The Remington 870 is a type of shotgun which is known as "pump action". The Remington 870 requires the individual to "pump" the shotgun following each pull of the trigger. It is considered to have a slow rate of fire due to the pump action which is required.
Remington does not show a 870 rifle on their web site. Do you mean the 870 Shotgun? the Remington 870 is one of the most popular shotguns in the us. this shotgun ranges from $300 for the basic model to $1000 for the fancy Wingmaster edition
Serial numbers by year for the 870 Remington Model.
All Remington model 870 shotguns were made in the Unites states.The Remington plant was located in Ilion,New York.
The 870 Remington shotgun used to be a popular candidate for a "release" trigger.
The W ahead of the serial number indicates that your Remington 870 wingmaster was made in 1972.
Remington 870 pumps max out at $250
No. The 11-87 has a recoil spring & tube in the stock, the 870 uses a single bolt.
Best to get it checked by a competent gunsmith before firing. It might be corroded.
Contact Remington or try e-gunparts.com