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Old 09-22-2012, 15:31   #42
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Originally Posted by G19freak View Post
The dirty little secret is that the 20ga is one of the worse recoilers out there---typically weighing a pound less than a similar 12ga while shooting the same weight (or nearly so) payload---well, somethings gotta give.
Actually, I don't know that this has ever been scientifically established. Yes, we all use the Shoulderometer but that's not reliable enough except for internet use.

If there are studies with scientific measurements of the 12 v. 20 gauge recoil I'd certainly like to see them and I bet Federal would too. And so would Remington.
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