My landlord was nice enough to give me one of his old shotguns....A mint condition Browning B-80 12 gauge...Very nice looking ...
This is a Browning B-80 made in 1986 in Portugal. It is a gas operated semi automatic 12 gauge shotgun with invector choke ...
I'll show you how to disassemble the gas piston system on this great semi auto Browning shotgun. Improper installation can ruin ...
J. M. & M. S. BROWNING. MAGAZINE GUN. Patented Feb. 10, 1886. No. 312,183.
B ROWNING F IREARMS C OLLECTION
UNION STATION OGDEN, UTAH
National Mechanical Engineering Heritage Collection November 18, 1989
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
B ROWNING F IREARMS COLLECTION
he Browning Firearms
Collection, displayed at the Ogden Museum, is an historic assembly of guns invented by John Browning, his son Val, and his father, Jonathan. John Browning had an unusual talent for inventing guns at a time when our country was moving west and there was a need for better weapons to supply food and offer protection from the challenges to this movement both from other men and from wild animals. John Browning held 128 patents covering eighty separate and distinct firearms. Forty four of these firearms were sold to Winchester. Many of these guns are on display at the museum. Some of the cases show the original gun made by Browning, together with the subsequent production models. The ...
Still To Be Admired
Best known for its highvelocity, hard-hitting rifles, Weatherby has also been in the shotgun business for nearly 40 years. Weatherby shotguns have changed with the times, and these days are no different.
BY PHIL BOURJAILY, Field Editor
Photos by Hannele Lahti
fter I put the new PA-08 shotgun together, I called Weatherby's PR man, Aaron Smith. "Aaron, I'm going to ask you a question and you have to tell me the truth," I said. "Did you pick out the PA-08 you sent me or just send one from the warehouse?" "I've never seen it before. Why?" he asked apprehensively. "Because it has the most beautiful wood I've seen on a $400 shotgun." The PA-08 is Weatherby's new pump-action. Sourced from a Turkish vendor, it's made to sell at a low price point--in this case $389. But even inexpensive Turkish guns usually have well-finished, wellfigured wood, and this particular one was spectacular. In that way, this new gun remains ...