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#6480611 - 05/07/12 08:34 AM Re: activ shotshell hulls? [Re: rainierrifleco]
erich Offline
Campfire Ranger

Registered: 05/13/02
Posts: 1822
Loc: wash. state
I still have a few boxes of steel Active shotshells. They are great for out here on the coast. In the salt enviroment I hunt in it is constant battle with rust on the shotshell brass(brass washed steel)head. No problem with Actives, Wanda and some of the Herters were good also but they needed a special over shot wad.
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#6482445 - 05/07/12 06:41 PM Re: activ shotshell hulls? [Re: erich]
rainierrifleco Offline
Campfire Ranger

Registered: 01/02/12
Posts: 2480
Loc: Gig Harbor WA/SE Neb
do you reload active shells with steel shot? im thinking of doing the same for salt water duck hunting..

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#6482570 - 05/07/12 07:16 PM Re: activ shotshell hulls? [Re: rainierrifleco]
erich Offline
Campfire Ranger

Registered: 05/13/02
Posts: 1822
Loc: wash. state
Not yet but am getting closer to it.
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#6483732 - 05/08/12 08:08 AM Re: activ shotshell hulls? [Re: erich]
sargenv Offline
Member

Registered: 09/19/08
Posts: 30
Loc: Bay Area, CA
There isn't as much data for the Activ hull and steel shot anymore. I have some older data for the 2 3/4" and 3" hull. At the time it was thought that the 7/8 oz was the favored weight so there really wasn't a whole lot of research done for anything heavier. I could dig up some data if anyone wants it and could scan what I have..

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