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i like since shot gun is a horse of another collor as to rifle but i do belive that the shotgun is the best gun to own for it is the most veristial one
 

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"beware The Man Who Owns One Gun Hes Liable To Know How To Use It Well"
 

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very true joel very true and if a man can only aford one gun the he should by a shotgun
 

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my first was a ruger 10/22.But for hunting i got a mossberg 500 with 2 barells. for bird 1 for deer .It has served me well over the years:wink:
 

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my first shotgun was a 20ga moss bolt with 2 shot clip then got my 12 ga rem pump with deer and a bird barel both guns of done me well over the years also
 

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:goodposting: GREAT MINDS THINK ALIKE:yes:
 

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My first was an old single shot break open in 16ga.Not even sure what brand it was but I do remember that it kicked like a mule.Seems it had a plastic hollow stock and weighed next to nothing.Did get to take my very first deer with it.One day my uncle shot it and the buttstock broke.The only emotion I felt was relief.Good ole dad bought one of those slip on gunboots and I was back in business.He made it up to me a few years later when he bought me a Remington 700 in 243.Man that was one sweet rifle.I shot it open sights the first two years.
It would drive nails at 50 yds.Later he put me a 4pwr redfield scope on it.The ways of hunting and people was a lot different back then.I miss those old days and the old timers.
 

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it is true the way of the deer camp seems to be dieing out and of the family thanksging hunts are comming a thing of the past. the was some good times
 

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we have a big thankgiving dinner in deer camp:biggrin:
 

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when i was i little snot nosed brat could not wait to go on the thanks giving day hunt before supper. one of my early memories is crying my eyes out that i wanted to go huntin with daddy an my uncle and cuzents. only one left from my dad family groupe is my cuz charlie and he is 74 ithink the ones my age just gave up hunting to early for them or too cold. remember my first deer at the age of 8 was visting a relitive on the reservation during season. man was that a good day the next was the deer i took at age 16 when i was old enough to join dad and charlie on the hunt. was just light enough to see and got a ten pointer. i offten wish i could go back to those ages and live it all over the memories mean a lot to me maybe if i could go back in time i would see some thing else that could make them mean more
 

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sounds like a pretty cool childhood for a snot nosed brat. first deer at age 8 and a 10 pointer at age 16. not bad at all. my first deer came alot later than that. i was 20 something i do believe
 

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the one at age 8 would never of happend if i did not have a aunt and uncle on the reservation of all the things my dad gave me his love now mine of the out doors was the best
 
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