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Posted in thread: what was everyones first gun? on 04-28-2012 at 10:44 PM
I can't recall the model number, but my first firearm was a bolt action Mossberg shotgun in 12
gauge. It had a magazine that held two shot shells and also had an adjustable choke. I was 16
and it was ...
Posted in thread: Gun Cleaning Input on 10-04-2011 at 10:53 PM
I always clean from the breech. As far as the aluminum rod vs steel, never had a nylon or vinyl
covered rod leave plastic fouling as I always use a bore guide. The rod never touches the bore.
I use to...
Posted in thread: Gun Cleaning Input on 10-04-2011 at 09:53 PM
I clean my guns after every trip to the range or if hunting and the guns been fired it gets
cleaned the first chance I get. For my shotguns they get broken down and thouroughly cleaned
after about 50 ...
Posted in thread: 11-87 misfires on 03-20-2011 at 09:07 PM
A while back I mentioned my father's 11-87 and having problems getting a barrel to fit. Well I
got that problem solved and then my father passed away in January, so I thought maybe I should
give that ...
Posted in thread: 11-87 Special Purpose Barrel on 06-27-2010 at 12:58 PM
I thought I'd post an update to the 11-87 barrel problem. I contacted Remington customer
support and described to them how the replacement barrel I ordered just wouldn't fit. After
confirming the part...
Posted in thread: 11-87 Special Purpose Barrel on 06-13-2010 at 06:35 PM
Thanks for replying. When my father told me the new barrel wouldnt fit I also assumed that
there had to be an alignment problem, but when I checked, eveything seemed to be aligned. I can
replace the o...
Posted in thread: 11-87 Special Purpose Barrel on 06-13-2010 at 01:13 PM
I'm new to this forum but thought I'd toss out a question to this group before I call the folks
at Remington. My father bought an 11-87 Special Purpose 12 guage sometime back in the late 80s
or early ...