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Posted: 5/20/2005 5:16:08 PM EDT
I found some WOLF brand 2 3/4" shot shells with 1 oz rifled slugs for $0.44/shell, delivered to my door. It was $110/250 shells.

Is this a good product? I've never used any WOLF ammo before (Russian?)

Is this a good price for the product? Does anyone have a better price?

Is there a better VALUE out there - better product, albeit at a higher price?
Link Posted: 5/20/2005 5:28:02 PM EDT
I found Brennkee at Dicks Sporting goods for $1.50 a box for slugs and $2.00 for OO Buck.

Best deal I have found so far.

Link Posted: 5/20/2005 5:29:47 PM EDT
I anm shooting an HK Fabarms FP 6 that doesn't really care for Remmington reduced or managed recoil slugs, I have been shooting Wolf Slugs and getting 5" groups at 50 yds with no cycling problems. I must admit however, this is the only wolf ammunition I will use. The rifle and pistol remain sacrosanct, no Wolf.
Link Posted: 5/20/2005 7:49:58 PM EDT
Do you consider 5" groups at 50 yards good accuracy? Does other ammo do better or worse?

Is the price a good price?
Link Posted: 5/20/2005 9:10:22 PM EDT
I shoot 1 oz. Winchester slugs from Wally World. It's something like $7.50/15 slugs.
Link Posted: 5/21/2005 3:36:48 AM EDT
Link Posted: 5/23/2005 11:33:22 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 5/23/2005 11:33:44 PM EDT by Mike_Mills]
Well, guys, I ordered the Wolf ammo from MidwayUSA. They will be here Thursday. I'll let you know how they perform. That AMMOMAN deal sounds pretty good, too. For $9 more I would have definitely purchased the US-made ammo from WW, if I'd known about it sooner.
Link Posted: 5/24/2005 7:21:17 AM EDT

Originally Posted By CC1:
I shoot 1 oz. Winchester slugs from Wally World. It's something like $7.50/15 slugs.

I was in my local Wally World on Sunday and they had a ton of these Winchester slugs in the 15 round boxes on clearance for $2.00/box! I bought a few.
Link Posted: 5/24/2005 9:51:33 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 5/24/2005 9:51:58 AM EDT by Mike_Mills]
Believe it or not, there are no Walmarts anywhere near where I live. Does "WW" refer to Wally World (Walmart) or Winchester-Western?
Link Posted: 5/24/2005 3:01:46 PM EDT
Link Posted: 5/24/2005 3:34:22 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 5/24/2005 3:35:18 PM EDT by Dawg180]
I have used the Wolf slugs, they seem to be pretty accurate. Out of 5 shots in a "string" my first one was a flyer (shot too high), three of them overlapped and the fourth was about 1.5" away from the group of three. this was at 25 yards with a bead sight, so I consider that pretty decent.

5" at 50 yards sounds like a good grouping to me.
Link Posted: 5/24/2005 3:34:25 PM EDT
I don't know why anyone likes slugs.....get a rifle
Link Posted: 5/24/2005 3:36:06 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 5/24/2005 3:40:49 PM EDT by Dawg180]

Originally Posted By g-shooter:
I don't know why anyone likes slugs.....get a rifle

Because some of us don't live in states where you can hunt with centerfire weapons.

Some ranges (such as my local one) don't let you fire shot on a paper target at 25 yards. The only way to function test your gun while at a rifle station is to use slugs.

They will blow a lock to pieces unlike a rifle (see the box o' truth vs. locks)

They allow you to use a shotgun as an imprompotu rifle simply by changing ammo types

They give a good kick which is fun
Link Posted: 5/24/2005 8:23:05 PM EDT
The Wolf slugs are quality shells made in Germany. I was skeptical until a friend gave me a few boxes to try. They are now the Slug of choise for one of my 870's.

You will often have to try a variety of slugs in your SGN to find what shoots the best in YOUR gun though.

I have 4 Shotguns and one is zeroed with Wolf, one with Rottweil Brenneke short magnum, and two with Rem Low Recoil, becuase thats what MY guns shoot the best with.
Link Posted: 5/24/2005 8:58:00 PM EDT

Originally Posted By Dawg180:

They give a good kick which is fun

I totlally agree. My shotgun is bitchin'. It's my new "favorite toy".

I have rifles. I LOVE rifles.

I have handguns. I LOVE rifles.
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