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Benelli nova

Old 01-29-2008, 06:11 PM
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Anyone hunt with a nova? What choke and load are you using?
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Old 01-29-2008, 06:23 PM
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last year I used the jellyhead choke and the remington 3.5" hevi-shot #6 load.

The year before I used the carlson xx-turkey choke and used the federal flight control with # 5 shot in the 3" load.
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Old 01-29-2008, 07:44 PM
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I will be doing a pretty thurough (spelling) write up with Benelli super nova the weekend of the 9th. Several lead shots, hevi shots, and different choke combos.......
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Old 01-29-2008, 09:22 PM
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my dad hunts with his nova, full choke hevi-shot 4 or 6
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Old 01-31-2008, 11:27 AM
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ture gold .675 choke and rem hevi #5 in 3 1/2 in................tony
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Old 02-01-2008, 05:17 AM
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Carlson extra full choke
Winchester Supreme # 5 shot 1 3/4 oz.
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Old 02-02-2008, 05:35 PM
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i use a nova with a primos tightwad choke and remington 3" loads. i've shot 2 birds at over 45 yards with this combo. if they are inside 40 yards, it's a done deal. i'm very happy with this combination. i've tried using 3.5" loads including federals but they don't pattern nearly as good as the 3".
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