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Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 04-18-2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 462
Posted By Virginian
You can worship at the alter of the O/U all you...

You can worship at the alter of the O/U all you want to, but there is no shooting advantage I have ever encountered. I have only ever had a shooter to my right shooting Trap, which I don't really...
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 04-12-2015, 10:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 153
Posted By Virginian
It's the law enforcement version of the 1200 semi...

It's the law enforcement version of the 1200 semi auto with an inertia action. Since discontinued. Beretta shifted all the inertia actions to the Benelli and Franchi lines. As with all inertia...
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 04-03-2015, 11:15 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 674
Posted By Virginian
What if a deranged pilot flies an Airbus out of...

What if a deranged pilot flies an Airbus out of the sky onto your butt? Which shells are best for an Airbus?
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 04-01-2015, 06:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 674
Posted By Virginian
Want versus get are two different things.

Want versus get are two different things.
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 03-29-2015, 03:23 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 674
Posted By Virginian
Yes. Life is too short to shoot an ugly gun.

Yes. Life is too short to shoot an ugly gun.
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 03-05-2015, 09:54 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,816
Posted By Virginian
Are you sure you don't have the plastic magazine...

Are you sure you don't have the plastic magazine follower or a plastic recoil pad or buttplate?
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 03-05-2015, 07:26 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 685
Posted By Virginian
The Remington 1100s being built today are almost...

The Remington 1100s being built today are almost identical to the ones built 52 years ago, and the 1187s are identical, except for the stock and metal finishes. On 1100s, the detent location for the...
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 03-04-2015, 11:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 685
Posted By Virginian
Do you REALLY think you are going to get anything...

Do you REALLY think you are going to get anything approaching an unbiased opinion? :) Well, with your budget you can take your pick. Thank heavens there is one person not looking for a cheap pump...
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 03-01-2015, 01:05 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,327
Posted By Virginian
Stoke that Benelli up with some heavy loads and...

Stoke that Benelli up with some heavy loads and unless it has the two piece recoil absorbing stock it will wake you up and then some. You will generally see very few Benelli semi autos on the clays...
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 02-24-2015, 10:50 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,327
Posted By Virginian
I have since seen a few other 11-87 20 gauges...

I have since seen a few other 11-87 20 gauges with the skeletonized action sleeve. All of them are running fine. Small comfort I know.
I have owned and shot all different kinds of actions. Last...
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 02-24-2015, 12:24 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,327
Posted By Virginian
An 11-87 is 99.9% 1100. It has the same action...

An 11-87 is 99.9% 1100. It has the same action spring, same bolt, same action bars and sleeve as a standard 1100. Only thing different is the larger gas ports and the gas bypass system. In order...
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 02-23-2015, 12:52 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,327
Posted By Virginian
Yes, the owner's manual is wrong for 11-87 20...

Yes, the owner's manual is wrong for 11-87 20 gauges. You should remove it for heavy loads. I would only put it in if I was having issues with light loads. You can usually get an O ring at any...
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 02-22-2015, 09:15 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,327
Posted By Virginian
I have never seen an 1100 or 11-87 that needed or...

I have never seen an 1100 or 11-87 that needed or benefited from any break in in 52 years. I dare say I have seen more than whoever is answering the phone at Remington. The preservative they use on...
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 02-19-2015, 07:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 901
Posted By Virginian
Gee thanks guys, I just blew coffee all over my...

Gee thanks guys, I just blew coffee all over my keyboard. That was a hoot.
Firearms Forum: Training & Safety 02-19-2015, 01:33 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,215
Posted By Virginian
Stuff happens. You have to live with it. I...

Stuff happens. You have to live with it. I would have yelled "Cease Fire" as loud as I could and have stepped up to the young lady and elevated the gun so it wasn't pointed at the guy next to me's...
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 02-19-2015, 06:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 462
Posted By Virginian
A GOOD repeater is better than a cheap O/U. You...

A GOOD repeater is better than a cheap O/U. You do not need an O/U to shoot clays. They are more popular with the hard core because a) you don't have to pick up empties, and B) they are the...
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 02-18-2015, 01:39 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,327
Posted By Virginian
The 11-87 likely has a barrel date code on the...

The 11-87 likely has a barrel date code on the left side just in front of the receiver. But, if it looks good it probably is good.
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 02-16-2015, 10:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 228
Posted By Virginian
I had a '74 Wingmaster Magnum, bought brand new...

I had a '74 Wingmaster Magnum, bought brand new for $150, that I shot better than any other gun I have ever owned. I sold it in the early '80s in a blinding flash of stupidity. Six tries later I...
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 02-10-2015, 10:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 290
Posted By Virginian
Sorry to be cynical, but I can't think of...

Sorry to be cynical, but I can't think of anything easier than shooting a bird on the ground with a shotgun. The actual shooting is the easiest part of turkey hunting. And, you are shooting it like...
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 02-08-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 497
Posted By Virginian
Yep. What do you have to do to be judged...

Yep. What do you have to do to be judged mentally incompetent to have a gun?
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 02-07-2015, 11:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 497
Posted By Virginian
You do not need a felony conviction to lose your...

You do not need a felony conviction to lose your guns and gun rights. All you need is to be accused of domestic violence. Don't even have the be convicted. All in the name of Women's Rights don't...
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 02-04-2015, 02:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 385
Posted By Virginian
It won't. But the powder residue and gunk from...

It won't. But the powder residue and gunk from the wad had better get cleaned out good or one can screw up the threads trying to screw in another tube. Lots of guys shoot clays with the threads. ...
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 02-04-2015, 12:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 385
Posted By Virginian
Most rifled slugs will give the best accuracy...

Most rifled slugs will give the best accuracy with either an IC or a modified choke. You can shoot them thru anything from Cyl to Full, but the results at both ends of the spectrum usually go...
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 02-02-2015, 02:21 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,816
Posted By Virginian
It's hardened tree sap. Considering how well I...

It's hardened tree sap. Considering how well I am holding up after only 66 years I can't fault it at all. :)
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 02-01-2015, 09:35 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,816
Posted By Virginian
No. Since synthetic rubber is technically...

No. Since synthetic rubber is technically plastic. Even Gutta-percha is technically a naturally occurring latex (plastic).
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