Glad someone remembers my avatar, if not my name. TSS is crazy good, but has gotten quite expensive. I mostly shoot HW13 from Buck's Run nowadays, saving my precious hoard of TSS for special occasions. A mild 1oz load of HW13 6's is devastating on ducks to 50 yards (and a bit beyond), while still giving nice, wide patterns closer up. Here are a few sample patterns: Sorry, I don't have any recipes for SAM1 wads, but just about any Hevi-Shot data can be used.