Kent Cartridge Introduces New Shotshell Loads at SHOT Show

Kent Cartridge at SHOT Show

Kent® Cartridge Introduces Several New Additions to
Their Extensive Shotshell Line for 2018

( – Kent® Cartridge will introduce a host of new products for 2018 at the SHOT Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, January 23-26. Visit Booth #15328 for more information.

In 2018 Kent Cartridge is adding five shotshell loads to their clay target line including the Elite Target, Elite Pro Target, Elite Steel Target, Elite Bio-Fiber and Elite Low Recoil/Training shotshells. Several new Bismuth Non-Toxic loads will be offered for both waterfowl and upland hunting. Rounding out the Kent shotshell line are three new dove loads; First Dove, Steel Dove and Diamond Dove.

Kent Cartridge Shotshell Loads

Key features of the new loads include:

Elite Pro Target and Elite Target

  • Loaded with Premium Components for Competition Level Consistency
  • Specific Loads Available for Trap, Skeet and Sporting Clays
  • Features Proprietary Diamond Shot® for Unmatched Uniformity
  • Available in 12 and 20 Gauge

Elite Steel Target

  • Precision Steel® Delivers High Performance on Clay Targets
  • Available in 12 and 20 Gauge

Elite Low Recoil/Training

  • Ideal for New or Recoil Sensitive Shooters
  • Features Proprietary Diamond Shot for Unmatched Uniformity
  • Same Velocity as Standard Target Loads

Elite Bio-Fiber

  • Environmentally Friendly Wad System
  • Available in Diamond Shot, Bismuth and Precision Steel

Bismuth High Performance Non-Toxic Waterfowl

  • 24% Greater Density than Steel
  • Soft as Lead for Greater Knockdown Power
  • Now available in larger 3, 2, and BB shot sizes.
  • Available in 12 and 20 Gauge in 25 Round Boxes

Bismuth High Performance Non-Toxic Upland

  • Proprietary Pellet Design for Maximum Uniformity
  • Available in 12, 16, 20 and 28 Gauge

First Dove

  • Value Minded Performance Ideal for High Volume Shooting
  • Clean Burning
  • Quality Reliable Components used in Production
  • Available in 12 and 20 Gauge

Steel Dove

  • Velocities up to 1400 fps for Optimal Performance
  • Featuring #6 Precision Steel for Increased Knockdown Power
  • Only Steel Load Specifically Designed for Doves
  • Available in 12 and 20 Gauge

Diamond Dove

  • Heavier Payloads and Higher Velocities for Greater Knockdown Power
  • Proprietary Diamond Shot
  • Premium Components
  • Ideal for Fast, High Flying Birds
  • Available in 12 and 20 Gauge

Founded in 1997, Kent® Cartridge produces a line of high-quality shotshells for hunters and competitive shooters, including Bismuth Non-Toxic, Silversteel®, Tealsteel®, Fasteel®, Elite Target, Diamond Dove, Steel Dove, First Dove, Fast Lead®, Ultimate® Turkey, ProTrial® Field Blanks, Tungsten Matrix®, and Elite Bio-Fiber.

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