View Full Version : Remington 870 Police as a factory Teflon Gun
September 19, 2005, 05:54 PM
Folks - new to forum and would appreciate any thoughts - have a chance to buy, local dealer, NIB 870 Police w/green TEFLON coating - said to be original factory gun.
Can't find confirmation on Remington's site of a teflon finish, only parkerized.
September 19, 2005, 06:26 PM
This is all that I could find, catalog #6471, good looking SG, if this is the gun it isn't an actual Police Magnum it's an 870 Tactical.
Item #: 6471
Description: REM 870TACT 12M/20CB BS 8RD OD
Model #: 870 Tactical
Finish: Olive Drab
Receiver: Olive Drab
Stock: Synthetic Black, Speed Feed IV Stock & Forend
Barrel Length: 20"
Overall Length: 40.5"
Weight: 7.7 lbs
Butt Plate Recoil Pad: Black R3 Recoil Pad
Additional Features 1: Tubular Magazine with 3-Shot Magazine Extension
Sugg. Retail Price: $452.00
Quantity in Stock: 49
Quantity to Order:
Caliber: 12 Gauge
Action: Pump Action
September 19, 2005, 08:06 PM
This isn't a Police model.
It's actually an Express Model with the plastic trigger guard and other Express features.
It's essentially the Express Home Defense Model with a different stock, and a green coated finish.
September 19, 2005, 08:30 PM
This is very good info and came right on time. I'm also looking for a Rem 870 Express HD.
I just spoke this morning over the telephone with a sales rep from Dicks Sporting Goods here in MD. He told me almost the exact thing, "Remington made a special model, green color, just for us".
I'm going to check it out tomorrow morning, and I believe he quoted me a price a little over $300.00. I'll check it against the specs posted in this msg.
September 20, 2005, 08:26 AM
Thanks for the info!
October 3, 2005, 11:31 PM
Just picked one up yesterday at Dick's. $329.99
October 3, 2005, 11:51 PM
God that looks yuckie...........but strangely attractive. :barf: :) :)
For some reason I've always liked the idea of an OD Green gun.
MANY years ago, someone was making plastic standard stocks and forearms for the 870 in OD Green, and I've always kicked myself for not buying one.
I do have to say the green metal and the black stock looks good.
Any estimate on how hard and tough the finish is, and how well it'll hold up???
October 4, 2005, 09:39 AM
One of the bigger shops in our area has been getting them in regularly and selling them just as quick. Definately an Express.
October 4, 2005, 02:10 PM
Yep. 870 Express Magnum
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