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deer scope on 870 with ithica cantilever barrel

Postby movinup on Tue Dec 28, 2004 10:22 pm

Looking for some advice on upgrading an old 870 wingmaster with an ithica cantilever slug barrel. Would like recommendations for a scope and mounts for cantilever.......
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Postby opticsplanet.com on Thu Dec 30, 2004 9:52 am

Hi

How are you planning to mount an Ithaca barrel on an Remington 870? Is this barrel made for an 870?
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ithica barrel

Postby movingup on Thu Jan 06, 2005 8:13 am

yes...Ithica makes several aftermarket barrels for Remington, Browning and others....it's similar to Hastings rifled barrels.

I have no scopes at this time, and adding one for deer slug season. With a cantilever barrel, I am wondering if there are any concerns with the type of mounts. I'm thinking of the Bushnell Trophy model.
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