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chokes

A condition in which a person has pain in the middle of the chest, a dry irritating cough, and a sense of suffocation as a result of the pooling of nitrogen bubbles in the lungs. Nitrogen is escaping from the body and blood tissues because of the effects of reduced atmospheric pressure.
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Tea was in progress when Mimi suddenly started up with a look of fright on her face; at the same moment, the men became cognisant of a thick smoke which began to spread through the room--a smoke which made those who experienced it gasp and choke.
Twist it, an' you'll choke 'm plentee," said Manuel, and the stranger grunted a ready affirmative.
From a hunter's viewpoint, maybe the most valuable concept of choke is the approximate distance at which all chokes "should" place 70 percent of their shot charge in a 30" circle:
Five patterns were shot through both chokes from a rest.
If the bird is coming straight on and you get all of the string into the target, full chokes can deriver devastating loads.
It wasn't always so, and there are still millions of fine shotguns in circulation that lack pattern flexibility because of their fixed chokes.
Chokes have evolved into a very uniform and effective part of the smoothbore delivery system.
But many shooters seem unable to accept that not every size of extra-hard lead shot patterns well in Full or extra-Full chokes.
Designed specifically to work in conjunction with Federal's Prairie Storm and its unique FLITECONTROL wad, Early Season chokes guarantee that you'll have a perfect pattern at rooster-flushing distances.
I turned to friend Scott Butz of Reel Wings to put me on the northern-bound migrators in order to field test some new chokes and loads from Hevi-Shot.
Also available is a 12-gauge Realtree APG M3000 with pistol grip, 24-inch barrel, IC, M and XFT chokes, and red bar sights.
Choke tube manufacturers who understand the difference in building chokes for general use, and choking specifically for a given load itself, now offer Black Cloud specialty chokes.