GUN Let's add another Remmy 870 thread to the pile!

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  1. amill94

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    After reading some of the past threads, I found myself thinking that I don't have a home defense shotgun. The only shotty I have is an old Ithaca Model 37 with the 30" barrel. So anyway, looking at the 870 w/ the 18" barrel.http://www.budsgunshop.com/catalog/product_info.php/products_id/95077
    I can get it locally for $330.

    But, should I save myself the ~$50+ and get the Mossberg 500?http://www.budsgunshop.com/catalog/product_info.php/cPath/37_336/products_id/47809

    I've been told they're pretty much the same spec and performance wise...but what would you guys do?
     
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    870 is worth the $50. I don't know one 870 owner that said "Man I wish I would of saved that $50-$70"
     
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    I guess. I was looking around on Mossberg's site and found the 50668. I like it, but it's a 20" so it's a little larger than the 870, but I like the look of it more. [​IMG]

    It's around $440 though. Mabye I should tacticool out the 870 for the same price. :dunno:
     
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    Between the main forum, and WMD there are at least three threads about this right now.

    Buy the 870.
     
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    Got to the pawnshop, buy the 870, be happy with your choice. I got mine for $175 with three choke tubes and sling swivels.
     
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    Alright, I'll get the 870 I guess. What is recommend for the first mod? A light of some sort? Who makes a good light setup for the 870? The gun will be replacing my AR as my first line home defense rifle.
     
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    Surefire makes a nice light/forearm combo, but it's not cheap.

    A Speedfeed stock would also be nice.
     
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    I'll look into both. Thanks.
     
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    Buy the 870 and shoot the crap out of it before you start bolting stuff to it. Take a class.
     
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