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Old 08-25-2019, 01:13 PM
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When people talk about penetration, just remember that GEL does not wear 1 to 3 layers of clothing, does not have a layer of skin, fat, muscle...
Also remember that anything you shoot at the predator inside your house will also go through walls and doors, so what or who is on the other side?
#4 or larger shot field loads will do the trick on humans, buckshot and slugs not necessary.
Also remember that the blast and pressure wave from a high powered shotgun round inside a house can be devastating to the shooter and the family: I knew of one person who shot a hi-power slug inside [in a hallway] and it blew out one eardrum and he suffered a detached retina. If it had been an emergency situation and another round was needed, he would not have been able to comply...
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