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Old 09-14-2012, 08:57 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by tCan
Yeah, I have an 870 Express Magnum.
Whats the diffrence
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Old 09-14-2012, 10:07 PM   #12
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The asterisks designate choke type and the star has something to do with the chamber or head space......IIRC, might be wrong on the star

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Old 09-15-2012, 12:10 AM   #13
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is the barrel equipped with a "REM-choke" system?

the older wingmasters and expresses didn't utilize the REM-choke system, but yours looks like a newer model. in order to change out the choke(s) you had to buy a new barrel with a built-in choke of your choice.

that's what that barrel looks like to me.

i've never seen a newer 870 without a vent-rib. it looks like it might possibly be a replacement barrel, or even a buckshot barrel................IDK.


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Old 09-15-2012, 02:11 PM   #14
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You can always call the company. I've had good luck in the past with knowledgeable and eager reps. :-)


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