Video: Custom .70 Caliber “Turbine” Shotgun Slug Meets Ballistic Gel


The last time YouTube’s Taofledermaus played with these custom .70 caliber “rifled” slugs, they seemed like they could do a bit of damage. This time around, Tao had the aid of some ballistic gel to get a better picture of what this unique-looking slug can do. The aluminum slug was manufactured by Tim Hamilton, a prototype machinist who likes missing around with experimental designs. He designed the turbine-like slugs for Taofledermaus to see if their unique shape might¬†affect accuracy.

For the most part, they don’t. They do,¬†however, produce some impressive looking cavities in the ballistic gel.

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