The standard AK handguard is made of wood or plastic, and it doesn’t have rails to attach additional equipment. Wood handguards are slippery and don’t allow for a good grip. There are many handguards available that you can use instead, including the affordable TAPCO handguard.
How to Install VLTOR Adapter and Magpul Stock on AK-47
AK-47 rifle is simple and reliable, but has several limitations that can be fixed with upgrades.
How to Change the Extractor on a Remington 870 Shotgun
I have already had Remington 870 Extractor Replacement video some time ago.
This is updated video in HD format.
How to Change a Remington 870 Safety Video
I have posted an instructions and video on How to Change a Safety on a Remington 870 Shotgun some time ago: Remington 870 Safety Replacement.
This is updated video in HD format.
ATI Talon Aluminum Remington 870 Forend Review and Installation
ATI Talon aluminum forend will work with Mossberg, Remington, and Winchester shotguns. This forend looks extremely good on Remington 870. It is surprisingly lightweight and gives user lots of options and different accessories.
The only disadvantage is complicated installation with several adapters. But this needs to be done only once and then you can benefit from all the interesting features of the ATI Talon Forend.
Timney Remington 870/1100/11-87 Trigger Fix Review and Installation (Video Instructions)
$89.99 looks like a high price for sear and three springs and I was rather sceptical about Timney Remington 870/1100/11-87 Trigger Fix. But now I think that this is very interesting and useful upgrade which enables shooter to be more accurate.
Remington 870/1100 Extractor Replacement
Remington 870/1100 Extractor Replacement is one of the must have upgrades for Remington 870.
Machined extractor is one of the must-have upgrades for your Remington 870/1100. It insures reliable extraction of fired shells. Non-MIM extractor costs just $14.99 but improves your shotgun dramatically.
You will learn how to change the Remington 870 extractor from the instruction below. The procedure is really easy.
Remington 870 Safety Replacement
This is updated instruction about Remington 870 safety button replacement. It is more detailed and also has better photos.
When you want to replace the safety button of your Remington 870 you will want to install an oversized safety button. This will allow you to disengage the button more easily, especially if you are wearing gloves or are in a stressful situation where you may lack focus and concentration.
Remington 870/1100 Non-MIM (Machined) Extractor
One of the simplest ways to improve your shotgun’s performance is to change a standard MIM (Metal injection molded) extractor with non-MIM (solid steel) extractor. Steel extractors are used on the Remington 870 Police shotguns because they are more durable and allow heavy use of a shotgun.
An extractor is a part found in most firearms. It removes the spent cases from the ammunition that gets fired after you pull the trigger. With Remington 870/1100 extractors, you can use a non-MIM or a MIM extractor for the shotgun. MIM stands for metal injection molding. Newer Remington 870/1100 shotguns use MIM extractor. But the good news is that you can replace the MIM extractor with a Non-MIM extractor.
Remington Supercell Recoil Pad
I have received a letter from Theodore, a Remington 870 owner. He tried to install a Remington Supercell Recoil pad on his shotgun but it didn’t fit, so please check that you are buying a recoil pad which will fit your Rem 870.