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Posted: 11/18/2003 2:27:28 PM EST
I am thinking of buying a Blackhawk or Eagle assault vest. It will be used mostly for AR mags, but I will occasionally want to carry some 2 3/4" shotshells. I am leaning towards a vest with 6 double rifle mag pouches instead of a rifle/shotgun vest with the intention of using one or two pouches for shotshells. Has anyone else tried this? Does it work well?
Link Posted: 11/18/2003 2:48:08 PM EST
How many shells are you planning on carrying? I have a BHI SAW pouch, that clips to my belt, with the detachable top. Holds 25+ shells.
Link Posted: 11/18/2003 3:44:09 PM EST
20-30
Link Posted: 11/19/2003 3:22:49 AM EST
Link Posted: 11/19/2003 5:59:07 AM EST

Originally Posted By Lightfighter:

Originally Posted By triburst1:
I am leaning towards a vest with 6 double rifle mag pouches instead of a rifle/shotgun vest with the intention of using one or two pouches for shotshells.

You can use a pull out tray for the shells. They are strips of webbing that slip intothe pouch for easy access to your shells. They are a little hard to find as there aren't many companies that make them.




Thanks. Do you have them?
Link Posted: 11/19/2003 6:08:46 AM EST
I use the pull out trays and love them.
Only problem i have had was training with them in a class. I could not reload the trays as fast as everyone eles who just dumped rounds loose in a big pouch. SOE makes them they are pricey but very well made.


NoKArma
Link Posted: 11/19/2003 1:32:44 PM EST
Those do look nice.
Link Posted: 11/20/2003 3:12:58 AM EST
Link Posted: 11/20/2003 6:02:40 PM EST
Thanks Brad. I live in Western KY and have been planning on making a trip in the near future.
Link Posted: 11/21/2003 3:32:39 PM EST
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