win M-12 20 ga.Jun 19, 2019 · In an effort to determine what size buckshot and what choke are best-suited for defensive work, I once did a very elaborate series of patterning tests. ... modified and full chokes. That is some ... Aug 01, 2022 · A standard fixed 12 gauge modified choke measures 0.705, while an improved cylinder choke measures 0.716. Light modified is the choke diameter that is in between modified and improved cylinder. It is also tighter than improved cylinder. Modified is the best choke for all situations since it works well up close and for longer shots up to 45 yards. The third is a Remington Special Field, which has interchangeable screw-in chokes. I put the Modified choke in it. It should measure .71 inches, but actually was a little tight and measured .707 inches. This brings up an important point in this discussion… Different guns marked with the same choke size, will often have different actual bore ...Jun 19, 2019 · In an effort to determine what size buckshot and what choke are best-suited for defensive work, I once did a very elaborate series of patterning tests. ... modified and full chokes. That is some ... Aug 01, 2022 · A standard fixed 12 gauge modified choke measures 0.705, while an improved cylinder choke measures 0.716. Light modified is the choke diameter that is in between modified and improved cylinder. It is also tighter than improved cylinder. Modified is the best choke for all situations since it works well up close and for longer shots up to 45 yards. Many turkey chokes have .060 to .075 constriction. This badly deforms the buckshot pellets on their way through the choke, and can blow patterns. But it works OK for some people, in some shotguns. 3" Remington #4 Buck, 20 pellets in a 10.125" Circle at 40 Yards, very close to being dead on POA/POI.Sep 11, 2015 · You'll probably get your best (tightest) pattern with 00 buck, and with smaller buckshot, a tighter choke is better. Test your shotgun to see how it does at different ranges. If you're using it for... Apr 22, 2018 · Kenneth66. Campfire Ranger. K. Joined: May 2016. Posts: 2,243. Have a BPS 10 gauge and have tried a few chokes in it . A turkey x-tra full factory , a Kicks Hi Flyer Modified , and a Briley slightly modified . Seem to get a variety of patterns in all of them , anywhere from two to nine pellets of 00 buck Federal in a 12"x12" target at 35yds . It has a long forcing cone, .735" bore, and although hand-stamped "IMP CYL", it has .015" (LM) choke, from Remington. It performs as specified, shooting tight groups at 15 yards with buck, and with standard loads will boil a 16 yard Trap target. It does not do well with Slugs over about 35 yards. Don't overestimate Buckshot.Feb 13, 2016 · The constriction of a patternmaster is actually light modified, it's the studs the provide the pattern density. The biggest advantage over using a full constriction type choke is pellet uniformity. The more open choke of the patternmaster reduces barrel scrub especially with large shot. I shoot slugs and buckshot. Shooting buckshot at a deer that is out of range in unethical. Can you shoot buckshot from a full choke? Sure you can. Most people use either the FULL choke or An EXTRA FULL choke. I use a Briley Extra Full (00 BUCK) choke. Shoots a nice pattern with 00 BUCK. Is modified choke OK for Turkey? Re: Turkey with a Modified Choke?Jul 03, 2021 · With screw in chokes the Extra Full chokes, .685./.690 diameter, seem to be the best performers for everything from 0 Buckshot to Tri-Ball. With the smaller buckshot sizes from #4 Buckshot to #1 Buckshot, .675/.680 diameter perform the best. Of the various specialty chokes, the Kicks Buck Kicker has been stellar. Both chokes should come with the Circuit Judge. The one on the left is for .45LC or rifled slugs or buckshot. The one on the right is for use with birdshot to create a tighter pattern. Some Circuit Judge owners with their heads up their ass buy the gun and misplace one of the 2 chokes and the installation wrench.Nov 15, 2005 · Joined Oct 22, 2005. 1,919 Posts. #2 · Nov 15, 2005. seems to me that the tighter the choke the 'better' (meaning smaller spread) the pattern. I can tell you that modified choke helps alot. I have also used a 26 inch imp cyl on my remington 870 to much improved patterns over a short cylinder barrel. I have been racking my brain trying to ... Constriction: Improved Modified / Dia: . 735 ; Steel, Lead, & Hevi-Shot may be used ; No Steel shot larger than #BB or speeds exceeding 1550 fps should be used in choke tube tighter than full ; No Steel shot Larger than #4 may be used in Turkey Choke ; Made from 17-4 Heat Treated Stainless SteelBuffered buckshot seems to do better with the tighter side, even reaching down to a modified choke, standard buckshot seems to do better with improved. The limitation here is that there are only 8-15 pellets, so at any substantial range, the pattern density is very low. I have used Winchester Super-X 00Buck for over 20yrs on coyotes, 2.75", 3 ...Kick's Buck kicker choke tube Designed to control buckshot loads with more consistency than ever before, Buck Kicker chokes are available in several constrictions that can handle shot sizes from 000 to #4 buck. Available in 10, 12, and 20 gauges & in CAMO Find Your Choke THE BUCK STOPS HERE Sep 03, 2013 · With buckshot I can guarantee your modified choke will shoot better patterns than your cylinder choke. Foster style rifled slugs are absolutely safe in a modified choke. WELL YOU GONNA PULL THOSE PISTOLS OR WHISTLE DIXIE ? H Horsedoc67 Registered Joined Dec 31, 2012 113 Posts #7 · Sep 4, 2013 It has a long forcing cone, .735" bore, and although hand-stamped "IMP CYL", it has .015" (LM) choke, from Remington. It performs as specified, shooting tight groups at 15 yards with buck, and with standard loads will boil a 16 yard Trap target. It does not do well with Slugs over about 35 yards. Don't overestimate Buckshot.Let’s discuss the features of full and modified chokes when shooting buckshot, and help you decide which one is right for you! Modified Choke: A modified choke is not as constricting as a full choke.That’s for sure! Even though it can still provide some added accuracy and velocity to the shot. Modified shotgun chokes split the difference. It delivered all nine pellets in the kill zone out to about 34 yards. On the short end, however, the pattern was at most 2.5 inches smaller at 10 ...Mar 17, 2012 · I use the Poly Choke ll on all my single barrel shotguns 8 total, pumps and semi autos, I have always set it on modified or improved cylinder and got the best pattern results. On my over & unders and side x sides when I use 00 Buckshot in them I use modified choke tubes which gave me the best results. If you have screw in choke tubes try ... Carlsons Chokes for buckshot are engineered to be the world’s greatest hunting and competition shotgun choke tubes. This is the best choke for slugs which is a perfect choice for master wing shooters and FITASC Shooters. I felt so lucky buying the 17-4 heat-treated. I have tried different brands before and those were okay. 4,820 Posts. #12 · Jun 4, 2013. Anna_Purna said: A modified choke is probably the one to use overall for the best pattern on buckshot. (considering there's no easy, simple answer. Each shotgun is a law unto itself and only very loose rules apply.) Such as.... Premium ammo usually patterns tighter than generic or Third World stuff.Modified shotgun chokes split the difference. It delivered all nine pellets in the kill zone out to about 34 yards. On the short end, however, the pattern was at most 2.5 inches smaller at 10 ...#2 · Nov 2, 2012 Improved Cylinder. Using a Modified Choke with a Flite Control wad actually disrupts the pattern and makes it larger than it otherwise would be. You also might try Improved/Modified. But at 40 yards a 30" pattern is VERY good and provides a very acceptable hit probability with 3 or 4 pellets. Aceman Registered Joined Nov 30, 2008The rifled choke is still your best bet, but the modified cylinder with a Sabot slug is amazingly accurate. Final Thoughts The 12-gauge is the most popular round with its huge equivalency to a .72 caliber bullet. A 12-gauge, 16-gauge, or even the much smaller .410 offers great shooting power in a smoothbore setting.Sep 01, 2009 · I have seen some loads in a modified choke out perform the fulls and extra fulls by a considerable margin. You really have to match the choke to the load that you will be using. I suggest that you... Cylinder choke tubes come with the freest flight patterns and offer a viable firing range that is the most precise. Open choke tubes are highly recommended to use for buckshot choke and birdshot at a short distance or range. Moreover, They deliver a broad pattern that kills targets at short ranges. The cylinder choke tube works fine at 15-25 yards. Feb 13, 2016 · The constriction of a patternmaster is actually light modified, it's the studs the provide the pattern density. The biggest advantage over using a full constriction type choke is pellet uniformity. The more open choke of the patternmaster reduces barrel scrub especially with large shot. I shoot slugs and buckshot. Feb 01, 2008 · At this time my only longgun is a Remington 870 . I have two barrels for it - a slug barrel and a modified choke barrel . If I had to bug out I would only take one barrel - to save on weight and space . My question is - would shooting buckshot with the modified choke barrel be goood , bad ... I probably would start with a modified choke using 00. I take about a 24" x 24" piece of cardboard and tape a 9" paper plate in the center of it. Idea being get the most shot in that paper plate you can testing various chokes and loads. I test at 30 yards. (In a real life hunting situation I'm not gonna try a shot over 40 yards with buckshot.Apr 26, 2021 · The perfect balance of the medium choke provides more regular and evenly distributed shot patterns compared to other closed or open shotgun chokes. Improved Modified Choke. The improved modified chokes are not very commonly available as a part of the normal choke tubes present in the production of shotguns. It is slightly tighter and provides a slight difference in its performance compared to the other chokes, and offers an effective range between 45-55 yards. Terrain will dictate a certain level of choke you want. Close calling where shots range from 3'-35 yards, you can sleeze by with a Modified choke, maybe. Browning patterns tighter per choke than any other fixed choke I tried, and the BPS is a battle tank shotgun where a Modified translates to a full or tighter Rem 1100/11/87 fixed choke.On the other hand, Dixie Tri-Ball buckshot loads in either 3 or 3.5 inch loads can easily hold 6-8 inch patterns or better at 40 yards with the same full choke. Those hard cast .60 caliber 315 grain Tri-Ball pellets will also penetrate bone and gristle that will stop 00 buckshot cold. R rkite Registered Joined Mar 2, 2006 51 Posts #5 · Jun 19, 2007Cylinder choke tubes come with the freest flight patterns and offer a viable firing range that is the most precise. Open choke tubes are highly recommended to use for buckshot choke and birdshot at a short distance or range. Moreover, They deliver a broad pattern that kills targets at short ranges. The cylinder choke tube works fine at 15-25 yards. You might consider using a modified choke that will work well with swift and small targets such as buckshot and birdshot. This way it will provide good patterns at most distances. But if you are planning to be shooting buckshot, we recommend you to stick with a full choke. The choice is yours!Designed to control buckshot loads with more consistency than ever before, buck kicker chokes are available in several constrictions that can handle shot sizes from 000 to #4 buck. Finished in matte black, buck kicker chokes are available for most 12, 20, & 10 gauge models. Our best selling buck kickers are now also available in camouflage.While a modified choke is best at 35-yards, you can see that the shot had significant disseminated at 40-yards. The pattern for the full choke was still concentrated at 40-yards. 40-yard pattern with Full choke. 40-yard pattern with Modified choke. That is the down and dirty of how the various chokes adjust the shot dispersal at varying ... Jan 22, 2022 · A modified choke is designed for shot shells, which contain smaller pellets than slugs. Using a modified choke with slugs can cause the slug to spread too much and reduce accuracy. Instead, use a full or improved cylinder choke when shooting slugs. What is the best shotgun choke for slugs? Jan 17, 2022 · The rifled choke is still your best bet, but the modified cylinder with a Sabot slug is amazingly accurate. Final Thoughts The 12-gauge is the most popular round with its huge equivalency to a .72 caliber bullet. A 12-gauge, 16-gauge, or even the much smaller .410 offers great shooting power in a smoothbore setting. Jan 31, 2022 · Because of these benefits, a full choke is often recommended for shooting buckshot. Modified Choke: A modified choke is not as constricting as a full choke, but it still provides some added accuracy and velocity to the shot. It is less likely to cause flyers (shot that goes astray from the target), making it a good choice for novice shooters. It isn't going to give you enough pattern density for dependable kills on coyotes beyond 30 yards no matter what choke you use. The #4 buck can be effective to 50 yards with a dedicated buckshot choke. Lead or tungsten/hevi-shot in sizes BB, BBB or T is optimum for coyote when combined with a choke specifically designed for it.Cylinder choke tubes come with the freest flight patterns and offer a viable firing range that is the most precise. Open choke tubes are highly recommended to use for buckshot choke and birdshot at a short distance or range. Moreover, They deliver a broad pattern that kills targets at short ranges. The cylinder choke tube works fine at 15-25 yards.Jul 03, 2021 · With screw in chokes the Extra Full chokes, .685./.690 diameter, seem to be the best performers for everything from 0 Buckshot to Tri-Ball. With the smaller buckshot sizes from #4 Buckshot to #1 Buckshot, .675/.680 diameter perform the best. Of the various specialty chokes, the Kicks Buck Kicker has been stellar. Aug 10, 2016 · Slugs can be shot through any choke. Thats why they call them punkin balls. They rattle their way all the way down the barrel and come out at the end. Full chokes are fine. Just think about it this way. If they would "splode" a full choke barrel they would not be in business much longer as the law suits would cover them up. Aug 10, 2016. Terrain will dictate a certain level of choke you want. Close calling where shots range from 3'-35 yards, you can sleeze by with a Modified choke, maybe. Browning patterns tighter per choke than any other fixed choke I tried, and the BPS is a battle tank shotgun where a Modified translates to a full or tighter Rem 1100/11/87 fixed choke.what choke for #4 buckshot? I grew up hunting in the jungles with dogs chasing deer or pigs,and still hunting in jungles.all we could really use was the ole scatter guns.all my buds had remington M-11s,1100s plenty of winchester M-12s and some 1200s all were 2 3/4" and all were full choked.when I started hunting with the club I was using a win M-12 20 ga.Next up, lay your eyes on another choke from Carlson's. This popular choke, which is the best buckshot choke for Stoeger M3500, is 10/10 on looks and virtues. How? Let's see. To begin with the looks, we must say the black color and simple design of the choke will force you to fall in love with it. And likewise, it is too built with stainless steel.d. Can you shoot buckshot through an extra full choke? Yes, you can shoot buckshot through an extra full choke. It is easily possible if you are using an improved cylinder choke. e. How far will a modified choke shoot? If you use lead, a modified choke can shoot from 60-105 feet. And if using steel, it can shoot from 75 feet to 135 feet. Final ... Aug 10, 2016 · Slugs can be shot through any choke. Thats why they call them punkin balls. They rattle their way all the way down the barrel and come out at the end. Full chokes are fine. Just think about it this way. If they would "splode" a full choke barrel they would not be in business much longer as the law suits would cover them up. Aug 10, 2016. It isn't going to give you enough pattern density for dependable kills on coyotes beyond 30 yards no matter what choke you use. The #4 buck can be effective to 50 yards with a dedicated buckshot choke. Lead or tungsten/hevi-shot in sizes BB, BBB or T is optimum for coyote when combined with a choke specifically designed for it.However, for my 3-gun match shotgun, I prefer modified choke used with #1 Buckshot.. Best #4 Buckshot patterns I have shot (Rem3", Win3", and Fed 3") has been with a Carlson's Turkey choke in my 11/87. #4 buck will pattern 100% in a 20" circle at 40 yards. 00 and 000 buck pattern into 15" patterns. If you shoot at a paper plate at 40 yards with ...You might consider using a modified choke that will work well with swift and small targets such as buckshot and birdshot. This way it will provide good patterns at most distances. But if you are planning to be shooting buckshot, we recommend you to stick with a full choke. The choice is yours!Jan 31, 2022 · Because of these benefits, a full choke is often recommended for shooting buckshot. Modified Choke: A modified choke is not as constricting as a full choke, but it still provides some added accuracy and velocity to the shot. It is less likely to cause flyers (shot that goes astray from the target), making it a good choice for novice shooters. Jan 22, 2022 · A modified choke is designed for shot shells, which contain smaller pellets than slugs. Using a modified choke with slugs can cause the slug to spread too much and reduce accuracy. Instead, use a full or improved cylinder choke when shooting slugs. What is the best shotgun choke for slugs? Aug 10, 2016 · Slugs can be shot through any choke. Thats why they call them punkin balls. They rattle their way all the way down the barrel and come out at the end. Full chokes are fine. Just think about it this way. If they would "splode" a full choke barrel they would not be in business much longer as the law suits would cover them up. Aug 10, 2016. Mossberg 12 Ga. Accu II Choke Tube, Modified. $26.00. Not Yet Rated In Stock. Add to Cart. Quickview. Rob Roberts Browning/Winchester Invector 12 Gauge Performance Choke Tubes. $69.99. Not Yet Rated View Available Options. Quickview. Carlson's Long Beard XR Ported Choke Tube, 20ga. Browning/Winchester Invector .568. $57.38. Not Yet RatedNov 15, 2005 · Joined Oct 22, 2005. 1,919 Posts. #2 · Nov 15, 2005. seems to me that the tighter the choke the 'better' (meaning smaller spread) the pattern. I can tell you that modified choke helps alot. I have also used a 26 inch imp cyl on my remington 870 to much improved patterns over a short cylinder barrel. I have been racking my brain trying to ... First, the longer choke taper in the Diana Grade with the Invector-Plus choke tubes improves the overall pattern performance. As the 12 gauge shotguns have back-bored barrels, this choke is the best for using with buckshot. They also provide a better construction of stainless steel metal body that is heat-treated previous to machining. Cylinder choke tubes come with the freest flight patterns and offer a viable firing range that is the most precise. Open choke tubes are highly recommended to use for buckshot choke and birdshot at a short distance or range. Moreover, They deliver a broad pattern that kills targets at short ranges. The cylinder choke tube works fine at 15-25 yards. I probably would start with a modified choke using 00. I take about a 24" x 24" piece of cardboard and tape a 9" paper plate in the center of it. Idea being get the most shot in that paper plate you can testing various chokes and loads. I test at 30 yards. (In a real life hunting situation I'm not gonna try a shot over 40 yards with buckshot.If you wish to use shot size's larger than #4 shot, use a more open choke tube for optimum. 10 models Carlson's Choke Tubes Retay Delta Waterfowl 12 Gauge Choke Tube As Low As (Save Up to 15%) $50.96 Free 2 Day Shipping. Carlson's Choke Tubes Long Beard Beretta 12 Gauge Turkey Choke Tubes $67.50 (Save 15%) $57.38. Carlson's Choke Jun 19, 2019 · In an effort to determine what size buckshot and what choke are best-suited for defensive work, I once did a very elaborate series of patterning tests. ... modified and full chokes. That is some ... Apr 22, 2018 · Kenneth66. Campfire Ranger. K. Joined: May 2016. Posts: 2,243. Have a BPS 10 gauge and have tried a few chokes in it . A turkey x-tra full factory , a Kicks Hi Flyer Modified , and a Briley slightly modified . Seem to get a variety of patterns in all of them , anywhere from two to nine pellets of 00 buck Federal in a 12"x12" target at 35yds . Because of these benefits, a full choke is often recommended for shooting buckshot. Modified Choke: A modified choke is not as constricting as a full choke, but it still provides some added accuracy and velocity to the shot. It is less likely to cause flyers (shot that goes astray from the target), making it a good choice for novice shooters.Jan 31, 2022 · Because of these benefits, a full choke is often recommended for shooting buckshot. Modified Choke: A modified choke is not as constricting as a full choke, but it still provides some added accuracy and velocity to the shot. It is less likely to cause flyers (shot that goes astray from the target), making it a good choice for novice shooters. The rifled choke is still your best bet, but the modified cylinder with a Sabot slug is amazingly accurate. Final Thoughts The 12-gauge is the most popular round with its huge equivalency to a .72 caliber bullet. A 12-gauge, 16-gauge, or even the much smaller .410 offers great shooting power in a smoothbore setting.Aug 01, 2022 · A standard fixed 12 gauge modified choke measures 0.705, while an improved cylinder choke measures 0.716. Light modified is the choke diameter that is in between modified and improved cylinder. It is also tighter than improved cylinder. Modified is the best choke for all situations since it works well up close and for longer shots up to 45 yards. The rifled choke is still your best bet, but the modified cylinder with a Sabot slug is amazingly accurate. Final Thoughts The 12-gauge is the most popular round with its huge equivalency to a .72 caliber bullet. A 12-gauge, 16-gauge, or even the much smaller .410 offers great shooting power in a smoothbore setting.Apr 22, 2018 · Kenneth66. Campfire Ranger. K. Joined: May 2016. Posts: 2,243. Have a BPS 10 gauge and have tried a few chokes in it . A turkey x-tra full factory , a Kicks Hi Flyer Modified , and a Briley slightly modified . Seem to get a variety of patterns in all of them , anywhere from two to nine pellets of 00 buck Federal in a 12"x12" target at 35yds . Buckshot through a modified choke? General discussion about Remington 870 shotgun. 4 posts • Page 1 of 1. Okie1297 Experienced Shotgunner ... m looking to get some Remington 20 gauge #3 or #4 buckshot for hog and coyote hunting I have a modified screw in rem choke would it be ok to shot buckshot through that? Top. mikelee8815 Enthusiast ...Jan 27, 2012 · The old Gerry Blair guidlines from the days before choke tubes and xtra full chokes was 12ga 2 3/4" shells = 35-40 yards from a full choke and add 5 or 10 yards for 3" shells. Your gonna pretty easlily take 10 yards off that for modified choke. Mossberg Accu-Mag 12 Ga, Modified. Choke tube is for use wtih Mossberg 935, 835, and SSi-One models. 12 Gauge Accu-Mag Choke Tube (Magnum) O.F. Mossberg & Sons10,462 Posts. #17 · Dec 3, 2009. The best choke for buckshot is improved cyl and is effective out to 40yds. Anything tighter than that the pellets bounce off each other creating an irradic pattern. The third is a Remington Special Field, which has interchangeable screw-in chokes. I put the Modified choke in it. It should measure .71 inches, but actually was a little tight and measured .707 inches. This brings up an important point in this discussion… Different guns marked with the same choke size, will often have different actual bore ...Sep 01, 2009 · I have seen some loads in a modified choke out perform the fulls and extra fulls by a considerable margin. You really have to match the choke to the load that you will be using. I suggest that you... Mossberg Accu-Mag 12 Ga, Modified. Choke tube is for use wtih Mossberg 935, 835, and SSi-One models. 12 Gauge Accu-Mag Choke Tube (Magnum) O.F. Mossberg & SonsFeb 19, 2007 · On the other hand, Dixie Tri-Ball buckshot loads in either 3 or 3.5 inch loads can easily hold 6-8 inch patterns or better at 40 yards with the same full choke. Those hard cast .60 caliber 315 grain Tri-Ball pellets will also penetrate bone and gristle that will stop 00 buckshot cold. R rkite Registered Joined Mar 2, 2006 51 Posts #5 · Jun 19, 2007 If you're looking for a choke to pair with your buckshot for predator hunting, then Carlson's 30050 Choke Tube is the perfect product for you. Be it coyotes or any predator, with this choke, you'll surely be able to hunt such animals with ease and satisfaction. This Carlson's Choke Tube product is compatible with T and Buckshot loads.Jun 24, 2017 · The first thing to do is pattern the buckshot with each choke at the same distance, 12 metres is a good range to start the process as the pattern has some time to spread out: Cylinder choke @ 12 metres. Quarter choke @ 12 metres. Half choke @ 12 metres. Three quarter choke @ 12 metres. Full choke @ 12 metres Sep 01, 2009 · I have seen some loads in a modified choke out perform the fulls and extra fulls by a considerable margin. You really have to match the choke to the load that you will be using. I suggest that you... The Browning BPS Modified 28" was the best. Best choke for 00 buckshot for deer: The Complete List. 1. Carlson's Choke Tube Remington 12 Ga Buckshot Choke Tube, Black View on Amazon. SCORE. 9.5 AI Score This Score is known as Artificial Intelligence, which is capable of simulating human intelligence expressed through programmed machines. First, the longer choke taper in the Diana Grade with the Invector-Plus choke tubes improves the overall pattern performance. As the 12 gauge shotguns have back-bored barrels, this choke is the best for using with buckshot. They also provide a better construction of stainless steel metal body that is heat-treated previous to machining. Jun 19, 2019 · In an effort to determine what size buckshot and what choke are best-suited for defensive work, I once did a very elaborate series of patterning tests. ... modified and full chokes. That is some ... With maintenance in order, shooters can use the Beretta Benelli choke for buckshot for years. Probable Drawbacks The range of Beretta Benelli shotgun chokes is limited. Key Features Short coverage range of 60 feets Tightly packed pattern Adaptable to any metal loads Sturdy built for long term use Check Latest Price 2. 00 buck is .33 caliber, #1 buck is .30 caliber. A standard high br [no swearing please] 12 gauge shell holds nine pellets of 00 buck, and 16 pellets of #1 buck. A 3 inch magnum holds 24 pellets of #1 buck. I've also had best patterning results overall with Winchester buckshot in #1 buck.Jul 03, 2021 · With screw in chokes the Extra Full chokes, .685./.690 diameter, seem to be the best performers for everything from 0 Buckshot to Tri-Ball. With the smaller buckshot sizes from #4 Buckshot to #1 Buckshot, .675/.680 diameter perform the best. Of the various specialty chokes, the Kicks Buck Kicker has been stellar. Apr 26, 2021 · The perfect balance of the medium choke provides more regular and evenly distributed shot patterns compared to other closed or open shotgun chokes. Improved Modified Choke. The improved modified chokes are not very commonly available as a part of the normal choke tubes present in the production of shotguns. It is slightly tighter and provides a slight difference in its performance compared to the other chokes, and offers an effective range between 45-55 yards. Apr 22, 2018 · Kenneth66. Campfire Ranger. K. Joined: May 2016. Posts: 2,243. Have a BPS 10 gauge and have tried a few chokes in it . A turkey x-tra full factory , a Kicks Hi Flyer Modified , and a Briley slightly modified . Seem to get a variety of patterns in all of them , anywhere from two to nine pellets of 00 buck Federal in a 12"x12" target at 35yds . Jan 27, 2012 · The old Gerry Blair guidlines from the days before choke tubes and xtra full chokes was 12ga 2 3/4" shells = 35-40 yards from a full choke and add 5 or 10 yards for 3" shells. Your gonna pretty easlily take 10 yards off that for modified choke. According to Tom Givens (who knows more about shotguns than most) it has to do with how the pellets stack up inside the shell. 8-pellet buckshot come arranged in four rows of two pellets each. 9-pellet buckshot comes in three rows of three. For some reason, that configuration sometimes causes one pellet to go off on its own.Jan 27, 2012 · Loc: New Mexico. Originally Posted By: Bernie P. My 835 shoots 4 buck best with the mod choke.I patterned with a couple different 4 buck loads at 50yds with Imp,Mod,Full and Ulti mag all Mberg. Yup, my 835 does the same. Still playing with the 11-87 to see what it likes best. Jun 13, 2014 · I put the Modified choke in it. It should measure .71 inches, but actually was a little tight and measured .707 inches. This brings up an important point in this discussion… Different guns marked with the same choke size, will often have different actual bore sizes. No really big deal, but just something we ought to know about. On the other hand, Dixie Tri-Ball buckshot loads in either 3 or 3.5 inch loads can easily hold 6-8 inch patterns or better at 40 yards with the same full choke. Those hard cast .60 caliber 315 grain Tri-Ball pellets will also penetrate bone and gristle that will stop 00 buckshot cold. R rkite Registered Joined Mar 2, 2006 51 Posts #5 · Jun 19, 2007It is the significant symbol for the modified choke. Which type of choke should be used for buckshot? Full choke is the one that is ideal for buckshot, as it consists of a tighter constriction. It delivers almost 70 percent of a shell's complete pellets under a 30-inch circle at 40 yards. It is mostly used for hunting turkey and buckshot loads.Gunwriters have really done a bad job of printing a lot of BS on chokes with buckshot over the years giving WRONG information. I hunted with 1100's and 870's with full chokes for years, started off with modified in both versions and ithaca. I went to the full chokes in both along with an Ithaca 10ga auto with a full choke.Feb 01, 2008 · At this time my only longgun is a Remington 870 . I have two barrels for it - a slug barrel and a modified choke barrel . If I had to bug out I would only take one barrel - to save on weight and space . My question is - would shooting buckshot with the modified choke barrel be goood , bad ... #2 · Nov 2, 2012 Improved Cylinder. Using a Modified Choke with a Flite Control wad actually disrupts the pattern and makes it larger than it otherwise would be. You also might try Improved/Modified. But at 40 yards a 30" pattern is VERY good and provides a very acceptable hit probability with 3 or 4 pellets. Aceman Registered Joined Nov 30, 2008If you're looking for a choke to pair with your buckshot for predator hunting, then Carlson's 30050 Choke Tube is the perfect product for you. Be it coyotes or any predator, with this choke, you'll surely be able to hunt such animals with ease and satisfaction. This Carlson's Choke Tube product is compatible with T and Buckshot loads.With screw in chokes the Extra Full chokes, .685./.690 diameter, seem to be the best performers for everything from 0 Buckshot to Tri-Ball. With the smaller buckshot sizes from #4 Buckshot to #1 Buckshot, .675/.680 diameter perform the best. Of the various specialty chokes, the Kicks Buck Kicker has been stellar.Jul 03, 2021 · With screw in chokes the Extra Full chokes, .685./.690 diameter, seem to be the best performers for everything from 0 Buckshot to Tri-Ball. With the smaller buckshot sizes from #4 Buckshot to #1 Buckshot, .675/.680 diameter perform the best. Of the various specialty chokes, the Kicks Buck Kicker has been stellar. 10,462 Posts. #17 · Dec 3, 2009. The best choke for buckshot is improved cyl and is effective out to 40yds. Anything tighter than that the pellets bounce off each other creating an irradic pattern. We used an improved cylinder choke, a modified choke, and a full choke. There are tighter choke sizes intended mostly for birdshot only. There are also sizes in between these, but we tried to pick the most common chokes. We patterned four different buckshot loads with each choke at five-yard increments from five to 25 yards.00 buckshot is exactly that,buckshot. Therefore it can be shot from any choke you prefer depending on what it is you are using it for. Deer open cylinder,improved cylinder for ranges under 40 yards. Choke size to accomidate the yardage of intended usage. Jere Smith.Jan 31, 2022 · Because of these benefits, a full choke is often recommended for shooting buckshot. Modified Choke: A modified choke is not as constricting as a full choke, but it still provides some added accuracy and velocity to the shot. It is less likely to cause flyers (shot that goes astray from the target), making it a good choice for novice shooters. Cylinder choke tubes come with the freest flight patterns and offer a viable firing range that is the most precise. Open choke tubes are highly recommended to use for buckshot choke and birdshot at a short distance or range. Moreover, They deliver a broad pattern that kills targets at short ranges. The cylinder choke tube works fine at 15-25 yards. The 304 stainless steel grade makes the choke perfect for versatile use and can be fitted through various rifled shotguns. It is perfect for the right-hand twisting rifled barrels, which generate a better spin in the shots. Cons It can be used for those shotguns for which the protrusion is designed for.I use a full choke, because it is the titest choke pattern. The load I use is size 1 buckshot, if I were you get size 4 buckshot, because in a 2.75 load their is 27 pellets, with size 1 buckshot their is 16 pellets. Basically use a full choke with 4 buckshot and you should reach 50 yards or more. Hope this helps BuckshooterMossberg Accu-Mag 12 Ga, Modified. Choke tube is for use wtih Mossberg 935, 835, and SSi-One models. 12 Gauge Accu-Mag Choke Tube (Magnum) O.F. Mossberg & Sonswhat choke for #4 buckshot? I grew up hunting in the jungles with dogs chasing deer or pigs,and still hunting in jungles.all we could really use was the ole scatter guns.all my buds had remington M-11s,1100s plenty of winchester M-12s and some 1200s all were 2 3/4" and all were full choked.when I started hunting with the club I was using a win M-12 20 ga.00 buckshot is exactly that,buckshot. Therefore it can be shot from any choke you prefer depending on what it is you are using it for. Deer open cylinder,improved cylinder for ranges under 40 yards. Choke size to accomidate the yardage of intended usage. Jere Smith.Mossberg 12 Ga. Accu II Choke Tube, Modified. $26.00. Not Yet Rated In Stock. Add to Cart. Quickview. Rob Roberts Browning/Winchester Invector 12 Gauge Performance Choke Tubes. $69.99. Not Yet Rated View Available Options. Quickview. Carlson's Long Beard XR Ported Choke Tube, 20ga. Browning/Winchester Invector .568. $57.38. Not Yet RatedModified shotgun chokes split the difference. It delivered all nine pellets in the kill zone out to about 34 yards. On the short end, however, the pattern was at most 2.5 inches smaller at 10 ...All shots where taken at 40 yards and with 2 3/4 # 3 buckshot all 20 pellet loads The pictures as follows Winchester brand (unplated shot) Remington brand ( unplated shot) and Federal (copper plated). ... I tried a bunch of buckshot in two full choke guns and one modified choked gun gun and they were dismal even at 25 yards. I may have to try a ...Jan 27, 2012 · The old Gerry Blair guidlines from the days before choke tubes and xtra full chokes was 12ga 2 3/4" shells = 35-40 yards from a full choke and add 5 or 10 yards for 3" shells. Your gonna pretty easlily take 10 yards off that for modified choke. Sep 01, 2009 · It was long, but well worth the time it took to read it. My shotgun I'm using is a Remington 11-87 with a 28" non-ported barrel with a modified choke (for now, gonna get a different choke). And it put 15 pellets from a 3" load of OO buck, in about a 2 foot circle at 40 yards. Pretty bad I know. Thats why I am gonna try a different choke. You can shoot slugs and buckshot through any choke, but you will have varying degrees of accuracy. If you want to most accuracy with a slug, use a looser choke, like a cyl or imp cyl, up to modified I think without really distorting accuracy. For buckshot, the tighter the constriction the tighter the pattern SHOULD be.May 06, 2012 · The modified choke will allow 60% of the pellets from the shell to reach 40 yards within a 30-inch radius of each other. This is 10% more than the improved cylinder choke and 20% more than the regular cylinder choke, but 10% less than the full choke. If you wish to use shot size's larger than #4 shot, use a more open choke tube for optimum. 10 models Carlson's Choke Tubes Retay Delta Waterfowl 12 Gauge Choke Tube As Low As (Save Up to 15%) $50.96 Free 2 Day Shipping. Carlson's Choke Tubes Long Beard Beretta 12 Gauge Turkey Choke Tubes $67.50 (Save 15%) $57.38. Carlson's Choke Constriction: Improved Modified / Dia: . 735 ; Steel, Lead, & Hevi-Shot may be used ; No Steel shot larger than #BB or speeds exceeding 1550 fps should be used in choke tube tighter than full ; No Steel shot Larger than #4 may be used in Turkey Choke ; Made from 17-4 Heat Treated Stainless SteelWhen you fire the weapon, the pellets start out at full bore, then going through the choke, they are constricted down to a smaller hole. With larger diameter buck shot, this may cause binding in the choke and could (notice I didn't say will) damage the choke or barrel and have an effect on pattern.Apr 22, 2018 · Kenneth66. Campfire Ranger. K. Joined: May 2016. Posts: 2,243. Have a BPS 10 gauge and have tried a few chokes in it . A turkey x-tra full factory , a Kicks Hi Flyer Modified , and a Briley slightly modified . Seem to get a variety of patterns in all of them , anywhere from two to nine pellets of 00 buck Federal in a 12"x12" target at 35yds . 4,820 Posts. #12 · Jun 4, 2013. Anna_Purna said: A modified choke is probably the one to use overall for the best pattern on buckshot. (considering there's no easy, simple answer. Each shotgun is a law unto itself and only very loose rules apply.) Such as.... Premium ammo usually patterns tighter than generic or Third World stuff.Feb 01, 2008 · At this time my only longgun is a Remington 870 . I have two barrels for it - a slug barrel and a modified choke barrel . If I had to bug out I would only take one barrel - to save on weight and space . My question is - would shooting buckshot with the modified choke barrel be goood , bad ... Loc: New Mexico. Originally Posted By: Bernie P. My 835 shoots 4 buck best with the mod choke.I patterned with a couple different 4 buck loads at 50yds with Imp,Mod,Full and Ulti mag all Mberg. Yup, my 835 does the same. Still playing with the 11-87 to see what it likes best.Because of these benefits, a full choke is often recommended for shooting buckshot. Modified Choke: A modified choke is not as constricting as a full choke, but it still provides some added accuracy and velocity to the shot. It is less likely to cause flyers (shot that goes astray from the target), making it a good choice for novice shooters.Feb 01, 2008 · At this time my only longgun is a Remington 870 . I have two barrels for it - a slug barrel and a modified choke barrel . If I had to bug out I would only take one barrel - to save on weight and space . My question is - would shooting buckshot with the modified choke barrel be goood , bad ... I use a full choke, because it is the titest choke pattern. The load I use is size 1 buckshot, if I were you get size 4 buckshot, because in a 2.75 load their is 27 pellets, with size 1 buckshot their is 16 pellets. Basically use a full choke with 4 buckshot and you should reach 50 yards or more. Hope this helps BuckshooterFirst, the longer choke taper in the Diana Grade with the Invector-Plus choke tubes improves the overall pattern performance. As the 12 gauge shotguns have back-bored barrels, this choke is the best for using with buckshot. They also provide a better construction of stainless steel metal body that is heat-treated previous to machining. Feb 19, 2007 · On the other hand, Dixie Tri-Ball buckshot loads in either 3 or 3.5 inch loads can easily hold 6-8 inch patterns or better at 40 yards with the same full choke. Those hard cast .60 caliber 315 grain Tri-Ball pellets will also penetrate bone and gristle that will stop 00 buckshot cold. R rkite Registered Joined Mar 2, 2006 51 Posts #5 · Jun 19, 2007 It has a long forcing cone, .735" bore, and although hand-stamped "IMP CYL", it has .015" (LM) choke, from Remington. It performs as specified, shooting tight groups at 15 yards with buck, and with standard loads will boil a 16 yard Trap target. It does not do well with Slugs over about 35 yards. Don't overestimate Buckshot.10,462 Posts. #17 · Dec 3, 2009. The best choke for buckshot is improved cyl and is effective out to 40yds. Anything tighter than that the pellets bounce off each other creating an irradic pattern. I have learned that if you use Federal Flite Control shells (12GA) in any of the buckshot rounds you will get your tightest pattern using a Cylinder Bore or Improved Cylinder choke on your shotgun. The Flight Control ammo has a special kind of cup that stays with the lead a much longer time if it is not separated from the lead by a tighter ...Shooting buckshot at a deer that is out of range in unethical. Can you shoot buckshot from a full choke? Sure you can. Most people use either the FULL choke or An EXTRA FULL choke. I use a Briley Extra Full (00 BUCK) choke. Shoots a nice pattern with 00 BUCK. Is modified choke OK for Turkey? Re: Turkey with a Modified Choke?First, the longer choke taper in the Diana Grade with the Invector-Plus choke tubes improves the overall pattern performance. As the 12 gauge shotguns have back-bored barrels, this choke is the best for using with buckshot. They also provide a better construction of stainless steel metal body that is heat-treated previous to machining. Modified shotgun chokes split the difference. It delivered all nine pellets in the kill zone out to about 34 yards. On the short end, however, the pattern was at most 2.5 inches smaller at 10 ...Jun 24, 2017 · The first thing to do is pattern the buckshot with each choke at the same distance, 12 metres is a good range to start the process as the pattern has some time to spread out: Cylinder choke @ 12 metres. Quarter choke @ 12 metres. Half choke @ 12 metres. Three quarter choke @ 12 metres. Full choke @ 12 metres Jan 27, 2012 · The old Gerry Blair guidlines from the days before choke tubes and xtra full chokes was 12ga 2 3/4" shells = 35-40 yards from a full choke and add 5 or 10 yards for 3" shells. Your gonna pretty easlily take 10 yards off that for modified choke. You might consider using a modified choke that will work well with swift and small targets such as buckshot and birdshot. This way it will provide good patterns at most distances. But if you are planning to be shooting buckshot, we recommend you to stick with a full choke. The choice is yours!Jun 24, 2017 · The first thing to do is pattern the buckshot with each choke at the same distance, 12 metres is a good range to start the process as the pattern has some time to spread out: Cylinder choke @ 12 metres. Quarter choke @ 12 metres. Half choke @ 12 metres. Three quarter choke @ 12 metres. Full choke @ 12 metres First, the longer choke taper in the Diana Grade with the Invector-Plus choke tubes improves the overall pattern performance. As the 12 gauge shotguns have back-bored barrels, this choke is the best for using with buckshot. They also provide a better construction of stainless steel metal body that is heat-treated previous to machining. Nov 07, 2021 · Carlsons 30050 – Best Choke for Buckshot Coyotes Hunting; 4 3. Carlson’s Choke Tube Beretta Benelli Choke Tube – Best Choke for 00 Buckshot; 5 4. Carlson’s Choke Tube Browning Invector Plus 12 Ga – Best Choke for Slugs and Buckshot; 6 5. Carlson’s Long Beard 12 Ga Choke – Best Choke for Buckshot Home Defense; 7 The Buckshot Sizes:- I use a full choke, because it is the titest choke pattern. The load I use is size 1 buckshot, if I were you get size 4 buckshot, because in a 2.75 load their is 27 pellets, with size 1 buckshot their is 16 pellets. Basically use a full choke with 4 buckshot and you should reach 50 yards or more. Hope this helps BuckshooterJan 22, 2022 · When it comes to shotgun chokes for slugs, there are three main types: cylinder, Improved Cylinder (IC), and Modified. Each of these chokes will affect the spread or pattern of your shot in a different way. Cylinder choke is the most basic type; it doesn’t constrict the shot at all and will give you the widest spread. Jun 19, 2019 · In an effort to determine what size buckshot and what choke are best-suited for defensive work, I once did a very elaborate series of patterning tests. ... modified and full chokes. That is some ... While a modified choke is best at 35-yards, you can see that the shot had significant disseminated at 40-yards. The pattern for the full choke was still concentrated at 40-yards. 40-yard pattern with Full choke. 40-yard pattern with Modified choke. That is the down and dirty of how the various chokes adjust the shot dispersal at varying ... Sep 01, 2009 · It was long, but well worth the time it took to read it. My shotgun I'm using is a Remington 11-87 with a 28" non-ported barrel with a modified choke (for now, gonna get a different choke). And it put 15 pellets from a 3" load of OO buck, in about a 2 foot circle at 40 yards. Pretty bad I know. Thats why I am gonna try a different choke. The third is a Remington Special Field, which has interchangeable screw-in chokes. I put the Modified choke in it. It should measure .71 inches, but actually was a little tight and measured .707 inches. This brings up an important point in this discussion… Different guns marked with the same choke size, will often have different actual bore ...Buckshot through a modified choke? General discussion about Remington 870 shotgun. 4 posts • Page 1 of 1. Okie1297 Experienced Shotgunner ... m looking to get some Remington 20 gauge #3 or #4 buckshot for hog and coyote hunting I have a modified screw in rem choke would it be ok to shot buckshot through that? Top. mikelee8815 Enthusiast ...Jan 22, 2022 · A modified choke is designed for shot shells, which contain smaller pellets than slugs. Using a modified choke with slugs can cause the slug to spread too much and reduce accuracy. Instead, use a full or improved cylinder choke when shooting slugs. What is the best shotgun choke for slugs? Jan 22, 2022 · When it comes to shotgun chokes for slugs, there are three main types: cylinder, Improved Cylinder (IC), and Modified. Each of these chokes will affect the spread or pattern of your shot in a different way. 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