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  • DirtyD

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    Picking one up with the 18" bbl and 7 shot factory tube... going tacti-cool with it, got an M4 style stock on the way... what else? Give me some ideas here folks...
     

    40Arpent

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    Surefire forend light, side-saddle shell holder, ghost ring sights, and one of those extended "strike" choke tubes.
     

    Jeff-Tex

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    A Surefire led flashlight is handy around midnight.

    The budget model (G2) can be found for around $40 and it's very bright.


    TXSUT - Beat me to the punch! :)
     

    JKTex

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    A Surefire led flashlight is handy around midnight.

    The budget model (G2) can be found for around $40 and it's very bright.


    TXSUT - Beat me to the punch! :)

    The most "budget" model I see is still close to $300 from Surefire. Where are you seeing, or finding a "G2".

    Either way, they look pretty cool (except the big Surefire badging) they're pretty expensive considering you can get a new forend and light mount < $40 then add the weapon light of your choice. Maybe I'm missing something.
     

    40Arpent

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    This is the one I had in mind, $350. I didn't see where DirtyD said price was a consideration. You ask for ideas, I'll help you spend your money. ;)

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    40Arpent

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    pics of said choke tube....?


    i don't recall seeing any tactical style choke tubes....

    The choke on the Remington model 870 TAC. Call it a breacher extension or whatever you want; if I am out of ammo, I will strike with it. ;)
     

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    Jeff-Tex

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    That will definitely give you some human core samples to take back to the lab.
     
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