Hull, 12 gauge is a miscellaneous item in Fallout: New Vegas.


This item is used as a component to create 12 gauge shotgun shells on a reloading bench along with lead, primer, shotshell and powder, pistol.


  • 2 to 4 hulls can be found on the dead body of an enemy that was wielding a hunting shotgun, riot shotgun or a sawed-off shotgun at the time of their death.
  • 25 12 gauge hulls are obtained from a 12 gauge hull box.
  • When you fire a weapon chambered for 12 gauge shotgun rounds, there is a chance you'll get a hull, depending on the type of round.
Name Empty Casing
12 gauge round 40% chance
12 gauge, bean bag 0%
12 gauge, coin shot 10% chance of Denarii or
15% chance of mangled Denarii
left in damaged targets
12 gauge, magnum 25% chance
12 gauge, slug 30% chance