A forum to discuss home defense and personal defense to keep out crime.
Moderators: La. Hunter, Montanafowler, badandy970
Just saw a black synthetic new 12 gage pump for $187 brand new. It almost sounds to good to be true. I would have it for nothing more than a home defense scattergun. My question would be is this really too good to be true. any knowledge or experience with this fire arm?
"Do you care about freedom? Dreams may have inspired it, and wishes prompted it, but only war and weapons have made it yours."
Col Jeff Cooper
- Posts: 1230
- Joined: Fri Jan 14, 2011 9:24 pm
- Location: N Florida
I have one I've put about 1o boxes of ammo through it. Only problem is when you dont push a shell into the tube far enough it'll drop the shell on the ground.
Special Thanks to Autumn Wings Decoys for donating the 2011-2012 Central Flyway Rambler.
- Posts: 1141
- Joined: Thu Nov 05, 2009 5:50 pm
- Location: north colorado
My Lt. At work bought one last year and swears by it according to home it shoots better than the 500 and 870. His son I say is crazy sold his nova and bought one and is just as in love. They don't duck hint but they run deer dogs in the swamps around here so they get beat up but still seem to function. I would never sell my nova but I guess they are happy with the decision
Sent from my DROID2 using Tapatalk
check the jiblets real good, nothing scarier than seeing a bug biting your balls
- Posts: 734
- Joined: Tue Jan 18, 2011 9:59 am
- Location: Pensacola, FL
My younger bro has one he used to outshoot a Citori and a SBEII with just a few weeks ago.
assateague wrote: Indawoods wrote:
I had a great, great aunt born with a vestigial tail.
That was your great, great uncle. Tell him to turn around.
- Posts: 672
- Joined: Sun May 04, 2008 1:09 am
- Location: Augusta, GA
The maveric 88 was my first duck gun and now it sits next to my bed (with an 18.5 inch barrel). I've put thousands of rounds through it over the past 12 years, and it goes boom every time. I got my $ 125.00 worth out of it.
- Posts: 29
- Joined: Wed Aug 03, 2011 9:52 am
- Location: Blanchard, ok
My first shotgun was a Mossberg Model 88 "Maverick". I bout it 17years ago for $150. I still have it and shoot it during deer season. I bought a rifled barrel and scope for it. I can drop deer at 100yds, probably farther if I tried. It really likes the Federal 3/4 oz Barnes copper solids 1900fps.
I shoot it duck hunting occasionally, but it usually stays in the safe until deer season rolls around.
It doesn't like cheap shells, Remington Sportsman's or Winchester Xperts.
Good luck, I would say buy it.
- Posts: 589
- Joined: Mon Nov 28, 2005 12:50 am
- Location: Southern Illinois...That's below I-64
I got one love it but kicks like a mule so i rarely use it duck hunting but good clay gun
WTN10 wrote:Why do you assume I'm a genius? Have you ever considered that I'm average and that you're retarded?
jehler wrote: Beginning of the season cyber scouters, whiney teenage drama queens and zombie trolls take their toll.
Jones co Ducker
- Posts: 2096
- Joined: Mon Aug 29, 2011 2:09 pm
- Location: Trenton, NC
Return to Home and Personal Defense Forum
Who is online
Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest