Steel shot that is not harmful and has USFWS approval.
Load Information: Steel Status and Benefits manuals
Sizes #F (.220″) through #7 (.100″) are specified (industry tolerances apply)
Packaging: Duck cloth bag with hemmed edges. 10 pounds each unit
Density: 7.85 grams per cubic centimeter approximately
7 Steel Shots
Use shotgun pellets and a number seven shot for medium-sized game birds like grouse, partridge, quail, and snipe.
Veterans frequently refer to bullets with a caliber of 7 to 7.5 as “dove shots,” so called for its propensity to kill creatures about the size of a huge dove. Although steel shot is generally less effective than lead shot, it does let you hunt in places where lead is not allowed.
One “non-toxic” weapon is steel shot.
Chad J. Scales –
The shot was purchased to fill my panel beater bag. Future purchases will be to fill my planishing hammer stand to reduce the noise. Well packaged. 10lbs Shot contained in heavy duty light-weight canvas bag.
James K. Olsen –
Excellent product! Loads easily and shoots great in 2-3/4 and 3in shells. Very effective on geese and coyotes.