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Mountain Zebra Skin. Credit: USFWS

Publications & ID Notes

SHOT PELLETS

LEAD SHOT

STEEL SHOT

Eley Tungsten-Poly

BISMUTH-TIN SHOT

TUNGSTEN IRON SHOT

TIN SHOT

CUBIC LEAD

ZINC SHOT

TUNGSTEN-MATRIX SHOT

WHOLE PELLETS

SURFACE TEXTURES

 

 

 

 

 

 

TIN SHOT

Black Tin Shot

White Tin Shot

TIN SHOT was developed by the International Tin Research Institute. The tin shot featured here is marketed by Gamebore Cartridge Company Ltd., of Hull, England. Although tin shot is not currently approved for U.S. waterfowl hunting, an application for nontoxic status is being reviewed by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.

Shot Pellet
See Full Size Shot Pellet

Texture
See Full Size Tin Shot Texture

Composition
See Full Size Tin Shot Composition

Disclaimer: The name brand shells used to exemplify shot types in this presentation were, unless otherwise noted, randomly selected for graphic purposes. Their presence is not intended to infer product endorsement or non-endorsement.

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