Why you should not use sabot slugs in a smooth bore shotgun

November 1, 2016

Shotgun slugs can be an incredibly effective hunting option, but like any ammunition they must be used with the appropriate firearm. Not all shotguns are created equal, and neither are their slugs. This informative slow motion video illustrates why rifled slugs are used in smooth bore barrels and sabot slugs are reserved for rifled barrels.