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what is a decent u/o shotgun

Discussion in 'Hunting, Fishing & Camping' started by glockstudent, Jun 25, 2002.

  1. glockstudent

    glockstudent

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    I was wondering what i should choose for a decent u/o birdgun. I was thinking about a beretta 686 pigeon s , or the whitewing model. I was wondering what is the difference between these two models, and what other models should i compare to them. Looking for a 20 gauge, to be used mostly for pheasant and dont wish to spend over $1100. Any comment would be great.
     
  2. MrMunster

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    How many places did you post this?

    See my response on the other thread.
     

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    MrMurphy ********* Moderator Lifetime Member Millennium Member

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    The Ruger Red Label is also pretty decent. Friend of mine in CA likes his for birds, and at the local skeet range (the one hosting the US Open this year in fact) Aside from the richer-than-hell crowd with their Krieghoffs ($5,000-15,000) I see a lot of Berettas and Rugers.
     
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    Michigun Miss Michigan?

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    TJC "No Compromise" Millennium Member

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    Spend another couple of hundred $$ and get the Browning Citori.
     
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    USMCsilver Boat Life ©

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    My Turkish Huglu has proven trustworthy.
     
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    I've had good luck with my Ithaca O/U.
     
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    Lobo Who farted??

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    Ruger Red Label
     
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    Get a Browning Citori!
     
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    Since when has the Browning Citori been $200 more then a Beretta 686... heck, or even compare for that matter?
     
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    Beretta 686 Whitewing, 12ga. or 20ga. 28" or 26" barrels. $1,060.00

    Beretta 686 Onyx, 12ga. or 20ga. 28" or 26" barrels. $1,310.00

    Beretta 686 Silver Pigeon Mono Trap, 34", choke tubes, cased. $1,515.00

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    Browning Citori Sporting Hunter 12/28"*New* $1,299.00

    Browning Citori Superlight 20ga $1,050.00

    Browning Citori 12 Gauge O/U Shotgun NIB $900.00

    Browning Citori O/U Lightning Feather 12 Ga 26" $1,502.00

    Browning Citori Superlight 16 ga, 26" $1,525.00

    These were all taken form sites by doing a Google search on "Browning Citori" and "Beretta 686"
     
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    TJC "No Compromise" Millennium Member

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    I was actually talking about a couple of hundred more from what he wanted to spend. He mentioned $1100. I know you can get a Citori of one model or another for $1300-1400.
     
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    well, the thing is i am only 21, dont have a lot of cash and was wondering what was the difference between the pigeon and whitewing, besides the price, and what makes the browning better?