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Posted in thread: Hi from CA! on 06-23-2011 at 08:55 AM
Smurfette,Welcome to the FTF! Great place to be and learn. There are years of experience here
to learn from. Glad to have you aboard young lady!Hope you enjoy the Forum and your new love
for the shoot...
Posted in thread: My first shotgun questions on 06-20-2011 at 12:08 AM
Birdshot refers to the size of the pellets in the shotshell, not the power of the shell. A
light field load or trap load would be among the lighter power rounds- and they are usually
loaded with fine ...
Posted in thread: Benelli Nova vs. Super Nova vs. 870 on 06-19-2011 at 09:42 AM
I always wonder why a 3.5" is needed. I love my old Mossberg 500. 3" always works. My Older
Charles Daly (made in Turkey) was always finicky until I figured it out. Great auto gun. My 500
is all anodi...
Posted in thread: My first shotgun questions on 06-19-2011 at 09:04 AM
Gratz and I hope you enjoy many long years of shooting.I need to wait for 11 days to enjoy it..
>.< and... are the birdshots the lightest?
Posted in thread: My first shotgun questions on 06-19-2011 at 08:36 AM
I just bought the Benelli Nova Field with 28" barrel LOL it comes with two choke tubes, but I
didn't look at them cuz they didn't let me take a look.. and I didn't ask. I will wait. but 11
days @.@ I'...
Posted in thread: My first shotgun questions on 06-19-2011 at 08:35 AM
You might keep an eye on armslist.com for used guns. I looked at Kali, and it didn't seem
nearly as busy as KS is, but there are some shotguns listed.I don't feel comfy buying used guns
cuz i'm not fa...
Posted in thread: Benelli Nova vs. Super Nova vs. 870 on 06-18-2011 at 10:29 PM
My first gun was a Benelli Nova and it has never failed me. it's a light, versatile gun. It's
comfortable to shoot and a lot of fun. My dad has an 870 that I use a lot also and it is
heavier but still...
Posted in thread: My first shotgun questions on 06-18-2011 at 09:13 PM
The difference between 12 and 20 ga is over rated. A good shooter is not handicapped by the
smaller shot load in a 20 gauge shell. Getting that gun up in the right place, looking
correctly down the ba...
Posted in thread: Hi from CA! on 06-18-2011 at 09:09 PM
Maybe so, but some of us are still on the OEM/factory issued heart.OEM/factory can be young lol
depends how many mileage on the car hahawelcome to the forum from northern california....always
like to ...
Posted in thread: My first shotgun questions on 06-18-2011 at 01:01 PM
Choke is constriction at the end of the barrel or in the choke tube if you will. The amount of
constriction determines how much the shot charge spreads or don't spread. A shotgun that takes