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Old Steel Shot Steel #7982380 09/21/20 03:55 PM
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I was in the garage and found a old blind bag full of various shot size steel shot shells all goose size from the 80's, I don't shoot geese anymore besides I would worry about these shells not going boom.
Is there a place I can take these to be safely disposed of?
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Re: Old Steel Shot Steel [Re: RayB] #7983078 09/22/20 12:03 AM
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If truly from the 1980s a shotshell collector might want them. Steel shot was not required in Texas until the early 1980s. Those steel remington nitro mags where my first go to non tox shell the year the year after they started building Ray Roberts. All of those first steel shells were hard on shotgun barrels though.

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Well if collector wants them they are on my front porch, free to anyone, there are some corroded ones in the bottom of the bag. PM for the address, I am in New Braunfels


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If you need to get rid of them, take them to your local sheriff's office or police station. They will dispose of them for you.

Re: Old Steel Shot Steel [Re: RayB] #7983288 09/22/20 02:16 AM
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Throw them in the damn dumpster

Re: Old Steel Shot Steel [Re: RayB] #7983425 09/22/20 11:04 AM
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We stopped taking them. We suggest soaking for a few days in a bucket of water and then just trash them.

Re: Old Steel Shot Steel [Re: RayB] #7983513 09/22/20 12:46 PM
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Going in the bucket today
Thanks for the replies


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