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    Steel Shot

    I have a 1940 model Eastern Arms 16 gauge single shot with a modified choke, can I use steel shot.

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    I wouldn't. I only use steel shot in modern firearms and only when required.
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    I dont know why you would want to use Steel unless you have too. I am a Bird hunter and only use steel on duck. Steel just doesn't kill like lead does.
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