Tag Archives: 28 gauge

28 Vs 20


Dear Technoid, I am considering getting a Franchi AL 48 in 28 Gauge,,i normally shoot a 20 gauge Benelli for my upland hunting needs. I choke the 20 ga with an Imp Cyl choke. My question is: should i tighten … Continue reading

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The Mighty 28 Gauge


Hi Hoping that you are able to help me. I am in South Africa and I am a keen clay shooter. My wife is also keen – however my 12 gauge Baikel tends to have a bit much recoil. What … Continue reading

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Well Balanced 28?


Hello Technoid, Lately I’ve been bombarding you with 28 ga questions, well why not another one. I thought I finally made up my mind when I decided that the best way to go was to buy a 12 ga o/u … Continue reading

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3/4 Oz 20 Gauge


Dear Technoid, I would think that, all things being equal, a 20 ga. shooting a 3/4 oz load would have the following benefits over a 3/4 oz load in the 28 ga.: 1. Same recoil as a 28 ga. (maybe … Continue reading

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28 Gauge for Beginners-Addendum


Stuart, I just finished talking to Les Greevy, one of my fellow columnists at Shooting Sportsman magazine. Les does a great deal of work teaching 4H kids shotgunning. His favorite gun for kids in the age range of your daughters … Continue reading

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28 Gauge For Beginners


Technoid, I have 2 young daughters that are interested in shooting. They are 8 and 10 years old. I would like to buy a shotgun for their use. My question is there a 28 ga auto available that is light … Continue reading

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