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Old September 21, 2009, 08:21 PM   #1
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Help with Remington 1187 butt plate screws

Can anyone tell me what type head the butt plate screws on a 1187 have? I thought they were a hex head but have tried every size allen wrench including the half sizes .


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Old September 21, 2009, 09:11 PM   #2
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I don't know for sure but I'll throw out two guesses....

Metric or Torx?

Actually, now that I think about more, I believe that my 870 had straight edge screws in the butt plate, 11-87 might be the same.
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Old September 22, 2009, 12:16 PM   #3
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Philips if you got something else, was it a used gun and after mkt screws.
I checked two guns.
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Old September 22, 2009, 12:19 PM   #4
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11-87's have a recoil pad not a butt plate
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