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Aguila shot shells #8352360 08/15/21 04:48 PM
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Academy has Aguila in standard and high velocity for dove/quail. I’m familiar with the Aguila brand in rim and center fire. Just never shot their shotgun ammo.

Anyone ever use these?? 69 a case for the standard which in today’s time is very affordable.


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I used them at fossil ridge a couple weeks ago and couldn’t see any difference

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I bought some high velocity can’t wait to let er rip


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Quick google check shows trapshooters and shotgunworld threads that have common themes…Aguila shot shells shoot reliably…but very dirty.

Overall, not bad for their price point…

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I got mine for 11.99 a box at Academy


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Academy is not so cheap anymore ...smh

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I was in Academy today. Remington Heavy Dove Load were $89.99 a case. $20 too high but I guess that is cheap in Today's World.


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Originally Posted by bobcat1
I was in Academy today. Remington Heavy Dove Load were $89.99 a case. $20 too high but I guess that is cheap in Today's World.


We should be thankful that Remmy products are even on a shelf right now...was not too long ago that they were on the fast track to being yet another failed company...

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I have never used Augila shells, I've been using Monarch Wing and Clay, Winchester Super X and Remington Heavy dove... i like the monarch alot better, 1300FPS velocity as where most other dove loads around 1200 or 1250.
One evening the dove were flying high and darting, i shot 2, but had to pull the heads off of them.. the next evening i used the Monarch, same deal flying high and darting around, either my lead got better or the Monarch shells put them down harder.
https://www.academy.com/shop/pdp/mo...ls?sku=2-75-20-gauge--8-shot-type-7-8-oz


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I have shot a few boxes, I would say they are equal to Rio, reliable but dirty.
If you can get monarch high brass, buy it!


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They will kill the wiley dove.


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Shot some last year in s Texas, burns ok but very dirty. Win AA,s burn cleaner, more
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