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Old August 14, 2002, 03:55 PM   #1
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Whats your favorite 20ga?
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Old August 14, 2002, 06:12 PM   #2
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I'm a beater-gun kinda shot gun guy. Never even shot a semi & only a double/over-under maybe 1/2 dozen times. Why screw around with less?

Coupla 870 Youth Express Magnums - one has the stock shimmed to fit me.

Works plenty good. ~$250 The Wingmaster series is pricier.

Prettier out there, but tough to beat.

But I'm an 870 snob ....
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Old August 14, 2002, 06:53 PM   #3
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I like my H&R topper in 20 gauge. It's got a short short stock on it and points like a wand.

I'm thinking about acquiring another barrel for it that's 18 inches long with ghost ring sights in 20 gauge, and another in .357 or ..45 colt or something like that.
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Old August 14, 2002, 09:20 PM   #4
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Browning Gold Hunter 20. By far the best shooter for me of all the 20's I have ever tried, and I have tried LOTS of them. LOL, I like my BGH better than some other 20's that cost more than my truck!!
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Old August 15, 2002, 02:31 AM   #5
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When young I got snake bit by a 20. Or more like spider bit.

Shot a Parker small frame 20 for years and when I finally tried my mom's Superposed 12 discovered that the 20 had been kickin my teeth out all that time. Switched to 12 and never looked back.

I know that a properly fit, adequately weighted and sanely loaded 20 should be a joy to shoot but the memory lingers on. favorite 20. Tho that Parker busted a lot of clays and filled the pot many times.

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Old August 15, 2002, 07:05 AM   #6
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Ithica model 37 delux featherweight (1960's)
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Old August 15, 2002, 10:05 AM   #7
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Which replaced a Ruger Red Label 20.
I am no longer a member of this forum. Bye!
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Old August 15, 2002, 11:39 AM   #8
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Auto: Remington 1100 LT-20.
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Old August 15, 2002, 12:55 PM   #9
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Mossy 500 given to me at 13 by my grandpa. It's currently sitting about 5 feet away from me!
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Old August 15, 2002, 01:04 PM   #10
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Since I just traded off my Ithaca 20 Ga Featherweight for a 16 Ga. Stevens/Fox, I'd have to say my trusty old Stevens/Fox .20, which I preferred to the Ithaca anyway, so... good trade, eh?

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Old August 16, 2002, 06:01 PM   #11
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Remington Sportsman 58...Grandad's old Skeet gun...
Remington 1100 STANDARD WEIGHT 20 ga. Skeet gun..
..just picked it up recently, has LOTS of potential....mikey357
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Old August 17, 2002, 01:42 PM   #12
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Browning Ultra XS sporting 28" barrels with Briley Extended choke tubes.
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Old August 17, 2002, 02:24 PM   #13
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Ruger Red Label fits me fine. Why pay more when a slightly used O/U fits great. Half the price of a new one.
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Old August 17, 2002, 05:43 PM   #14
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Browning A-5 Light 20 circa 1969. It still looks mint and shoots like a dream. We won't even talk about how the value has appreciated!

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Old August 17, 2002, 07:32 PM   #15
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I like my Win 1300 defender (the lady defender). I think it is the perfect home defense shotgun when loaded with .20 #3 shot magnums.
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