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This question has been getting on my nerves so here it is....how many bb's/pellets to the head does it take to kill a turkey?

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  • This question has been getting on my nerves so here it is....how many bb's/pellets to the head does it take to kill a turkey?

    This question has been getting on my nerves so here it is....how many bb's/pellets to the head does it take to kill a turkey?

  • #2
    Right in the middle of the head, all it takes is ONE

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    • #3
      1

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      • #4
        Just one in the right place---called a golden pellet.

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        • #5
          Agreed with answer above One!!!

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          • #6
            yup, just one. nothing tough about a turkeys head.

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            • #7
              A buddy of mine is a vet and takes his turkeys into his office for xrays after killing them. After 8 birds he has never found more than 2 pellets in the head.

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              • #8
                As said, just one will kill a turkey. But if you're asking because you want to know how many you would want to see within the head of a target to know your gun is grouping well, maybe 6, 8, something in that ballpark.

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                • #9
                  ONE in the right spot!

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                  • #10
                    ONE in the right spot!

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                    • #11
                      I hate to sound like the lone voice of reason here, but is the question about the number of pellets from a shotgun shell, or from a pellet rifle?

                      Because hunting turkey with a pellet rifle would not only be unethical, it would also be illegal in many states.

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                      • #12
                        I agree--just one. But when you pattern your shotgun, you should be getting a few in the kill zone.

                        P.S. If you're talking about hunting with a pellet gun, I agree with Jeff.

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                        • #13
                          Shot placement yes it all. The right placement means onyly one is needed. Good hunting!

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                          • #14
                            One; more is better.

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                            • #15
                              uno

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