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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 01-14-2010, 08:36 PM Thread Starter
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20 ga and bears

is a 20 ga with slugs a good choice for bear
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 01-14-2010, 09:01 PM
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Re: 20 ga and bears

if its a well placed shot its plenty good anough for bear.
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Re: 20 ga and bears

Using Brenneke or solid copper slugs, which ever shoot best in your gun, the 20 gauge is a 40 yard bear gun.
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 01-31-2010, 01:16 AM
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Re: 20 ga and bears

There is a long lengthy thread in the bear hunting forum on the very same subject.

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