Personal Defense® Shotshell
Federal Premium® offers a variety of reliable buckshot loads to protect you and your family. Their specialized payloads produce patterns and penetration optimized to meet the unique needs of personal defense situations.
• Copper-plated shot
• Buffering prevents deformation
• Size and weight of No. 4 buckshot and deformation of soft lead dissipate energy as the payload passes through walls, minimizing danger to bystanders
Personal Defense shotshell loads are designed to produce the optimal penetration for home defense situations. Gelatin shot with 12-gauge 2¾-inch 4 Buck, 34 pellets (PD156 4B) with improved cylinder choke at 5 yards.
Personal Defense shotshell loads are designed to produce a 5-inch pattern at 15 feet—the ideal for in-home defense. Target shot with 12-gauge 2¾-inch 4 Buck, 34 pellets (PD156 4B) with improved cylinder choke at 5 yards.
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