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#6343626 - 06/22/16 06:08 AM Squirrel choke?
Reloder28 Offline
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Registered: 04/17/07
Posts: 310
Loc: Deer Park, Tx
Which choke do you prefer for Squirrel hunting? I like my 12 ga and have been normally using Modified. Seems like last season I wasn't connecting like I have in the past. Was considering an Imp. Mod. next season.
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#6343916 - 06/22/16 11:24 AM Re: Squirrel choke? [Re: Reloder28]
Bear Charge Offline
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Registered: 05/20/11
Posts: 2580
Loc: TX
I like full to get higher up in the trees.
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#6343956 - 06/22/16 12:28 PM Re: Squirrel choke? [Re: Reloder28]
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Registered: 11/25/10
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I choke mine down to a .22.

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#6344123 - 06/22/16 03:39 PM Re: Squirrel choke? [Re: Reloder28]
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Registered: 10/22/07
Posts: 4328
Loc: Surfside Beach, TX
I use full as well. I prefer a 20 gauge though. I use Federal #4 high velocity copper plated shot. It shoots tight patterns and the #4's have a lot more reach than #6's. Plus, the meat isn't loaded up with shot. It only takes one or two pellets to knock those little suckers right out of the tree.
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#6344483 - 06/22/16 09:06 PM Re: Squirrel choke? [Re: Reloder28]
lms Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 11/27/15
Posts: 187
Loc: Blooming Grove TX
Full choke and 6 shot is what I use.

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#6349456 - 06/27/16 02:05 PM Re: Squirrel choke? [Re: Reloder28]
hook_n_line Offline
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Registered: 01/20/12
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full .410 #4


Edited by hook_n_line (06/27/16 02:06 PM)
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#6351381 - 06/29/16 08:23 AM Re: Squirrel choke? [Re: Reloder28]
AndrewOSpencer Offline
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Registered: 12/03/08
Posts: 767
Loc: Bay City, Texas
Modified works well for me. So much better than improved.
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