Custom Remington 870 Police
When somebody asks me what I should do to my shotgun one of my first suggestions would be to add ghost ring sights. For many shooters, myself included, the ghost ring sight is one of the fastest types of sights for target acquisition. It is fairly accurate, easy to use, and obscures the target less than nearly all other non-optical sights. Because of this, ghost ring sights are commonly installed on combat shotguns. In my opinion, the ghost ring sight is the fastest and easiest to use shotgun sight available.
Staked Front Sight
My favorite ghost ring sight is made by Scattergun Technologies. It requires drilling and tapping of the receiver for the rear sight and the front sight is epoxyed on over the existing bead sight at the front of the barrel. I usually go a step further on my installs and stake the front sight through the bead sight so it doesn’t fall off during heavy use.
If you are thinking about having these sights installed on your Remington 870 or 11-87 or just have questions feel free to e-mail me or give me a call. The sights usually run around $115 to $150 dollars from Brownells and I charge $90.00 to install them, that includes staking the front sight.
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Top view of Scattergun Technologies rear sight made by Trijicon
Close up view of the rear Trijicon Ghost Ring Sight
Trijicon Ghost Ring Sight front view
Although I am not a big fan of forcing things it is always a good thing to have the right hammer for the job. When you drop your firearm off to us we will treat it as if it is our own making sure not to leave a scratch or dent or as I call it buggering up your gun.
I get to work on all kinds of cool stuff and this was a first. Although I do a lot of work on the KSG’s this was the first short barrel KSG.
Dont Miss #OnTarget, your #talk #radio show. #gunoftheweek #cww #firearms in the news. tune in saturday’s at 1PM on #610wtvn. Special Guest this week Franklin County Sheriff Zach Scott.
Here is something you don’t see very often #rifle #pistol #firearm#ammunition on the left a #357Magnum #revolver round and on the right a#357MagnumMax revolver round I would love to have a #leveraction rifle chambered for the 357 magnum max cartridge.
The Right Tools for the Job… I remember back in my younger years my first pistol was a Taurus PT 92 AF. I took such good care of that gun. I remember taking it to a local gunsmith in my area to have night sights installed. Three weeks later I got the call that the gun was ready for pickup. When I arrived at his shop my beautiful Taurus looked like it had been dragged behind a truck. The new night sights had nicks and dings and the slide had half-moon dents where the gunsmith had missed while beating on the sights. Continue reading
EDC or Every Day Carry refers to the philosophy or spirit of ‘preparedness’ that goes along with the selection and carrying of these items. Implicit in the term is the sense that an EDC is an individual’s personal selection of equipment, arrived at after deliberation, rather than a standardized kit. I pretty much don’t leave home without the items pictured above. I also carry a wallet keys and glasses. In the summer I usually opt for the smaller flashlight and I also have an EDC backpack that is usually close by. L to R Spyderco Paramilitary, Olight M22 Warrior, iPhone 6plus and Custom Glock 19
JC (Jon) talking about the new Taurus M3 80 revolver during today’s OnTarget radio show on 610WTVN. This could be a game changer for those who don’t like the recoil of the 38 special revolver. We have one for rent on the range so you can try it out if you want and they are in stock for purchase too.
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Olin Corporation, through its Winchester Division, is recalling two (2) lots of M*22™ 22 Long Rifle 40 Grain Black Copper Plated Round Nose rimfire ammunition. Symbol Number: S22LRT Lot Numbers: GD42L and GD52L Winchester has determined the above lots of 22 Long Rifle rimfire ammunition may contain double powder charges.
Ammunition with double powder charges may subject the shooter or bystanders to a risk of serious personal injury and/or death, or cause firearm damage, rendering the firearm inoperable. Do Not Use Winchester® M*22™ 22 Long Rifle Rimfire Ammunition With Lot Numbers GD42L or GD52L. The ammunition Lot Number is imprinted (stamped without ink) on the left tuck flap of the 500-round carton as indicated in the nearby photo. The 1000-round intermediate carton does not have a Lot Number.
Shop owner Rich Sehlmeyer holds a legal AR-15 assault-style rifle pistol grip on Saturday, May 25, 2013, at The Gun Shop in Lake Luzerne, N.Y. (Cindy Schultz / Times Union)
You gotta check this article out, looks like an AR to me…
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