Can you shoot slugs out of a pump shotgun?

Can you shoot slugs out of a pump shotgun?

Can you shoot slugs through a 20 gauge pump shotgun? – Quora. Yes! They fly flatter than a 12 gauge but do not have the same energy level. Recoil is much more manageable so a second or third shot can be on target faster than a 12 gauge.

Can you shoot slugs through a Remington 870?

Re: Dumb rookie question: 870 Express Synthetic and slugs You absolutely can shoot slugs through your cylinder choke barrel. On the shelf at the store, you’re likely to see two varieties of slugs – rifled and sabot. A sabot slug is designed to be very accurate out of a rifled barrel.

What shotgun barrel shoot slugs?

A sabot slug is what you want to shoot out of a rifled barrel because the barrel will put the spin on the projectile. Because the barrel is rifled, the projectile does not need to be rifled. A rifled slug is what you want to shoot out a smooth bore barrel.

Is the Remington 870 barrel rifled?

The Remington 870 Express Fully Rifled Deer Barrel features front rifle sight and rear rifle sight but you can get optic sight to be able to shoot further. The barrel itself is 20 inches in length and can be easily maneuvered for better handling in an intense situation.

Can I shoot rifled slugs through a smooth barrel?

You can use a sabot in a smooth barrel, but don’t expect very good performance. If you hold your shooting to 75 yards or less, full-bore rifled slugs will perform every bit as well as the more sophisticated sabots when it comes to bringing down your deer.

Where can I buy a Remington 870 slug barrel?

REMINGTON 870 BARREL 12 GA SMOOTHBORE slug 20” 2-3/4” RIFLE SIGHTS Home defense! You are bidding on item#PS3064. JUST CAME INTO THE PAWN SHOP. LOOKS OT BE ALL GOOD. We do not know much about slug barrels so please ask all questions. Remington 870 12 gauge. We are Saugerties pawnbrokers located at 2910 rt9w. Saugerties NY 12477.

How tall is a 12 gauge Remington slug?

Available in 2¾” or 3″ 12-gauge and 20-gauge versions. Height of bullet trajectory in inches above or below line of sight if zeroed at 100 yards. Sights 0.5 inches above bore line.

How big is the Remington Express 20 gauge?

Rifle-sighted Rem Choke deer barrels are supplied with rifled and improved cylinder choke tubes. Express 20 gauge fully rifled deer barrel has a 2 3/4″ chamber. Model 870 extra barrels with 2 3/4″ chambers will fit both Magnum and 2 3/4″ receivers.

What are the choke settings on a Remington 870 pump shotgun?

Here is a Remington 12 gauge 870 pump Polychoke Deluxe barrel for 2 3/4″ models only. There are 6 different choke settings which include slug. Improved cylinder, modified, improved modified, full, and extra full.