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Author Topic: Remington nitro turkey  (Read 672 times)

Offline 7600

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Remington nitro turkey
« on: May 24, 2023, 05:25:55 PM »
Have any of you guys ever used remington nitro turkey  ammo, 12 gauge 3 inch 15/8 ounce? If you have, what was your opinion,

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Re: Remington nitro turkey
« Reply #1 on: May 24, 2023, 06:46:34 PM »
Shoots good out of my Remington's, I prefer the #6's over the 5's myself, and to me they are a 30 yard load. jmo.

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Offline BandedSpur

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Re: Remington nitro turkey
« Reply #2 on: May 25, 2023, 06:53:46 AM »
No way am I limiting myself to 30 yd loads with a 12 ga. Having said that, I have a beautiful turkey on the wall that I killed with a 3" Rem Nitro 1&5/8 load of 6s way back in the day before we had the options we have now. Killed him at 22 steps IIRC.

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Re: Remington nitro turkey
« Reply #3 on: May 25, 2023, 07:18:22 AM »
I just gave away a box of 5's I had had for years because they were the only option at the time but my gun hated them. I shot 6's. I only shoot out to 40 max and try to keep it to 30 and under and would even if I were using TSS By the way my gun did shoot the 6's rather well but just does not like 5's from any manufacture.
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Offline mikejd

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Re: Remington nitro turkey
« Reply #4 on: May 25, 2023, 07:31:44 PM »
These are garbage. I would rather throw rocks then shoot rem nitrous. They pattern lousy and they kill even worse.

Offline RiverBuck

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Re: Remington nitro turkey
« Reply #5 on: May 25, 2023, 09:40:24 PM »
I call them, Remington Nitro Crow.

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Re: Remington nitro turkey
« Reply #6 on: January 15, 2024, 12:33:18 PM »
good squirrel ammo
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Re: Remington nitro turkey
« Reply #7 on: January 15, 2024, 02:34:28 PM »
6's pattern well out of my 870, but they are 30 to 35 yard rounds as earlier stated.

Offline timberjack86

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Re: Remington nitro turkey
« Reply #8 on: February 11, 2024, 07:50:34 AM »
Killed a bunch with the 3" #5s over the years. Like anything else gotta find the gun and choke that likes them. My 835 and undertaker choke love them!

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Re: Remington nitro turkey
« Reply #9 on: February 13, 2024, 04:52:45 AM »
Nearer the bottom of the barrel most times imo