About Fed and GC and cleanliness....can't say that I have noticed a difference.
Durability.....I surely get more than four reloads from GC and Fed hulls...easily 8 to 10. I do, however, prefer the STS/Nitro hulls.
I am loading for 16 yard singles and using one ounce of shot at 1200-1250 fps.
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