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870 Pistol Grip Idea

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by RedneckRampage, Jul 1, 2012.

  1. RedneckRampage

    RedneckRampage Newberg Well-Known Member

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    I've been looking for a wood pistol grip for an 870 for a long time. I've not been able to find anything, just home built out of a cut up stock. I was thinking, if I had a machine shop mill me an adapter that bolted to an 870, than accepted S&W revolver grips. What do you guts think about it? Reasons it wouldn't work?
  2. Creeper

    Creeper Ravensdale, WA. Member

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    If you've got the coin to make a one of a kind adapter, go for it... but I'd suggest using the most common revolver S&W makes as a pattern, or, the 1911 grip pattern.
    How about taking a plastic shotgun pistol grip, and trimming that down to accept wooden (or whatever) pistol panels?

    Hell... have fun with it!
  3. Flopsweat

    Flopsweat Slightly right of center Well-Known Member

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    If you could integrate the recoil reducing mechanism from the Blackhawk or Knoxx stocks I bet you'd have a marketable product.
    Gzus and (deleted member) like this.
  4. mjbskwim

    mjbskwim Salmon,Idaho Well-Known Member

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    I tinks you will have splinters in your hand. That's a lot of shock and the plastic would give a little.Not so much for the wood.