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Old 06-02-2020, 09:07 PM   #4
DouglasCole
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Default Re: 8G vs 10G slug damage

8-bore solid conical slub with 1257grains (81g) at 1500fps is about 8d.

Common 10g loads these days seem to be about 50 grams at 1280fps. that's about 5d+1 or so.

The 8-bore slugs seem to have been designed to kill large African game, or possibly T-Rex.
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