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Remington Model 870
Add to cart. Its barrel and stock had both been sawed off, making it shorter. Purple duct tape had been wrapped around the end of the stock. And short phrases had been etched into it.
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The Remington that Alexis chose to buy was not itself unusual. Since its introduction in , the , with its dozens of sub-variations, has become the best-selling shotgun in history. Over 10 million have been made. The Model Express Synthetic is an excellent choice as a permanent camp shotgun or as the foundation for your own personalized design.
Shotguns are generally used to fire multiple small, round projectiles, larger shot like buck shot, single round balls, or cylindrical slugs. The history of pump-action shotgun in America began shortly before the turn of the 20th century, as author Nick Hahn explained in The Gun Digest Book of the Remington While it had several offerings in production, by the late s Remington became concerned about its competitiveness in the pump-action shotgun market.
In , a team of Remington designers and engineers including L.
Pinckney began developing a new model. By , the company had sold a million of them. According to a history of Remington compiled by The Remington Society of America, the company put out sub-variations of regularly over the next several decades. John Pedersen designed the fragile Model 10 and later the improved model Working with John Browning , Pedersen also helped design the Model 17  which was adopted by Ithaca as the Ithaca 37 and also served as the basis for the Remington The Model 31 was an excellent shotgun, but struggled for sales in the shadow of the Winchester Model Remington sought to correct that by introducing in a modern, streamlined, rugged, reliable, and relatively inexpensive shotgun, the Wingmaster.
Sales of the have been steady.
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They reached 2 million guns by ten times the number of Model 31 shotguns it replaced. By , spurred by the basic "Express" model, sales topped seven million guns. The holds the record for best-selling pump gun in U.
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The features a bottom-loading, side ejecting receiver, tubular magazine under the barrel, dual action bars, internal hammer, and a bolt which locks into an extension in the barrel. The action, receiver, trigger system, safety catch and slide release catch of the Remington Model shotgun are similar to those used on the Remington Model series pump-action centrefire rifles and carbines.
The basic trigger group design was first used in the automatic Several parts of the will interchange with the semi-automatic Remington model and The main competitor of the Remington is the Mossberg The original models were offered with fixed chokes.
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In Remington introduced the new Remington " Rem Choke " system of screw-in chokes also fitted to Remington model auto-loading shotguns at the same time.