Beautiful. I hope you’re set up to reload 16!This year I got the chance to purchase a Darne sliding breech 16 ga. When I start getting coached on the clays range in January, it's one I will concentrate on. It's a brilliant concept and one I hope to employ next dove season. French engineers have long thought so far outside the box you can't see it in the rear view mirror.
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Oh, shit yes. I have a press dedicated to the gauge which I consider the ultimate upland load.
Seems like many South Georgia quail plantations won’t let hunters shoot anything larger than a 20ga. Supposedly, it is for insurance purposes.Andrew Jones “Sporting Shotgun Performance” is the current bible on interior and exterior ballistics of shot shells. His work suggests equivalent loads are always best is larger bores. Still I want a 16GA, but haven’t fallen for one yet or found one built in a proper 16GA frame. Safe is full of 12/20.
Seems like many South Georgia quail plantations won’t let hunters shoot anything larger than a 20ga. Supposedly, it is for insurance purposes.
I guess being shot in the face with a 20ga is less painful than being shot with a 16 or 12?