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#6270155 - 04/21/16 01:05 PM What size shells can a 20 gauge magnum shotgun shoot safety?
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Kinda new to shotguns, especially 20 gauges, but what size shells can 20 gauge shotguns shoot safely? 3", 2 3/4?

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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#6270180 - 04/21/16 01:19 PM Re: What size shells can a 20 gauge magnum shotgun shoot safety? [Re: Friction]
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A 20ga Magnum with a 3" chamber will shoot any 2 3/4 or 3 inch shells.
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#6270201 - 04/21/16 01:34 PM Re: What size shells can a 20 gauge magnum shotgun shoot safety? [Re: Friction]
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Thank you.

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#6270262 - 04/21/16 02:22 PM Re: What size shells can a 20 gauge magnum shotgun shoot safety? [Re: Friction]
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Look at the barrel and see what shells it will accept. Not all will accept 3 inch shells.
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#6270463 - 04/21/16 04:56 PM Re: What size shells can a 20 gauge magnum shotgun shoot safety? [Re: rexmitchell]
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Originally Posted By: rexmitchell
Look at the barrel and see what shells it will accept. Not all will accept 3 inch shells.


Yup, but I think if it's marked "magnum" it should be a 3" chamber. Definitely check your barrel and it will tell you.
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