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12.5" 870 barrels

Discussion in 'Tactical Shotguns' started by johnluger, Jan 17, 2012.

  1. johnluger

    johnluger

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    Anyone know where I can buy a 12.5 in 870 barrel? I am looking to do SBS.
     
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    A bunch of Canadian websites sell 14'' but I've never seen a 12.5''....
     

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    Thanks ill have to check them out.
     
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    Buy a barrel and have it cut and if you are looking for tighter shot patterns Vang Comp the barrel.
     
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    Why 12"? Isn't 14 as short as you can go w/o modding the mag tube and pump?
     
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    12.5 is right where the mag tube ring is at.


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    do it yourself. Plenty of advice on the process online in the gun forums, especially AR15.com.

    You're gonna have to pay $200 any way you go so why not get it exactly the way you want?

    Nalajr
     
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    I found a shop that will sell me a 14'' barrel once I get my stamp for $200 bucks. New NFA wait time is 4-6 months, last one took 90 days.
     
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    I don't believe you can go too short on a shotgun, unless you start cutting down the magazine tube. I've shot some extremely short LE shotguns. All were highly effective, and shorter is faster when fighting in a building. I see no problem with 12.5" barrels.
     
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    Talk to J.D. at AI&P Tactical (aippi here on GT). If anyone would know where to go he would be the one to direct you.
     
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