Shotshell

Premium® Personal Defense®

Federal Premium® offers a variety of reliable buckshot loads, including those built around 410 handguns, to protect you and your family. Their specialized payloads produce patterns and penetration optimized to meet the unique needs of personal defense situations.

Personal Defense® 410 Handgun

The .410 handgun has emerged as a popular option for personal defense, and Federal Premium® offers a variety of loads for these specialized firearms. A customized hull design, optimal brass thickness and fine-tuned payloads make these perfect for .410 handguns.

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PD412JGE 000

Personal Defense4102 1/2 / 64850-4 Pellets - 000 Buck

PD412JGE 4

Personal Defense4102 1/2 / 649507/16 / 12.414

PD413JGE 000

Personal Defense4103 / 76775-5 Pellets - 000 Buck
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Personal Defense® Shotshell

Federal Premium® offers a variety of reliable buckshot loads to protect you and your family. Their specialized payloads produce patterns and penetration optimized to meet the unique needs of personal defense situations.

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PD156 4B

Personal Defense122 3/4 / 701100-34 Pellets - 4 Buck

PD256 4B

Personal Defense202 3/4 / 701100-24 Pellets - 4 Buck
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Personal Defense® Shotshell with FLITECONTROL® Wad

Federal Premium® buckshot loads featuring the rear-braking FLITECONTROL® wad provide superior protection to you and your family. Their specialized payloads produce patterns and penetration optimized to meet the unique needs of personal defense situations.

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PD132 00

Personal Defense122 3/4 / 701145-9 Pellets - 00 Buck
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Premium Shotshell Technologies

When it comes to shotshell ammunition, Federal Premium leads--the rest simply follow. Our technologies have shaped the industry and we continue to redefine shotshell performance.

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