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#3205912 - 03/27/13 08:39 PM Kent ammo?
JSPAL270
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I just picked up a box of kent ultimant diamond turkey shells today. The guy at the shop swears they are the best. Has anyone ever used these?
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#3205925 - 03/27/13 08:45 PM Re: Kent ammo? [Re: JSPAL270]
PinchPoint
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Tried a box once. For what you pay theyre decent..
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#3205928 - 03/27/13 08:47 PM Re: Kent ammo? [Re: JSPAL270]
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I got decent 40 yd patterns out of them. The nickel plated lead in those loads are probably the hardest lead I have found
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#3206020 - 03/27/13 10:22 PM Re: Kent ammo? [Re: Rockhound]
AT Hiker
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Spectra Shot is nickle coated too I think.

I wouldnt say they are the best, maybe out of certain guns/chokes they might work better than others.

If you got a good price on them and they shoot well I say cool. I once shot the target loads and they gummed up my receiver really bad, so I will not shoot them anymore.
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#3206033 - 03/27/13 10:34 PM Re: Kent ammo? [Re: AT Hiker]
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I don't understand how a Kent shell gummed up your receiver, they are not buffered
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#3206060 - 03/27/13 11:57 PM Re: Kent ammo? [Re: Rockhound]
Brad C.
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Kent ammo and I will be blunt and to the point, sucks. Probably the worst shooting ammo for turkeys made. That's why it is so cheap. Yes it will killa turkey at 30 and 35yds. But 40yd patterns are just not very good at all.
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#3206072 - 03/28/13 03:05 AM Re: Kent ammo? [Re: Brad C.]
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Shot good for me
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#3206073 - 03/28/13 03:38 AM Re: Kent ammo? [Re: Rockhound]
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I like them too. Been shooting 2 3/4 Kents for 4 springs now.
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#3206102 - 03/28/13 05:51 AM Re: Kent ammo? [Re: Uncle Jesse]
tasaman
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Used 20ga 3" #6 with decent results at 30.
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#3206201 - 03/28/13 08:09 AM Re: Kent ammo? [Re: Rockhound]
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 Originally Posted By: Rockhound
I don't understand how a Kent shell gummed up your receiver, they are not buffered


I am almost positive they were Kents I had the problem with, but now you have me second guessing myself. I will see if I still have some loose in my bin and check.
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