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I have been shooting an 870 my whole life and recently upgraded to SBE Yeh!!!!!

 

I do not understand the whole choke tube concept and was too embarressed to ask the sales rep (or my hunting buddies0.

 

I love to hunt pheasent. I borrowed a reloader and loaded up a bunch of 2 3/4 nickel plated lead. I can use this on the private land I hunt. We often move onto public and then I have to switch to steel.

 

What is the best choke for this situation.

 

I will also want to put a few slugs through the gun what choke is best for that.

 

We laced a few Geese the day I bought it and the sales rep put 'the right choke' for 3.5" steel in it.

 

Is there a web source with this information? Please provide answers or a link.

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Well cylinder is best for slugs.

A flush choke tube will cost you around $20 USD and a extended about $30

Chokes for hunting come in 5 basic types

in order from largest spread to smallest

cylinder

improved cylinder

improved modified

modified

full

 

Then turkey hunters have extra and super full

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