The Firing Line Forums

Go Back   The Firing Line Forums > The Hide > The Dave McCracken Memorial Shotgun Forum

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old March 5, 2011, 09:25 PM   #1
folsoh
Member
 
Join Date: December 27, 2009
Posts: 33
Wanted New Turkey Shotgun,,,what do u think??

I have had a remington 870 turkey express with a 24 inch barrel and a tru glo choke tube for 10 years. It only shoots up to 3 inch magnum loads and has tru glow turkey sites. I am considering passing this gun down to a newer turkery hunter in my family. I would like to own a new shotgun that wont break the bank that is a turkey killer:

Must have : 3 1/2 inch capability
camo pattern
pump action
tru glow style sites

Any Ideas......for a good ole Missouri Turkey hunter???
folsoh is offline  
Old March 6, 2011, 12:18 PM   #2
jbaham
Junior member
 
Join Date: March 13, 2010
Posts: 34
A browning bps nwtf 10 ga would be a good choice and won't break the bank the recoil in the bps 10 ga is not bad due to the weight. if you want a 12 ga look at the mossberg 835 or even the 935 semi auto. My favorite is the rem sp-10 10 ga with thumbhole stock briley tube and fiber optic sights I love this gun it shoots well. Mine was bought new for 1600 dollars including tax. this gun has less recoil than any 12 ga 3.5 inch gun I have ever shot. The bps also is not as bad as most 3.5 inch 12 ga guns I have shot.

good luck

jbaham
jbaham is offline  
Old March 6, 2011, 04:49 PM   #3
pabuckslayer08
Senior Member
 
Join Date: December 18, 2010
Location: South Central Pa
Posts: 692
It sounds like you want something to really put em down so a BPS 10 or Remington 10ga would be best, alot better to just get a 10 with 3.5 than 12 with 3.5. A 12 with a 3.5 really isnt a good gun imo but the 10ga is great
pabuckslayer08 is offline  
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:11 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
This site and contents, including all posts, Copyright © 1998-2014 S.W.A.T. Magazine
Copyright Complaints: Please direct DMCA Takedown Notices to the registered agent: thefiringline.com
Contact Us
Page generated in 0.05978 seconds with 9 queries