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12-19-2008 02:25 PM
ronn i help out in a gun shop every now and then and you'd be surprised how many folks don't know about the over bore. thats why i went with the 870, not that i ever slug hunt.
12-19-2008 05:55 AM
gfdeputy2 well thanks for that Ronn
I am one that actually reads the manual cover to cover, field strip the gun, work the action blah blah blah before even thinking of firing a weapon
& it actually is stamped on the barrel not for use w/ slugs

I got my new Ruger LCP over a month ago & have not shot it yet because I haven't had time to do my checklist & now it has to go back for a recall so I won't probably shoot it till next year
12-18-2008 12:49 PM
ronn good i was a little worried for you. not a big deal to change thats for sure.
12-18-2008 06:00 AM
gfdeputy2 Ronn I purchased a smoothbore barrel on Ebay brand new for under $30.00 Sorry I forgot to mention that
Yes that is the draw back of the 835 but thanks to Ebay (not paying $100.00 for a barrel ) it is not a big deal takes like 20 sec to change the barrel out for the price I am happy with it just wish it was a little shorter
butt stock is a little long for me deer & Turkey not a problem but Drawing on the fly at clay's & birds sometimes I have a little trouble but I am trying to find a camo youth stock for it & that issue will be solved
12-17-2008 09:41 AM
ronn hey gfdeputy, do you run slugs down that smooth bore or do you have a slug barrel? i only ask cause the smooth is an over bore and its not good to run slugs down it.
12-17-2008 08:29 AM
dgaeddert Dude the remington model 870 Super magnum is definently the way to go. its only jammed on me a couple times and that was when i was pumping through a hundred rounds a night dove hunting. its an amazing gun. and be sure to get the 3.5 inc
11-30-2008 06:38 PM
DKA Have a Remington 11-87 Super Mag, an 870 Super Mag for Turkeys, a 870 20 Ga. Mag for upland birds, and just got a Remington/Baikal SPR453 12 Ga.The 870 is the most gun for the money.
09-28-2008 02:35 PM
buckslayer30/06 remington 870 or benelli m2
09-26-2008 01:33 PM
gfdeputy2 I purchased a Mossberg 835 NWTF model 2yrs ago & Love it
I have bagged 3 deer & my first Turkey with it ( plus numerous birds & Clay pigions ) No issues with it
09-26-2008 11:00 AM
Rozman62 I have a Win 1300 Black Shadow rifled slug gun in 12 gauge. It kicks me back pretty hard. I prefer to use my Omega in thicker areas.
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