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whats the best gage for turkey

is twelve a good gage to use?

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It will do the job but then

It will do the job but then so will a 20 and 16.  I prefer my 10ga. 

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Whether you're deer or turkey

Whether you're deer or turkey hunting, you just like carrying around a canon. lol

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i like the 12 gage because

i like the 12 gage because you can find ammunition so easy.

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I would say the 12 is by far

I would say the 12 is by far the most common guage that is used......

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20 gage are popular but not

20 gage are popular but not as much as a 12 gage

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Remington 870; 12 guage; 3

Remington 870; 12 guage; 3 inch magnum; number 5 hevishot

That's what patterns the best in my gun anyway

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Same here.  I shoot a Benelli

Same here.  I shoot a Benelli Nova, full choke.....

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I'd use my 12g 870 magnum

I'd use my 12g 870 magnum

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Primary turkey gun is a

Primary turkey gun is a mossberg 500 with a pistol grip, 3" mag, undertaker choke tube and hevi shot blend

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12 gauge will work just

12 gauge will work just fine.  I prefer to use my 10 gauge with handloads, they never know what hits them!

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