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I have everything laid out and ready to go but i am having a hard time deciding what gun to take turkey hunting this year. i have a winchester 1300 3" with a 22" barrel with a undertaker choke a winchester SX3 3 1/2 with a 26"barrel and a undertaker and a Browning BPS 3" in camo with a 26" barrel with a x full briley choke. all three guns pattern execlent. for five years i used the 1300 and shot 5 toms with it. last year i shot a jake at 45yrds with the SX3. Last week i picked up that BPS and am itching to try it out on a bird. what would u guys take? i think there all good choices. i kinda like the fact the SX3 shoots 3 1/2 even though i dont think i need that big of shell cause 3" worked for me before. My season is only 5 days long and i usually only get one good shot at a tom. i do have a later season towards the end of may here in wisconsin .
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Tuff choice, sounds like both guns would do the job, guess you could flip a coin
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Stick with what works. However I traded my Franchi I12 in on a Benelli M2 in the new Realtree APG and bought an Undertaker choke the night before the season opened. I was alittle nervous going out in the woods with minimal patterning. If you want to take the new gun, I say go for it, it worked for me
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take whatever your the most confortable with. whatever patterns the best, your choice. if they all pattern great then take the one you most wanna use
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I have the same problem....been useing aMossberg Turkey special for 10 years...shot 10 birds with it...up to 56 yards away..i bought a SBE2 Benelli and did pattern it and shoots great....i do have 2 tags so the SBE will be going out....anyways flip a coin....
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