How big is the barrel on a Browning gold?
I found a used Browning Gold at a good price. After I pointed out a dent in the vent rib and whined, I got an even better price on it. It’s a 12 gauge with a 26-inch barrel. It shoots where I look.
How many Browning gold semi auto shotguns do I have?
I’ve owned, and extensively hunted with, at least five Browning Golds. These include a pair of 12 gauge 3″ chambered models, one 12 gauge 3-1/2″ version, and (at least) a couple of 20 gauge Golds.
What are the gauges on a Browning Gold Hunter?
These include a pair of 12 gauge 3″ chambered models, one 12 gauge 3-1/2″ version, and (at least) a couple of 20 gauge Golds. All have been outstanding performers, providing a couple of tweaks are made. Here are the basic specifications for the Gold Hunter, what you might call the standard model: Gauges -12 and 20
How big is a 12 ga Browning shotgun?
Average weight -7 lbs. 6 oz. (12 ga, 28″ brl.); 6 lbs. 14 oz. (20 ga, 28″ brl.) Overall length -48 1/2″ (12 ga, 28″ brl.); 48 1/4″ (20 ga, 28″ brl.) Drop at comb -1 3/4″ Drop at heel -2″ (12 ga.); 2 1/4″ (20 ga.) Length of pull – 14 1/4″ Rib width -1/4″ 2005 MSRP -$1190 (12 ga. 3 1/2″); $1025 (12 and 20 ga. 3″)
What kind of gun is the Browning gold?
I always thought the Gold (1994-2007)* was underappreciated. It’s a soft-shooting, easy-cleaning gun that begat the Winchester Super X2/Super X3/Browning Silver family, all of which use its gas system. For a time it was the only semiauto that wasn’t a Beretta that anyone used for serious sporting clays.
How big was the first Browning gas semiauto?
The 3 ½-inch Gold was the very first 3 ½-inch gas semiauto. Browning engineers assumed that all they had to do was stretch the 3-inch Gold a little until it was a 3 ½.
When did the Browning 3 inch gold come out?
My gun is a 3-inch Gold from 1996 and works beautifully if I run it almost dry with a little bit of oil on the bolt rails. There are lots of used Golds around and unless it’s an early 3 ½-inch gun ( say, a 1998 or 99) it will serve you faithfully and you could do much worse than to snap it up.
What are the specs for a Browning Gold Hunter?
Here are the basic specifications for the Gold Hunter, what you might call the standard model: Gauges -12 and 20 Supplied choke tubes -Full, modified, improved cylinder Magazine capacity-five 2 3/4″ shells; three-shot magazine adapter included.
What kind of trigger guard does Browning gold have?
Every Gold I’ve owned has had a heavy trigger, heavier than the gun itself, so a trigger job has always been the first order of business. The oversized triangular trigger-guard safety is one of the best ever, hard to miss even with gloved, frozen hands.