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Old July 21, 2011, 01:08 PM   #1
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is a Beretta A390ST, 12ga with 28 barrel lead shot only?

Looks like I'm closing the deal on a never been shot before A390ST. I should have it in my hands by Monday.

It only comes with one choke, which I have not seen.

Would this gun, likely made in the 90s, be lead shot only, or is that also a function of the choke which presumably I could find to handle all types of shot.

Thanks in advance.
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Old July 21, 2011, 04:22 PM   #2
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No it can handle lead or steel shot ...or one of the other non-toxic options ...its a matter of having the right choke in the gun.

In general a Modified choke for Lead / will be a Full choke with steel - because steel doesn't compress like lead ...so you have to shoot a more open choke.
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Old July 22, 2011, 10:11 AM   #3
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BigJimP is right on. Congratulations on getting what I consider to be probably the best auto loading shotgun ever made.
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