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#5859152 - 08/01/15 10:09 PM Triple Magnum
Sniper John Offline
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Registered: 08/31/05
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Loc: North Texas
I want one. Just too darn expensive.

http://www.chiappafirearms.com/product/2703

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#5859164 - 08/01/15 10:15 PM Re: Triple Magnum [Re: Sniper John]
Sniper John Offline
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#5859257 - 08/02/15 12:22 AM Re: Triple Magnum [Re: Sniper John]
Dave Speer Offline


Registered: 12/27/07
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"I like my guns like I like my wimmins. Top heavy" laugh

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#5860454 - 08/02/15 10:11 PM Re: Triple Magnum [Re: Dave Speer]
Featherduster Offline
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Originally Posted By: Dave Speer
"I like my guns like I like my wimmins. Top heavy" laugh


To each their own I guess

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#5860673 - 08/03/15 08:08 AM Re: Triple Magnum [Re: Sniper John]
wal1809 Offline
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That has to be a whole lot to hold up out front.
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#5861392 - 08/03/15 02:52 PM Re: Triple Magnum [Re: wal1809]
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Originally Posted By: wal1809
That has to be a whole lot to hold up out front.


The weight is only a little over 8 1/2 pounds. I expected more with those three barrels. That is around 2-3 lbs lighter than both my 10GA guns. It may be front heavy. I put the question to them of where the balance point is on the triple magnum and triple tom. I'll post the answer. My SXS and over under shotguns you would think would be front heavy from looking at them, but I think they all balance near the hinge.

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#5861399 - 08/03/15 02:55 PM Re: Triple Magnum [Re: Sniper John]
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It would be a fun gun to shoot either way.
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#5861445 - 08/03/15 03:11 PM Re: Triple Magnum [Re: Sniper John]
Sniper John Offline
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That was fast.

"John,

Triple Magnum is right at the forend iron and the triple tom is an Inch above the forend iron."

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#5861973 - 08/03/15 08:25 PM Re: Triple Magnum [Re: Sniper John]
JRR Offline
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Registered: 01/05/05
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Loc: Collinsville, Tx
now that would be an interesting goose gun !!! 3 different chokes on one gun

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#5862206 - 08/03/15 10:30 PM Re: Triple Magnum [Re: JRR]
beaversnipe Offline
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Originally Posted By: JRR
now that would be an interesting goose gun !!! 3 different chokes on one gun


Or teal, loaded with 3 inch nr 7.5 wide open chokes
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#5863052 - 08/04/15 02:42 PM Re: Triple Magnum [Re: Sniper John]
beaversnipe Offline
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ordered one today under $1400.will have it by Friday. will be interesting screwing 3 metrobarels in it at the same time since they are threaded rem chokes.
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#5866290 - 08/06/15 01:30 PM Re: Triple Magnum [Re: Sniper John]
JRR Offline
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Let us know how it is.

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#5866363 - 08/06/15 02:07 PM Re: Triple Magnum [Re: Sniper John]
txtrophy85 Offline
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I saw thst gun and first thing I though was.........cool
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#5868911 - 08/08/15 12:04 AM Re: Triple Magnum [Re: Sniper John]
beaversnipe Offline
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Went on a hunt today with it, and was lots of fun.
3 shots in under a second, as fast as you could pull the trigger. Grackels worst nightmare.
Got my chokes in today and used 3 black duck patternmastern. Also added a magnetic hi viz glo thingemagic on the barrel and bought an extra padding to the stock cause i have long arms i guess.
I will use this gun with 2 3/4 loads all year on ducks and pheasants, except for geese and cranes.
I love them chokes, they are pricey, but makes a cheap load feel like a 3 inch quality load.
Love them cheap herters for heavy volume shooting. I used 3 1/2 inch heavy shot dead coyote on them cranes last year and was able to knock down a few as far as 70-80 yards. Ridiculous!


Edited by beaversnipe (08/08/15 12:10 AM)
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#5869746 - 08/08/15 08:04 PM Re: Triple Magnum [Re: Sniper John]
passthru Offline
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Interesting.
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