The 12-Gauge Buckshot is a type of firearm Ammunition.
The 12-Gauge Buckshot is a shotgun shell. Unlike the Slug, Buckshot cartridges consist of multiple medium diameter pellets.
When fired from a shotgun, shot pellets follow a spread pattern that grows in size as the range increases. This makes the cartridge very effective in close-quarter engagements, but ineffective at longer ranges.
12-Gauge Buckshot cartridges are used by the following firearms: