Black Cloud®

Never before has a steel product been so lethal. Its famous FLITESTOPPER® pellets and the revolutionary FLITECONTROL FLEX™ wad team up for more hits on target.

The Storm Continues

If you're a die-hard duck hunter, you know about Black Cloud® and the devastating performance it's had on ducks and geese. Redesigned Black Cloud provides more devastating wound channels and fewer lost birds. With three different offerings, this versatile family of products delivers different benefits for different types of hunters.

Black Cloud FS Steel

Black Cloud® FS Steel®

Targeted for the everyday, die-hard duck or goose hunter. Available in BBB, BB, #2, #3, or #4s. There's a shot size for all waterfowl hunters.

Black Cloud FS Steel Close Range

Black Cloud® FS Steel® Close Range

For the close range demands of decoying waterfowl or flooded timber hunters. Available in #2, #3, or #4.

Black Cloud FS Steel High Velocity

Black Cloud® FS Steel® High Velocity

With a muzzle velocity of 1635 fps, Black Cloud High Velocity is made for duck hunters who need faster speeds and shorter leads in BB, #2, #3, or #4.

The Technology Behind Black Cloud®

When we introduced Black Cloud, we changed waterfowl hunting forever. Never before has a steel product been so lethal.

FS Steel creates a massive wound cavity visible in ballistic gelatin, along with amazing shot construction featuring a cutting edge that devastates on impact.


Standard Steel Shot
Standard Steel Shot

25-Yard Comparison—Close Range Versus Standard Black Cloud

Close Range PWBD142
Close Range PWBXD142 3

Standard Black Cloud PWB142
Standard Black Cloud PWBX142 3