|Bullet Weight||1-1/4 oz|
|Bullet Type||#1 Shot|
|Ammo Caliber||12 Gauge|
|Muzzle Velocity (fps)||1400|
|Cost Per Round||55.8¢ per round|
Steel shot is necessary for waterfowl hunting due to laws mandating its use in the aquatic areas where ducks and geese are found. These laws were enacted to protect sensitive wetlands, which are much more vulnerable to lead contamination than upland habitats.
Winchester ammunition has been manufactured since the 19th century and enjoys a superb reputation for quality at a reasonable price.