Which lenght of shells do you use for waterfowl?

Discussion in 'Duck & Goose Hunting' started by Rebel2, May 30, 2009.

  1. Rebel2

    Rebel2 Well-Known Member

    Dec 16, 2003
    Ozark, MO
  2. knockemdeadd

    knockemdeadd Active Member

    Feb 3, 2007
    Arnold(St Louis)
    :postpadder:

    as if you give two flips:stirpot::pop:


    :rof2::rof2::rof2::rof2::rof2::rof2::rof2::rof2::rof2::rof2::rof2:
     

  3. Rebel2

    Rebel2 Well-Known Member

    Dec 16, 2003
    Ozark, MO
  4. callaojoe

    callaojoe Máistir an pointe hocht.

    Jan 21, 2004
    N/C Missouri
    It says waterfowl, I use 3" on ducks, and 3.5" on geese....:D
     
  5. Rebel2

    Rebel2 Well-Known Member

    Dec 16, 2003
    Ozark, MO
    [rquote=1280778&tid=89612&author=callaojoe]It says waterfowl, I use 3" on ducks, and 3.5" on geese....:D[/rquote]

    Dangit i forgot an option or 3

    :boohoo:
     
  6. callaojoe

    callaojoe Máistir an pointe hocht.

    Jan 21, 2004
    N/C Missouri
    [rquote=1280781&tid=89612&author=Rebel][rquote=1280778&tid=89612&author=callaojoe]It says waterfowl, I use 3" on ducks, and 3.5" on geese....:D[/rquote]

    Dangit i forgot an option or 3

    :boohoo:[/rquote]


    Old timer's disease hit's us all at one time or a nuther....:thinking:
     
  7. Rebel2

    Rebel2 Well-Known Member

    Dec 16, 2003
    Ozark, MO
    [rquote=1280783&tid=89612&author=callaojoe][rquote=1280781&tid=89612&author=Rebel][rquote=1280778&tid=89612&author=callaojoe]It says waterfowl, I use 3" on ducks, and 3.5" on geese....:D[/rquote]

    Dangit i forgot an option or 3

    :boohoo:[/rquote]


    Old timer's disease hit's us all at one time or a nuther....:thinking:[/rquote]

    but.. but my b day isnt until july :whinging:
     
  8. glennasher1

    glennasher1 Well-Known Member

    Sep 16, 2004
    Radcliff, KY
    I leave the ducks alone, they leave me alone, we're all happy with that arrangement.
     
  9. Again, where's the "Whatever Da Reb loads in da gun he brings me" option??? ;)

    3"r's
     
  10. goosekilla

    goosekilla Senior Member

    Dec 9, 2008
    west of STL
    2 3/4 #4's for duck and 3" #2's for geese
     
  11. Longbow26

    Longbow26 New Member

    Feb 5, 2005
    Farmington, MO
    2 3/4 if i cna find it. I hate shooting 3inch shells 1 handed. Lukilly my gun wont take the 3 and halfs.
     
  12. fishshooter

    fishshooter Well-Known Member

    Mar 30, 2007
    Reform
    Always laid em low with 3", figure I save a little money

    Gesse are a different story
     
  13. MOAGGIE

    MOAGGIE New Member

    233
    Sep 27, 2006
    Slater, MO
    3" for duckies...but when it comes to the geese...3 1/2" I like that little extra kick!:claphands:
     
  14. Rebel2

    Rebel2 Well-Known Member

    Dec 16, 2003
    Ozark, MO
    [rquote=1281905&tid=89612&author=fishshooter]Always laid em low with 3", figure I save a little money

    Gesse are a different story [/rquote]

    you save money cuz you never shoot any

    :stirpot:
     
  15. thompson

    thompson Active Member

    Nov 26, 2007
    I shoot whatever I grab in the morning
     
  16. Son_of_Cold_Duck

    Son_of_Cold_Duck 1:8655 idiots right Red?

    Dec 16, 2008
    i\'m skeeered
    good info
    i'm trying to decide whether to buy the pump that shoots 3.5"s or the semi-auto that only shoots up to 3"s