My non-conformist expression of "Tacti-cool"

Discussion in 'Large-Bore/Small-Bore Rifle/Shotgun' started by Bushmaster1313, Sep 5, 2011.

  1. Bushmaster1313

    Bushmaster1313 Member

    Sep 13, 2009
    Smok'n Hot not Tacti-cool

    Remington Wingmaster 870 surplused by the California Highway Patrol with a replacement Remington 18.5 improved cylinder barrel, a vintage Jostam Hy-Gun recoil pad, checkering by Sycamore Hill Designs and wood refinishing by yours truly.

    1956 Ithaca 37 with barrel cut to 18.5", a Galazan reproduction pad and a walnut stock with an ivory grip cap refinished by yours truly.








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  2. Juker

    Juker New Member

    Feb 8, 2011
    Land of Lincoln
    Mighty sweet!!

  3. H-D

    H-D Active Member

    Jun 20, 2011
    Cant beat wood for looks, Plastic has its places, but wood just looks right on a shotgun
  4. carver

    carver Moderator Supporting Member

    Good looking guns! I too like the wood, I have 1 black .22, 1 black SKS, and 1 black .308, everything else wears wood!
  5. Shep

    Shep Member

    Jun 20, 2010
    Very nice. I like the wood on both of them.

    The one below is modified Remington 1100. It`s not pretty, but it gets the job done.

  6. Wolf 5.7

    Wolf 5.7 New Member

    May 21, 2011
    +1!! Like em both
  7. brad87

    brad87 Former Guest

    Jul 31, 2011
    Central Indiana
    Toss that Ithaca this way, eh?
  8. Bindernut

    Bindernut Well-Known Member

    Oct 24, 2007
    ND, USA
    I just love the looks of that blonde 870. It just looks serious.
    The M37 is sweet though too. Nice scatterguns!
  9. tim peterson

    tim peterson Member

    Oct 2, 2008
    Thats good work.Man I like the looks of that wingmaster.
  10. Bushmaster1313

    Bushmaster1313 Member

    Sep 13, 2009
    Thank you

    This is what the surplused California Highway Patrol Wingmaster looked like when I got it on an online auction:

  11. 3/2 STA SS

    3/2 STA SS Active Member

    They are fired seldom and just sit in the car....always a great buy!!:)
  12. 3/2 STA SS

    3/2 STA SS Active Member

    I had an 870 with the same Choate stock....I LOVE that 1100!!! DO NOT GET RID OF IT and if you do PM me....;)
  13. carver

    carver Moderator Supporting Member

    My Remington 1100

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