Remington Model 870 Express Youth 20 Gauge Pump Shotgun
The Remington 870 Express Youth Pump Action shotgun is a 20-gauge special that not too many people know about. Of course, most people are familiar with the Remington 870 shotgun model because it has been around for roughly 60 years. The 12-gauge Express, however, is what most people are familiar with. The Express Youth Pump Action is a 20-gauge with a design that’s proved reliability over the years. It has great versatility and shooting characteristics. The slide-action performance of the 870 Express Youth gives you fantastic reliability and dependability while you’re shooting the weapon. If you’ve ever used a Remington 870 before, then you’ll love the look and feel of the Remington 870 Express Youth because they are very similar in both design and quality.
Remington 870 Express Youth is perfect choice for youth or lady.
If you need any more of a reason to purchase the Remington 870 Express Youth Pump Action Shotgun, then how about the fact that it’s priced at only $349.99. That is a cheaper price than either the Remington 870 Wingmaster and the Remington 870 Express. Regardless, the Remington 870 Express is just like any other Remington 870 shotgun because the receiver is crafted from solid steel in order to give it the durability that 870s are known for. It also contains two action bars that are very smooth and prevent twisting and binding.
What is unique about the “youth” shotguns of the Remington 870 are the fact that they have shortened barrels which provide a counter balance to their lightweight stocks. This makes shotgun comfortable to use. The stocks of the 870 Express Youth come in either laminated hardwood or black synthetics. They are the perfect weight, balance, and length for any shooter who is a bit smaller than the average shooter. That is why it is called a “youth” shotgun. Of course, you don’t necessarily have to be as small as a child or teenager to use this weapon. It is meant for anyone who is short and thin.
The weight of the weapon is 5.75 pounds and the sight is a simple metal bead. The barrel length is 21 inches long, the shotgun accepts both 2 3/4″ and 3″ shells, the barrel and receiver are matte blued, the choke is a modified Remington Choke, the safety is a standard button, and the weapon has a 4 in a magazine and 1 in a chamber ammo capacity.