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* Kinetic 12 Gauge Rounds contain no chemical payload.
* Please note that all 12 Gauge sales are final and thus not eligible for return
* The 12 gauge rounds will not cycle a semi automatic shotgun as they do not contain gunpowder but can be manually cycled and fired through most semi auto shotguns.
Less-Lethal 12 Gauge Round Features:
Custom clamshell and wad to ensure proper barrel alignment when exiting the barrel.
Parting lines, variable wall thickness and sonic welding insures that the projectile is strong yet frangible (applicable to payloads).
Patented Fin-Tailed technology enabling accuracy up to 100 feet.
No gunpowder means discharge is 16 times quieter than standard shotgun round.
The Byrna 12 Gauge Less Lethal Shotgun Round cannot be shipped to the following states:
- All 12 gauge shotguns with a standard cylinder bore and improved cylinder bore choke can fire the Byrna 12 gauge rounds but the following shotguns have been extensively tested:
- Remington 870
- Mossberg 590
- Kel Tec KSG
The Byrna Less-Lethal Shotgun Round registers at 117 decibels… 16 times quieter then a traditional shotgun blast and a similar report to our .68 caliber CO2 launchers. No hearing protection is required when shooting the Byrna 12 gauge rounds.
- The Byrna less lethal 12 gauge round contains no gunpowder and is powered only by a primer.
- The Byrna 12 gauge rounds have almost no perceived recoil.
The Byrna Less Lethal 12 Gauge Round is accurate at up to 100 feet.
As with any firearm, all normal firearm safety precautions should be taken:
- Keep your finger off the trigger until you are ready to fire
- Treat every shotgun as if it is loaded
- Do not point the shotgun at anything you do not intend to shoot- Be aware of your target and what’s behind it before firing
Byrna 12 gauge less lethal ammunition should be kept in a dry area out of weather elements for longer lasting storage.
Most “less-lethal” ammunition on the market is sold as a novelty and has little effect on the target. All less-lethal shotgun ammunition currently used by law enforcement has a much more limited range and limited use types.
Yes! Byrna 12 Gauge Less Lethal rounds are legal in all 50 states. Some states prohibit purchase on ammunition online, please see the details at the top of the page.
There are no expiration dates on the Byrna 12-Gauge Kinetic ammunition. If they are stored at moderate temperatures, and dry conditions, they will function perfectly for a very long time.