Why was the Remington 887 discontinued?

Many believe the reason the Remington 887 got discontinued was because it was too similar to the design of the Benelli Supernova shotgun, which was more popular. Plus, there were a lot of people posting up complaints about the Remington 887 on the internet. This likely led the company ultimately take it off the market.

Is the Remington 887 a good gun?

After around 1,000 shots fired and a few months of use, the 887 held up just fine for me (full disclosure – I sold it once Remington announced the recall). My only, *only* issue with performance would be that I don’t think I perform as well with a plastic gun than with a metallic gun.

Can the Remington 887 shoot slugs?

The super cell recoil pad is advertised to reduce recoil by 54% and the Remington web page calls the 877 “ Our softest shooting pump gun ever”. I tend to agree, after 5 days of shooting, including dozens of slugs in the prone, I was not as beat up as I thought I would.

How many rounds does a Remington 887 hold?

Remington Model 887

Remington 887 Nitro Mag
Cartridge 12 Gauge (2 ¾, 3, and 3 ½-inch)
Action pump-action
Feed system 4+1 rounds (7+1 for the tactical model), internal tube magazine
Sights Hi-Viz LitePipe front bead, polymer mid-bead

Will an 870 barrel fit an 887?

While I wouldn’t be surprised if a regular 870 barrel would fit on the 887, it would look awkward for sure. Also, due to the exterior coating thickness, it might change how the barrel, tube extensions, etc fit to the receiver, tube, etc.

Who makes Remington shotguns?

Currently, Roundhill Group owns the rights to produce all Remington-related brands (DPMS, Bushmaster, Dakota Firearms, Para USA, H&R) with the exception of Marlin’s assets, which went to Ruger. One of the most recent versions of the Remington 870 pump shotgun.

Does Savage make shotguns?

Savage makes a variety of rimfire and centerfire rifles, as well as Stevens single-shot rifles and shotguns. The company is best known for the Model 99 lever-action rifle, no longer in production, and the .

Will Remington shotguns still be made?

The massive Remington factory in Ilion, New York, is stirring back to life after a fall and winter of uncertainty following last year’s bankruptcy, breakup, and sale. Word is that sometime in 2021, we’ll see Remington guns on dealer’s shelves again.

What is the best rifle ever made?

The 50 Best Guns Ever Made

  • The AR-15. The AR-15.
  • Browning Auto 5. The Browning Auto 5.
  • The Ruger 10/22. The Ruger 10/22.
  • Remington Model 700. The Remington Model 700.
  • Winchester Model 21 1931–1959. The Winchester Model 21.
  • Hawken Rifle. The Hawken Rifle NRA Museums/NRAmuseums.com.
  • Weatherby Mark V.
  • Savage 220.

Is Savage a good brand?

9. They go above and beyond. Tutorials, warranties, and real-world applications make Savage not just a good gun company, but a good company in general. They’ve applied themselves to delivering what we, as sportsmen and women, really need.

Is Savage arms going out of business?

In July, Vista Outdoor sold Savage Arms and its subsidiaries, Fox and Stevens, to Long Range Acquisition LLC, an investment group that includes Savage’s current president and CEO, Al Kasper, for a price of $170 million.

Who bought Remington Firearms 2020?

The largest part of the Remington business was sold to Vista Outdoor. For over $81 million, Vista got Remington’s ammunitions plant in Arkansas and the rights to use the Remington name and trademarks.

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