Tip: Patterning Your Turkey Gun

Typically when you pattern a turkey gun you shoot at 40 yard—what happens when a gobbler appears out of nowhere close to your blind? Do you know how well your gun patterns at 20, 10 or even fewer yards?

As a turkey hunter you know things don't always go as planed in the woods and sure you can kill a turkey at 30 or 40 yards with a perfectly patterned shotgun. But as Bill Miller demonstrates, at short yardage the same gun and shells can easily hand you a bowl full of tag soup. Watch below as Bill shows you how to properly pattern your gun to ensure you're ready or any longbeard at any distance.
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