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Old 10-11-2009, 03:40 PM
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TarHunt slug guns

Does anyone have one of these slug guns? I have an 870 that I was thinking of sending away to them to get the conversion done. Everything sounds great, but the manufacturers always make them sound great even if they suck lol Just trying to find some real information/results about them before I drop the money on it. Thanks!
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Old 10-11-2009, 04:18 PM
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Re: TarHunt slug guns

I have shot one in 12 ga, but it will not outshoot my encore in 20 ga for 1/3 the money and kick

BH
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Old 10-12-2009, 04:36 AM
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Re: TarHunt slug guns

Contact the member on her by the screenname PAHOG. He has shot a few of them.
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Old 10-12-2009, 01:14 PM
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Re: TarHunt slug guns

A buddy has an 11-87 that shoots just as well as my Tar-Hunt 870. BUT, my 870 that Tar-Hunt converted does shoot a whole lot better than it did before I sent it to them. It's not a magic do-all cure, but after going thru a couple of different slugs, I can shoot (in calm wind, from a rest) 1" groups @ 100 Yds, and 3"-4" groups @ 200 Yds. How you hold the slug gun and the consistency of that hold is at LEAST 60% of group size. I also changed out the trigger group for one that Timney did for me, that more imitates a good rifle trigger. That helped a lot as well.
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Old 10-15-2009, 03:41 AM
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Re: TarHunt slug guns

i've used an h&r ultra slug gun for years and has superb accuracy with lightfield slugs. holds 1" groups at 100 yards which is pretty good for slugs. In expensive, a little heavy but super accurate.
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Old 03-04-2010, 07:23 PM
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Re: TarHunt slug guns

dont forget the savage 220 1" groups at 100 yds all day long
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Old 03-04-2010, 08:03 PM
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Re: TarHunt slug guns

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dont forget the savage 220 1" groups at 100 yds all day long
But, will it do that with different brands of sabot slugs, consistently?
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