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Remington 870 12ga Choke ?

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Remington 870 12ga Choke ?

Postby buckcrazy » Wed Dec 06, 2017 11:09 am

Wondering what the best choke tube is for a 870 with OO Buckshot and thought I'd get some opinions before running out and buying them. I have never shot buckshot out of this gun before. I'll be shooting 3" shells out of it.
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Re: Remington 870 12ga Choke ?

Postby Curlyjack » Wed Dec 06, 2017 11:20 am

I use a full choke with mine for OO Buckshot, and it works fine.
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Re: Remington 870 12ga Choke ?

Postby jv » Wed Dec 06, 2017 8:39 pm

I agree with Curlyjack on the full choke
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Re: Remington 870 12ga Choke ?

Postby buckcrazy » Thu Dec 07, 2017 7:33 am

thanks guys, I'll try a full and see what kind of pattern I come up with. What kind of distance do you guys pattern at? I was thinking 40 yds would be suffice
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Re: Remington 870 12ga Choke ?

Postby Curlyjack » Thu Dec 07, 2017 12:27 pm

I think I pattern my at about 20 yds., I think it just depends on how far you plan on shooting a deer with it.
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