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Old May 27, 2012, 11:46 PM   #51
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K-80. With 32 inch barrels.

My second choice would be either a SX-1 or Model 12...

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Old May 27, 2012, 11:58 PM   #52
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Mossberg 500.

I'm a handgun guy but as we all know, every home should have a shotgun. I probably fire it 3 times month, between 30 to 60 rounds seeing how it's a SD gun and I like to stay proficient.
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Old May 28, 2012, 01:33 AM   #53
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Hard to choose. I love my supernova for waterfowl. BUT, hard to give up the Ithica 37. First 12ga I learned to shoot with was my grandfathers 1947 Ithica....it's still going strong now.
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Old May 28, 2012, 02:40 AM   #54
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My 870 Marine Magnum.
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Old May 29, 2012, 05:32 PM   #55
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Do-It-All = 870.

Gotta be my Remington 870 Wingmaster. The look, the feel, the sound, the performance. It never fails to please.
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Old May 29, 2012, 05:44 PM   #56
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My 870. The part supply will never run out.
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Old May 29, 2012, 05:49 PM   #57
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I like the 870 just because it was my first shotgun. Mine has an 18.5 inch barrel and an extended mag tube with a folding back stock.
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Old May 29, 2012, 06:16 PM   #58
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I'm old school, I guess. I still like my A-5.
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Hats off to the guys who picked the 1100. The most magical autoloader ever produced IMHO. Since 1963 over 6 million sold!
New kid on the block. Ol' John Moses first had 'em made in 1903.
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Old May 29, 2012, 09:22 PM   #59
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Mine is a Mossberg 500A. What does the A stand for?
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Old May 30, 2012, 04:00 AM   #60
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I have two:
A 35 year old 12 gauge Wingmaster and 20+ year old 1187 skeet.
Neither has ever gave me a bit of trouble and both will shoot whatever I put in them!
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Old May 30, 2012, 06:31 AM   #61
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H&R with a crate full of barrels in different calibers and gauges.
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Old May 31, 2012, 12:52 PM   #62
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Currently own an 870 and a Winchester 1300 and like the 1300 substantially more. Too bad aftermarket barrels are so hard to come by and cost as much or more than I paid for the the gun.

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Old May 31, 2012, 01:09 PM   #63
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Mine is a Mossberg 500A. What does the A stand for?
That model designates a 12 gauge version
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Old May 31, 2012, 01:48 PM   #64
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Winchester sx3!!!
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Old May 31, 2012, 02:17 PM   #65
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No contest for me.

870 ever' day o' the week.
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Old May 31, 2012, 08:10 PM   #66
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Do-It-All = 870.
tht would be do-it-all SO-SO.... While the 870 can do a lot of things, like any jack-of-all-trades, it is a master of none

Depending on the application, there are better choices
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Old May 31, 2012, 09:56 PM   #67
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Depending on the application, there are better choices
The same could be said about all of the choices made in this thread including mine. No matter what gun is chosen it would not be good for everything. If limited to just one the choice becomes using a gun that isn't suited for the purpose or not participating in certain shotgun activities.

That's why most dedicated shotgunners have more than one. To do everything I want and need to do my minimum number is 5 and would be 6 if I shot trap. And yes one of my 5 is an 870.
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Old May 31, 2012, 10:29 PM   #68
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1300 Defender...27 years...plus or minus a week or two.
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Old June 1, 2012, 04:48 PM   #69
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One shotgun? For everything? What a sad thought.
It'd be an Ithaca model 37.
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I'm old school, I guess. I still like my A-5.
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Hats off to the guys who picked the 1100. The most magical autoloader ever produced IMHO. Since 1963 over 6 million sold!
New kid on the block. Ol' John Moses first had 'em made in 1903. "Scorch"
Now that's a tough choice for an old schooler like me.
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Old June 2, 2012, 02:00 AM   #70
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I wouldn't discount the 870 too much, oneounce. For a good inexpensive all around shot gun it is hard to beat and I still enjoy just having it. I keep mine at home now with the 18.5" barrel, but let my son use it now and then to shoot clays with the 28" vent rib. When we retire, I will try my hand at hunting with the 870. All that for a fraction the price of my Citori.
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Old June 2, 2012, 02:05 AM   #71
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i only own 2 shotguns. the one before this was a mossberg 590a1. i never shot it though. heres the one i have now
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mk6faslVnmI

s320 12g pump action


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Old June 2, 2012, 02:10 AM   #72
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that would be do-it-all SO-SO.... While the 870 can do a lot of things, like any jack-of-all-trades, it is a master of none

Depending on the application, there are better choices
In the field, in the hands of a skilled pump shooter its hard to beat an 870...
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Old June 4, 2012, 04:34 PM   #73
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Oneounceload- so when 500 is mentioned, it could be any ga? And the A means it's a 12 ga? So what's a 20ga, B ?
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Old June 4, 2012, 04:51 PM   #74
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Testing to see if a picture shows up.
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Old June 4, 2012, 05:00 PM   #75
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Picture came out.

Well the picture itself didn't but a bunch of numbers did & if you click on it the picture shows. I first posted it on fb & then copied the u something number & pasted it. Doing it from my photo file in the computer doesn't work cause it's too much bytes or something. But fb shrinks pictures automatically & when you lift them from there it works. I'm sure there's an easier way but this way I understand at least.
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