Originally Posted by hq357
The reason i ask is because me and my stepdad keep our guns in the same safe so we share guns , we have a shotgun already but no sks i do not yet own a shotgun of my own but i want one because of the versatility and different uses but i also want an sks because the sks is increasing in price and they are becoming harder to find and its the only semi auto military rifle thats under 800$ that i know of so wich should i buy first? Sks or shotgun?
Seems like you already know the right answer.
Get the SKS because they won't get more plentiful or a whole lot cheaper. You can get a used shotgun later for not much more than they go for now.