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Federal Force X2 Shorty Personal Defense Shotshell: First Look

The Federal Force X2 Shorty personal defense shotshell measures just 1 3/4 inches, but its 00 segmenting buckshot splits in two equal pieces on impact delivering twice the wounding capability. Here's a first look.

Federal Force X2 Shorty Personal Defense Shotshell: First Look

(Photo Courtesy of Federal)

Federal has combined the power of two of our newest technologies to create a shotshell option that changes the nature of self-defense. Force X2 Shorty shells measure just 1 ¾ inches but hold a payload of six 00 segmenting buckshot engineered to split into two equal pieces on impact. When used with firearms designed to cycle sub-length shotshells like the Mossberg 590S, the loads offer much higher magazine capacities with up to twice the wound channels over standard buckshot loads.

Features & Benefits

  • 12-gauge 1 ¾-inch six-pellet segmenting buckshot
  • FX2 copper-plated buckshot pellets designed to split in half on impact 
  • Manageable recoil
  • Double the wound channels
  • Less collateral damage risk from over-penetration 

Part No.: PD129FX2 00
Description: 12GA 1 3/4IN FX2 00 Buckshot Shorty
UPC: 6-04544-68028-7
MSRP: $28.99

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