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Beretta S686 Essential Shotgun

Beretta’s over/under shotguns are among the best available. However, their price tags reflect this fact, with some of the higher grades costing more than many new cars. Beretta’s new S686 Essential model in 12 gauge is designed, in the words of the Beretta catalog, to offer “all of the operating systems, safety features, durability and performance for which Beretta over-and-under are known,” at a suggested retail price of $1,215. Some may say that’s still a bit pricey for a shotgun, but it’s the most budget-priced O/U in Beretta’s line.

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Lakeside Machine LM-7

During the ten year term of the Clinton Assault Weapons ban (1994-2004), joint firearms that were deemed “assault weapons” were prohibited from the manufacturer for sale to individuals. Also, forbidden were magazines and feeding devices with a capacity higher than ten rounds.

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