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  •  Humans have bigger veins (none)
    ... than the smaller beasties that Cheney was supposed to be shooting at.

    I think there was a diary here yesterday by a surgeon who described a foot amputation due to a shotgun injury where the pellet migrated down to the foot and clogged up the system there.

    The #7-1/2 pellets in a 28 gauge chell are 1/10" or  2.41mm That's pretty tiny, and if they were too small, they wouldn't be able to penetrate deeply.

     

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