Pawn Shop Finds – The Poor Man's KSG… An 870 Bullpup

One of my favorite things about writing for TFB is being able to write about the crazy things I find in the wild. Last week I was running around the various shops in western Michigan and came across this bullpup 870 conversion. The guy behind the counter was an extremely grumpy old-timer who went on about MUH 1911 and how polymer guns are Chinese junk. I could write an entire article on the employee but the shotgun was something I was rather interested in checking out.

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TFB REVIEW: Remington 870 Tac14 12 Gauge Firearm – With A Twist

Any Other Weapon (AOW) shotgun gauge firearms have never really interested me. If you are going to go through all the time and effort to buy a chopped-down scattergun, spend the extra $195 and go hog wild with a short barreled shotgun (SBS). If you need any more convincing, making an existing shotgun into either an AOW or SBS costs the same in National Firearms Act (NFA) taxes – $200. As an alternative, you can skip the tax, the registration, the wait and paperwork and head directly to sumpy 12 gauge bliss with the Remington 870 TAC14.

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Add A Round To Your Shotgun Without Adding Bulk

Ever find it annoying that your Remington 870 won’t hold a full box of buckshot in the magazine tube or want to add some capacity without adding a ton of bulk? The Wilson Combat Scattergun Technologies plus one magazine tube only adds 2″ of length to the magazine tube to keep the shotgun feeling lightweight and bulk-free.

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Remington 870 vs. Mossberg 500 Series

The age old question of Remington 870 vs. Mossberg 500 has plagued shooters for decades. In this episode of TFBTV, Patrick takes a look at the two shotguns to talk about some of the features of each and reveals what shotgun is his favorite based on the features alone.

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Remington 870 Express Tactical

If you look in the trunk of just about any patrol car in America you are going to find a Remington 870 of one flavor or another. Over ten million of the legendary pump action shotguns have been produced over the years, and there is no sign of them stopping now.

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CUSTOM: SilencerCo Summit 870 SBS Salvo Package

SilencerCo has just announced their latest installment of the Summit Series of custom guns and suppressors. Besides the custom American Flag case from San Tan Woodworks, the new package includes a new breacher front cap for the included eight-inch Salvo.

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What If You Could Only Have Three Guns?

In this hypothetical situation, what if you were limited to three firearms? What would you choose to optimize your ability to accomplish what you personally need to with firearms? In this video, we give a rundown of what we would pick.

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UTG Announces New Made-In-America PRO Pic Rails

Not content to be called “cheap (insert choice east-asian country here) sh*t” UTG, has been rapidly expanding its USA based manufacturing capabilities. Products manufactured in their US facility have picked up the “Pro” moniker.

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First Look: Remington Classic 870 Defense Shotgun

This past week I attended the Remington writers seminar near Fayetteville, West Virginia. This event doesn’t exclude some tactical guns but is dedicated primarily to sporting arms. Over the next week I’ll be bringing the readers news of new Remington guns as well as rifles from Dakota Arms, Marlin and Nesika.

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Wire EDM Extractor for Remington 870/1100 from Volquartsen?

Having owned multiple 870’s (and ultimately selling them because of extractors), its nice to see a few options out there as a replacement for the cast part that typifies the off-the-rack offerings. Volquartsen is taking it to a whole new level of precision by using Wire-EDM Manufacturing to produce their “Exact Edge” extractor.

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Weekend Photo: A Home Defense Rem' 870 Police Magnum

Steve sent us this photo of his Remington 870 Police Magnum. He writes …

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Weekend Photo: "The Woodsman" Short Barreled Shotgun

Pete sent us photos of this beautiful custom short barrel shotgun be built. He has named it “The Woodsman”. It started life as, circa. 2000, as a Remington 870 Police Magnum. Rose Action Sports cut the barrel, crowned it and threaded it for choke tubes. Pete then added the following parts:

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Mesa Tactical Receiver-Length Rails for Remington & Mossberg Shotguns

Mesa Tactical has released receiver-length rails for the ubiquitous Mossberg 500/590 and Remington 870 series shotguns compatible with Mesa’s high-mount stock adapters. Both the Remington and Mossberg rails clock in a 9.5 inches.

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POTD: 12 gauge Remington 870 Police USSS (United States Secret Service)

Stephen sent us this beautiful photo of 12 gauge Remington 870 Police USSS with a walnut stock.

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Firefield Announces Remington 870 Purpose-Built Red-Dot Sight

Firefield has announced a purpose-built red-dot sight for Remington 870 shotguns. The red-dot comes pre-integrated with receiver-pin mount. On the upside, it reduces the profile of the sight. The downside: you will have to remove any existing top rail and it looks like side-saddle carriers may not be compatible.

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