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Author Topic: THIS is why I LOVE the Winchester 1300.  (Read 1245 times)

Offline mightyjoeyoung

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THIS is why I LOVE the Winchester 1300.
« on: April 29, 2018, 06:12:28 PM »
I have never had a 1300 in my hands that didn't function flawlessly and pattern like a monster. My 26" camo Universal Hunter is no exception.   Polished and deep cleaned bbl, hevi shot .660 choke (exact same choke as the longbeard) and a Bushnell Trophy red dot. 40 yards with 1 3/4 ounce longbeard 5s.  Perfect.   
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Offline BrowningGuy88

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Re: THIS is why I LOVE the Winchester 1300.
« Reply #1 on: April 29, 2018, 06:47:18 PM »
The 1300 has long been my family’s choice for a pump action turkey killer!

Great pattern!

Offline surehuntsalot

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Re: THIS is why I LOVE the Winchester 1300.
« Reply #2 on: May 04, 2018, 06:42:31 AM »
that is defiantly a fine looking pattern.....good luck
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Offline Extremesolo

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Re: THIS is why I LOVE the Winchester 1300.
« Reply #3 on: May 14, 2018, 01:03:23 PM »
My son has a 1300 that we set up for turkey hunting this year.  I was hoping to shoot LB 5s from his as well but the pattern was not quite what I hoped it would be.  Any idea what numbers you were getting in a 10" circle at 40 yards with your set up?  We were getting 110-115 if I remember correctly.  It would have worked but I was hoping for 140+ from the 5s.  We do get close to 150 or a little better with the LB 6s though.

Offline maddog3355

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Re: THIS is why I LOVE the Winchester 1300.
« Reply #4 on: May 14, 2018, 09:14:40 PM »
Good hunting guns.

Offline Twowithone

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Re: THIS is why I LOVE the Winchester 1300.
« Reply #5 on: October 17, 2018, 09:33:00 AM »
Winnie 1300 is a excellent turkey shotgun. My 1300 has taken quite a few Gobblers.
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Offline daddyduke

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Re: THIS is why I LOVE the Winchester 1300.
« Reply #6 on: October 17, 2018, 03:52:44 PM »
Nice pattern for sure!
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