Federal recently introduced its newest line of shotgun ammunition, Shorty Shotshells. Designed to deliver similar full-sized performance without the length of standard shells, Federal Shorty Shoshells measure just 1 3/4 inches overall.
At just 1 3/4 inches long, the 12-gauge shells offer similar patterns, energy and accuracy as full-size loads. The Shorty Shotshells come in 8 shot, 4 buck and rifled slugs, delivering tremendous versatility for those considering the shotshells for self-defense. With a shorter overall length, that’s more shells, and with it more firepower, shooters can stuff into the magazine tube with this short, powerful shotshells.
Federal Shorty Shotshells Features
- 12-gauge 1 ¾-inch shells
- Similar overall performance to full-size counterparts
- Available in 8 shot, No. 4 buck and rifled slug loads
Description / MSRP
- 1,200 fps, Shorty 12 gauge 1 ¾-inch 4 buck, 10-count / $11.95
- 1,200 fps, Shorty 12 gauge 1 ¾-inch rifled slug, 10-count / $11.95
- 1,145 fps, Shorty 12 gauge 1 ¾-inch No. 8 shot, 10-count / $5.95
For more information on Federal ammunition, visit federalpremium.com.
Federal Shorty Shotshells Specifications
- Gauge: 12
- Type: Lead Buckshot, Slug
- Muzzle Velocity: 1,200 fps, (1,145 for 8 Shot)
- Shot Size: 4 Buck, 8 Shot, or Rifled Hollow Point Slug
- Payload Weight Ounces: 15/16; Slug Weight: 438 grains
- Payload Pellets: 1 3/4 inches
- Density: 11 g/cc
- Package Quantity: 10