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by davidmauger_frogger
Sun Aug 04, 2019 7:37 am
Forum: General comments or discussion
Topic: Remington 870 20-ga Magnum Anomaly
Replies: 7
Views: 298

Re: Remington 870 20-ga Magnum Anomaly

Anyone provide reference to range of years the 20-ga Standard Frame Mangum produced? Introduced in 1962? Production ceased 1977? Can anyone corroborate this?
by davidmauger_frogger
Sat Aug 03, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: General comments or discussion
Topic: Remington 870 20-ga Magnum Anomaly
Replies: 7
Views: 298

Re: Remington 870 20-ga Magnum Anomaly

this is obviously what I looking for...anything that corroborates that either mistake in stamping SN, or more so have to suspect in later days of 20-ga standard frame, they were using up parts to assemble whatever and sell them off before going solely with the 20-ga LW 870. But Remington doesn't kee...
by davidmauger_frogger
Fri Aug 02, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: General comments or discussion
Topic: Remington 870 20-ga Magnum Anomaly
Replies: 7
Views: 298

Re: Remington 870 20-ga Magnum Anomaly

here's pic files of gun as it gift to me from dad in 1968. Receiver stamped MAGNUM...SN with no prefix...suffix ends in X. Comes with 3-in mag 28-in full choke vent rib barrel. It fires and cycles and ejects 3-in magnum shells. Has SN ends in X that supposed to mean it is 2.75-in gun. That's the pro...
by davidmauger_frogger
Fri Aug 02, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: General comments or discussion
Topic: Remington 870 20-ga Magnum Anomaly
Replies: 7
Views: 298

Re: Remington 870 20-ga Magnum Anomaly

Obviously you didn't read the explicit detail. What is the problem? It's a 20-ga standard or large frame 870 Wingmaster magnum from 1968, but its SN ends in Suffix "X"...when it supposed to be "N." That's the problem...the SN on frame of receiver is designated X or 2.75-in suffix code, but it is a 3...
by davidmauger_frogger
Thu Aug 01, 2019 1:58 pm
Forum: General comments or discussion
Topic: Remington 870 20-ga Magnum Anomaly
Replies: 7
Views: 298

Remington 870 20-ga Magnum Anomaly

New to this site and eventually will join memebership with the association, but doing an initial post of what appears to be an anomaly that does not confirm with the typical SN coding I come across online that indicates suffix X 2.75-in and N a 3-in gun. I will eventually post pics if I can figure i...