View Full Version : highlander shotgun?

08-31-2010, 02:43 PM
About 2 monthes ago i picked up a franchi highlander shotgun for $1500/w 4 extra choke tubes NIB . I love the gun but almost seems like too good of a deal? thoughts??

08-31-2010, 08:09 PM
Sounds about right for one with nice wood that fits well.:thumbsup:

Uncle Buck
09-01-2010, 02:30 PM
There was some discussion here last season re trigger problems with the gun, but Benneli/Franchi took care of any as I recall. I hope so because I have a Destino, the fancier straight stocked version. The wood is gorgeous so I have never shot it. The current Weartherby version, Italia, I beleive is the same gun.

09-12-2010, 02:31 PM
The Highlanders were a failure for Franchi. They had high hopes for them but about 8 months ago they closed them all out and you could buy one from CDNN for 999.00. I had a 12b that I sold, I wasn't nearly as impressed with it when i got it home as I was in the store. I also have a Destino, but they aren't the same gun. I used the Destino for a year as my main bird gun and liked it. I've since went to double triggers and won't go back to a single trigger.