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  1. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
    I'm a reporter with the New York World doing followup research about enforcement of New York City's Administrative Code 10-306(b), which prohibits rifles and shotguns that hold more than 5 rounds. In November, 2013, the NYPD sent out an estimated 500 letters ordering the owners of rifles and...
  2. Shotguns
    Does anyone own a H&R Shotgun. I saw one at the local gun store. It looks alot like a Remington 870. It is a bit on the heavy side, but a brand new one was marked at $199.00. I did see that it was made in China. I just wanted to know if anyone has one do you like it ?
  3. Ammunition and Reloading
    Just curious to everyone out there, what is the rational behind using 00buckshot in a home defense situation? This is something that I have always wondered. What is your reasoning? Do you prefer 00,1,2,3,4 buck? Do you not prefer buckshot? Positives and Negatives please.
  4. Firearms in the News
    Shoppers Stock Up On Rifles, Shotguns Before Long Gun Registry Begins « CBS Sacramento "A new gun law coming in 2014 has gun owners stocking up on long guns before a new registry begins. Even though the law is at least temporarily boosting his bottom line, Just Guns owner John Deaser isn't a...
  5. Shotguns
    Law exempts shotguns that use detachable magazines that do not accept more than 5 rounds of ammunition. So for instance This shotgun is standard with 5 but there are 10 round magazines available for it. Now this shotgun is brand new and the manufacturer only makes 5 round magazines...
  6. General Firearms
    Home Defense: Shotguns vs. HandgunsHome Defense Gun
  7. Catskill Mountains Firearms
    in stock and ready Henry rifles too including a couple of golden boys. 2 red label shotguns and more coming, mini 14s and mini 30s on order with no eta. 10/22s in stock with the least expensive model in synthetic coming in early next week. 1 10/22 takedown left in stock. Christmas is coming...
  8. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
    So, I finally get around to ordering my Versa Max Tactical shotgun and LGS orders it. They get it in stock (thinking it's 7+1 and legal to sell/own) and we find that it's actually 8+1, thus illegal under this new fvcking law... Well, upon further inspection, the ONLY thing that makes it...
  9. Shotguns
    I was looking at penal code 265 looking for some information and I looked at the definition of a shotgun per nys. I was surprised to find that So I am curious, what is a 12 gauge shotgun with a rifled barrel. According to NYS it isn't a shotgun because it isn't a smooth bore.
  10. Shooting Ranges
    Are there any ranges in the western ny area that I can take my shotguns too and shoot buck shot just at targets for no more reason than I enjoy firing my shotguns?
  11. Shotguns
    I was answering another question and I do not see how I did not see this earlier. Saiga 12 shotgun with folding stock and any damn feature is good to go with 5 round magazines. And Saiga 12 ships from factory with a 5 round magazine if I am not mistaken. The only possible catch is that it...
  12. Shotguns
    My wife and I we're looking into possibly shooting Trap. The question I have is, WHY ARE TRAP SHOTGUNS SO DAM EXPENSIVE ???? Holy Cow !!! I cannot believe the price of these shotguns !! If anybody can answer my question I would appreciate it.
  13. Shotguns
    Greeting Everyone, Was looking for some advice regarding a home defense shot gun. We all know how stringent New York's laws are, so please only suggestions that are legally compliant. Any and all suggestions are welcome. If I could elaborate, I'm looking for something: 1) a bit on the compact...
  14. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
    so my question is with the legal challenges going after features on assault weapons are semi automatic shotguns that are now defined as assault weapons being addressed. I did some more reading on the law today and I'm confused once again (or still). I cant figure out if all sasg's that have...
  15. Shotguns
    What is the actual pratical use for a single shot shot gun, I am asking more out of curiousity than anything...
  16. Shotguns
    Finally got out to fire my shotguns for the first time. I have a 12 gauge Remington 870 express tactical and a 20 gauge stevens side by side (probably from 1965). This was actually the first time I had ever fired a shotgun...all of my experience was with the M16, SAW and Beretta 9mm. The...
  17. Preparedness
    Ok...taking Joe Bidens advice and have my Mossberg HD ready to rock and roll.... [
  18. Firearms in the News
    New York City gun giveaway planned by Armed Citizen Project - NY Daily News I love this guy!
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