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Old 07-12-2018, 5:45 PM
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I always laugh at these posts.

Any beginner will spend more than $1000 in fees and ammo before they get proficient.

If I ran Remington or Winchester or Federal or any of the large shell makers, I would give away cheap shotguns knowing that the ammo will cost way more over the life of a gun.

Just like a drug dealer.
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Old 07-12-2018, 6:11 PM
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just get some 8 shot loads and go shoot it up, if the fun gives you a woody and you like it and want to keep shooting, go from there, that's how I got addicted LOL 5 o/u guns and 3 reloaders later!!
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Old 07-12-2018, 6:37 PM
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My question remains the same, an I better off with three A100's, or one A300
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My question remains the same, an I better off with three A100's, or one A300
It depends on what you are trying to do...

Having 3 A100's would be cool.

But they are Russian.

For Clays the A300 may be a better choice
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It depends on what you are trying to do...

Having 3 A100's would be cool.

But they are Russian.

For Clays the A300 may be a better choice
Or even 30 A10s:

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My question remains the same, an I better off with three A100's, or one A300
Since you are on a fixed income, whichever is cheaper.
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Op get an autoloader with interchangeable chokes. A sporting gun is great for all around shooting. Youll spend half the funds of what an actual quality gun will run. If you get hooked like i did. Fork up more money for a better gun.

I am 2 shotguns and 2 reloaders laters as well.
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I always laugh at these posts.



Any beginner will spend more than $1000 in fees and ammo before they get proficient.



If I ran Remington or Winchester or Federal or any of the large shell makers, I would give away cheap shotguns knowing that the ammo will cost way more over the life of a gun.



Just like a drug dealer.


Think that is right on point. If me and my son go shooting we’ll probably spend close to $100 with range fee,ammo, food (have to do in n out), and gas. Then stop buy the fun store. Ruh roh.


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I started off shooting clays with my Mossberg 500 and upgraded to a Franchi Afffinity, which I recommend. Cheaper than an O/U and runs great
Affinity’s are good shotguns, I have two. Didn’t recommend one since they aren’t gas operated so recoil is stouter.
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870 will be perfect for you to use. Thousands if not tens of thousands of 100 straights in trap or skeet with a 870.
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Old 07-21-2018, 9:31 PM
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Weatherby or Dickinson are the best doubles for the money. If you have a bit more to spend, get an entry level Beretta. Silver Pigeon 1.
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