What are Foster slugs?
A ‘Foster slug, invented by Karl M. Foster in 1931, and patented in 1947 (U.S. Patent 2,414,863) is a type of shotgun slug designed to be fired through a smoothbore shotgun barrel, even though it commonly labeled as a “rifled” slug. A rifled slug is for smooth bores and a sabot slug is for rifled barrels.
Can you use slugs in a smoothbore shotgun?
Yes. The fact it’s a smoothbore shotgun won’t hinder the slug at all. In fact, some slugs are designed to be shot from smooth bore shotguns.
Can Remington 870 shoot slugs?
You can shoot slugs through modified and full chokes, you just don’t get the best accuracy. Rifled slugs are designed to shoot through choked barrels. Do not try to shoot slugs through an extra full turkey choke, as they are too tight.
What does Metal Slug mean?
Do you like this video? Metal Slug ( メタルスラッグ) is a series of run and gun video games first released on Neo Geo arcade machines and game consoles originally created by Nazca and later by SNK.
What kind of game is Metal Slug 7?
Metal Slug 7 (メタルスラッグ 7) is a run and gun video game by SNK Playmore for the Nintendo DS in the Metal Slug series. It was announced in the September 2007 issue of Famitsu and marks the first game in the main series that was released directly on consoles without an arcade version.
What happened to Metal Slug 5?
The fifth moved to the motif of modern guerrilla warfare, leaving only traces of the series signature quirky humor and paranormal enemies (except for the final boss). Metal Slug 6 returned to the plot of the first three installments, bringing back Morden’s Rebel Army and the Mars People.
Why is Metal Slug so popular internationally?
SNK staff state that Metal Slug is one of their best international hits, the other being The King of Fighters series , and they are always willing to expand the series. Special Illustration by TONKO for the SNK Brand 40th Anniversary.