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Federal’s HEAVYWEIGHT TSS Turkey Loads Named Best of the Best

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Federal’s HEAVYWEIGHT TSS Turkey Loads Named Best of the Best

ANOKA, Minnesota –– Federal Ammunition is proud to announce its Premium HEAVYWEIGHT TSS turkey loads have been honored by Field & Stream as a 2018 Best of the Best product. This honor is featured in the December/January issue of the magazine, now available on newsstands. “We know the editors of Field & Stream rigorously test hundreds of new products each year, yet only a handful are selected as the Best of the Best,” said Federal Shotshell Director Rick Stoeckel. “This honor proves the effectiveness of the ammunition itself and is a testament to the hard work our dedicated engineers and...

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Federal Premium Heavyweight TSS Reduced Velocity 20 Gauge Loads

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Federal Premium Heavyweight TSS Reduced Velocity 20 Gauge Loads

There have been several questions about the Federal Premium lower velocity 20 gauge loads with #9  HEAVYWEIGHT TSS shot, so I went directly to the source to ask."For the initial year of offering TSS, we decided to roll out a lower-recoil 20-gauge option with 1 ½ ounces of 9 shot pushed at 1,000 fps. We felt we needed to get the whole family of loads an option for lower-recoil for recoil-sensitive hunters. So we chose that No. 9 20-ga load, thinking recoil-sensitive hunters would select 20-gauge and want a higher pellet count. If consumer feedback and demand ask us for...

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Federal Heavyweight TSS

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Federal Heavyweight TSS

With the introduction of Heavyweight TSS (Tungsten Super Shot) to their turkey loads for 2018, Federal has made a very bold move. No other major shotshell company has ventured into this territory, which has been largely dominated by a relatively small group of hand loaders. You can read about TSS in many places but the features that are most meaningful to the turkey hunter are the weight of the shot, 18 gr/cc, and  the fact that it's harder than steel. Federal will load Heavyweight TSS exclusively in it's premium turkey shells in 2018 and  will no longer load it's 15...

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