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Bullpup versus pistol grip shotgun...

Discussion in 'Rifle Discussion' started by jordanvraptor, Jan 30, 2014.

  1. jordanvraptor

    jordanvraptor Oregon City, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    If the bullpup wasn't two pounds heavier than the 870 it would be no contest, but that and the awkwardness of the bullpup still leaves me wondering which is better for Zombie/Home Defense... Anyways, I'm bored so here is a pic.

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  2. oli700

    oli700 Rogue Valley Well-Known Member

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    IMO anything you can shoulder and aim is going to have an advantage regardless of weight, neither would be my first choice but if it was all I had I would choose the bull pup.....
     
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  3. Nwcid

    Nwcid Yakima and N of Spokane Well-Known Member

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    When i was young I had a pistol grip on my M500. Now that I have grown up I realize how limited the practical use is for such a thing. I will take a full stock any day.
     
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  4. Caveman Jim

    Caveman Jim West of Oly Springer Slayer 2016 Volunteer

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    The one pictured looks so much better than the new one (that thing is hideous to say the least)


    Bullpup Unlimited, Inc
     
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    cookie THE SOCIALIST STATE OF KALI - FORNIA Well-Known Member

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    I usually enjoy seeing people shoot their pistol grip shotgun. When the shotgun recoils and smacks them in the face it puts a big grin on mine. Of course I could have told them about the recoil but they wouldn't listen anyway, I try to mind my own business. I would rather keep the action as far away from my face as possible though.
     
  6. The Heretic

    The Heretic Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Bullpup - by far in my experience (you will notice I didn't say opinion, I said "experience").

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  7. Oklahomie

    Oklahomie Marysville Active Member

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    What is the top gun? I've only ever seen that it a video game.
     
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  8. Nwcid

    Nwcid Yakima and N of Spokane Well-Known Member

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  9. HenryJ

    HenryJ Eastern Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Wouldn't you practice point and shoot with a pistol grip, rather than trying to raise it and sight down the barrel?
     
  10. jordanvraptor

    jordanvraptor Oregon City, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    The Breachersgrip has the recoil reduction spring so it doesn't hurt as long as you keep your wrist straight. I got it just to try it out. I will probably buy the conventional stock version called the Compstock as I also prefer a full stock. The HS10B is awkward to reload but its compactness and semi auto capability makes for a great CQB shotgun. As long as you can take care of things with a 6 + 1 capacity. Here is a link to a short vid.

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    cookie THE SOCIALIST STATE OF KALI - FORNIA Well-Known Member

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    Go for it!!!!
     
  12. HenryJ

    HenryJ Eastern Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    I do pistol grip :) from the hip, point and shoot.

    Practice, practice.