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Old June 17, 2005, 09:26 PM   #1
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Grad gift to self!!!

Well, it's done. I've graduated from high school!!! No one's got the nerve enough to get me a gun for graduation, so they all just gave me money and I went out and got myself a present.

I went to the shop to see what kind of interesting stuff they had this time and I found this thing called the Remington 870 Tactical Magnum. There's nothing about it at any of the Remmy sites so I assume it's pretty new. 12gx3", 20" cyl barrel, tube mag extended to 7 rounds, LE forend, pistolgrip buttstock, and the reciever, tube, extender and barrel are all park'ed OD green. The tag said about $460-something. I pick mine up one week from Monday. Anyone else seen these things yet?

EDIT: Here we go, this is what I got: Guns America Classifieds - Remington 870 Tactical Magnum
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Old June 17, 2005, 11:08 PM   #2
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Definatly got the cool factor going on..

Me..

I just have a stock 1200
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Old June 17, 2005, 11:33 PM   #3
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I bought me a pardner 12 Ga when I graducated too. I was in the same boat regarding the 'straw man' thing. They all said: get an Id and get it yourself. So I did. Still have that old thing and its still my favorite shotgun. Its now a 18" + adjustable choke I liberated from a semiauto I don't know what barrel in a bucket deal. Dont try shooting it like a pistol from mad max or you may have a new satelite named after you.
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Old June 18, 2005, 01:00 AM   #4
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Oh don't worry, I wasn't gonna try that. I don't need any more firearm related bruises. I finally understand what they mean by recoil after I pulled both triggers on my SxS simultaneously. But that's okay, my cheekbone took most of the force out of the blow, so my shoulder was only green for two weeks.
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Old June 18, 2005, 04:14 AM   #5
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Haven't seen that particular model, but cops been using 870's for a LONG time with good results.
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Old June 22, 2005, 12:46 PM   #6
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Time for a Covert Squirrel Hunting Operation!! Yee Haw. That looks cool!!
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Old June 22, 2005, 11:57 PM   #7
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Congrats on graduating! The gift to yourself - nice job. Enjoy, you got a good one. (Even if I haven't seen that particular modle 870 yet)
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