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Author Topic: Forgiving choke for 870  (Read 1916 times)

Offline sswv

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Re: Forgiving choke for 870
« Reply #15 on: March 21, 2019, 02:18:07 PM »
I started shooting an 870 in 1974 (still have it) and bought a 21"er when they first become available. I've shot every choke, shot size and ammo brand I could find over the years and found the RSFT choke does exactly everything I need done. Before they were available I used a Hastings and a Star Dot, both .660. In the 12ga I shoot #6 as my primary load but over the years I've used #5 and either one does a fine job. Every gun is different, every shooters expectations are different and ammo brands are different even with the same size shot. Keep shooting and trying different set-ups you'll find that one that's just right for you.

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Offline High plains drifter

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Re: Forgiving choke for 870
« Reply #16 on: April 12, 2019, 12:35:38 AM »
Extra full, Remington factory choke.Federal hi power 17/8 copper plated BB'S.Thats what I use.