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Old 08-09-2013, 09:54 PM   #25
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Originally Posted by lexington View Post
How does changing 1/2D interact with shotguns? Would you make the range at which the pellets are treat as a single mass a flat value?
Not sure I've thought that one through much, honestly. Right now it's 10% of 1/2D, right? That would make it something like 12 yards. At that range, I believe a shot pattern is 6-12" in diameter, which is less than one 00 pellet every 4x4" area, with 2.75" shot. So that seems not right to me, and perhaps a flat "only for a couple of yards" would make more sense.
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