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Old 03-12-2013, 04:43 PM
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Buddy of mine had a savage 20 guage 22 magnum combo. I was amazed at the accuracy of the 22 magnum out of that thing. it was light, and being so short, easy to carry through brush, unlike my 32" magnum 5.
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Old 03-20-2013, 04:20 AM
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Ive done a lot of research on this over the last few weeks, from what i have gathered the two lowest recoiling youth shotguns are Rem 1100 and the Beretta 391(youth model).I believe any shotgun that is gas operated is going to have a lot less recoil.Im going to look at and shoot a youth 1100 today, if its in really good shape im going to pull the trigger.Goodluck with search!
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Old 03-20-2013, 03:37 PM
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I'd recommend going with a 20ga over the .410 ro 28ga. Ammo will be easier to find and cheaper. The 20 is a pretty good shell that offers some flexibility.

Look for a gun that has a stock that can be extended or changed out as your young hunter grows.

My fiance shoots a Rem 1100 LT-20 that was cut down to fit her length of pull. It's chambered for 2 3/4" shells. So far she's taken ducks, pheasant and her first turkey with it.
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Old 08-12-2013, 07:03 PM
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Btw my first gun was a stainless steel rossi 410/22 I still have it lol
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Old 02-12-2014, 05:32 PM
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my first shotgun was a used stevens single shot 12 gauge. now for your son i would reccomend a .410 or 20 rather than a 12. but stevens makes a very good gun. that old single shot is still my goto shotgun.
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Old 02-12-2014, 07:00 PM
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my first was a mossberg 500 .410
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Old 02-17-2014, 12:14 PM
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My son in law picked up a new Remington 870 express 20 ga in youth model. It is a very short and light pump action perfect for smaller shooters and quite inexpensive.
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