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January 19, 2011, 12:46 PM
Does anyone know a good source for used SG barrels? I'm looking for a smooth slug barrel for a Remington 1100 to use as a HD gun so I don't want to spend a fortune. Thanks
January 19, 2011, 01:16 PM
A used gun store / pawn shop ...in my area .....has a box in the corner of the shop with about 2 dozen barrels in it ...and will often part something out / if you buy the gun / and don't want the rest of it.
I would just shop the used gun shops / pawn shops in your area that specialize in guns .....
January 19, 2011, 02:14 PM
A little off-topic; but, strange as it may seem, Mossberg makes some barrels to fit the Remington 870.
For a 18-inch HD barrel, the Remington Country Store wants $134 for part #F242247 (http://www.remingtoncountrystore.com/partsPaging.aspx?layout=0&number=3&catalogid=1&categoryid=3566&topcat=1038).
Mossberg's price for their version, #90335 (http://www.mossberg.com/products/access.asp?type=barrels§ion=access), of the 870 HD barrel is $103.
January 19, 2011, 06:17 PM
If all else fails, you can check out this web site. http://www.barrelexchange.com/srch_1.cfm?manuf=Remington&ga=12+ga.&Submit=Search
As per usual, "buyer beware" when buying off the Internet.
Good Luck & Be Safe
January 19, 2011, 08:25 PM
Don't set your price expectations too unrealistic. Short, smooth HD type barrels tend to command the highest resale price while the long hunting type "standard" barrels tend to be the cheapest. I think this is simply a reflection of the law of supply and demand. Joe goes into Walmart and buys a standard hunting shotgun and starts to customize it. His "excess" standard barrel has to compete with all the others out there for a buyer.
January 20, 2011, 02:57 PM
I've had several good transactions with Corson's Barrels (http://www.corsonsbarrels.com/).
January 20, 2011, 05:28 PM
January 25, 2011, 11:53 PM
Thanks, I just saw these responses for some reason.
February 1, 2011, 02:18 AM
If anyone coming across this wants to sell one of those standard long 870 12 gauge 3" Express barrels I am looking for one. While I have been looking two chopped theirs; one after a few two many beers.
February 1, 2011, 06:29 AM
That is a false statement, I never said I'd had too many... just enough to lubricate the mind.
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