AMMUNITION: The Stoeger P3000 shotgun is chambered 12 gauge. It has been designed to fire 2 3/4” (70mm) to 3” (76mm) length with lead and steel shot. Use of Full and Improved Modified choke tubes is not recommended with steel shot.
Can Stoeger P3000 shoot slugs?
Just unscrew the magazine tube cap and it drops right out, bringing you to the four-plus-one capacity. I’ve been shooting the P3000 with all sorts of 12-gauge ammo including slugs, buckshot, birdshot and even the Aguila Minishell slug and buckshot loads.
How many shells does a Stoeger P3000 hold?
The P3000 weighs 6.9 pounds and measures 49.5 inches long. The magazine tube holds four 2¾-inch or 3-inch shells.
Is Stoeger P3000 a good shotgun?
I found the Stoeger P3000 Defense Pump tucked into my shoulder quite easily and snugly, and yielded excellent control when swinging from target to target in multiple-threat drills. Recoil is, well, what you’d expect in a 12-gauge shotgun. (l.) Comfortable and cushioning, the pistol grip positions the firing hand well.
What choke does the Stoeger P3000 use?
Like essentially every modern gun produced by Stoeger and the extended Beretta family, the P3000 is threaded for the standard Beretta/Benelli Mobil choke system, which makes additional choke tubes—be they purchased from the factory or on the secondary market—decidedly easy to come by.
What choke system does Stoeger use?
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Which choke is best for slugs?
A cylinder choke is recommended for shooting rifled slugs in a smooth-bore barrel. Sabot slugs should only be shot through our fully-rifled slug barrels. It is not safe to shoot slugs through chokes tighter than those listed here.
Where is Stoeger P3000 made?
Stoeger can sell at the lower price since the P3000 is made in Turkey. Being made in Turkey isn’t a knock either there are some very nice shotguns coming out of that country. The P3000 has a black matte finish with polymer furniture.
Who makes Stoeger shotguns?
Stoeger is a wholly owned subsidiary of Benelli, which in turn is owned by Italian firearms manufacturer Beretta. Besides marketing a line of tactical and hunting shotguns as well as air rifles, Stoeger also serves as an FFL for importing firearms by Uberti, also a member of the Benelli/Beretta group.
Are Stoeger shotguns good guns?
While it may compare in price, when it comes to performance, the Stoeger distances itself from the rest. As I mentioned, the action is super-smooth. As for accuracy — well, it shoots as well as my Benelli. The gun is reliable, durable and has performed as well as any gun I have carried.
How much is a Stoeger P3000?
$289. Stoeger’s P3000, winner of the 2016 Outdoor Life “Great Buy” award, sets a new standard for dependability at a wallet-friendly price. This shotgun from Stoeger will reliably handle any 12-gauge load from 2¾” field rounds to 3″ magnums.
How much is a Stoeger M3000?
$559. The solidly constructed M3000 shotgun will more than fulfill your hunting needs. It’s the perfect choice for waterfowl, wild turkey, or upland game birds. For reliability and performance, no other semi-auto in its price range compares to the rugged, practical M3000.
Where are Stoeger shotguns made?
The Stoeger Coach Gun is a double-barreled shotgun. It is marketed and distributed by Stoeger Industries in Accokeek, Maryland. It is manufactured by E.R. Amantino (Boito) in Veranópolis, Brazil.
Do Benelli chokes work in Stoeger?
Premium Member. It appears Benelli choke tubes are interchangeable with Stoeger guns.
What is the best turkey choke for a Stoeger m3500?
The best two were Hevi-Shot Magnum blend #5 #6 and #7s and Federal premium #5. they patterned great at 20 and 40 yards.