Can you turkey hunt with a semi auto shotgun?
Both pump and semi-automatic shotguns can be equally effective for hunting turkeys, but each has advantages (and disadvantages) over the other. If price is a primary consideration, you may choose a pump.
What is the best gun to hunt turkey?
Arguably the most legendary turkey shotgun of all time, the Remington 870 has stood the test of time since its 1950 introduction and is still arguably the best and most venerable turkey hunting gun on the market.
Why are so many shotguns made in Turkey?
Part of the reason that you see so many different AR style shotguns from Turkey is due to their laws. Turkish firearms laws are less restrictive on pistols and shotguns. Rifles are heavily restricted there. That is why we see a lot of AR style shotguns and upper receiver groups (410 uppers).
What Choke do you use for turkey?
Full choke has tight constriction. The shot holds together even longer, making this choke good for squirrels, turkey, and other game shot at 40-yard and longer ranges. Turkey hunters sometimes use Extra Full or Turkey choke for even denser patterns at long range.
Which is better Remington 1100 or 1187?
The main difference is that the 1187 has a gas compensation system that allows everything from light 2-3/4″ shells to heavy 3″ loads like buckshot and slugs to be fired from the same barrel. For the 1100 you’d need two different barrels.
Will a .22 kill a turkey?
Yes, a 22lr will kill a turkey. It will also wound a turkey.
Can you turkey hunt with a tactical shotgun?
Member. The Remington 870 “Tactical” model comes with a barrel that accepts chokes and iron sights on one model or ghost rings on the other. The 870 “Tac Desert Recon” has a bead sight with removable choke barrel. There are other models too, which are perfectly fit for hunting turkey or predators, yes even birds.
What is the range of a 20 gauge shotgun?
As a general rule, a 20 gauge with a full choke barrel shooting shot charges can be effective out to a maximum of 40 – 50 yards. A slug fired from a 20 gauge set up for slugs may be effective out to about 100 yards.