Help! 870 Flashlight Recommendations!

Tactical, combat, military, law enforcement and home defense use of a Remington 870 shotgun.
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Kuhner
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Help! 870 Flashlight Recommendations!

Post by Kuhner » Fri Mar 09, 2018 2:17 pm

Hey all!

I just purchased my 870 tactical and ordered a replacement Magpul Stock and M-Lock Forend. I am looking to take advantage of the M-Lok system to mount a flashlight to the 870 and was wondering if anyone has used a particular accessory or light they have found to be worthwhile.

Also, any other small mods you have done that you think make a difference would be appreciated as well.

Thanks!!!

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TexasArmor84
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Re: Help! 870 Flashlight Recommendations!

Post by TexasArmor84 » Fri Mar 09, 2018 4:13 pm

Get the Magpul mlock rail for it and mount a TLR-1 or Inforce rifle light


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Re: Help! 870 Flashlight Recommendations!

Post by DaveC » Sat Mar 10, 2018 3:20 am

This is not very helpful with your specific set up, and the actual component has apparently been discontinued?

Nonetheless, this is what my Rem. 870 Express wears in its current defensive/ HD set-up configuration:
https://americancopmagazine.com/updatin ... y-shotgun/
Alle Kunst ist umsonst, wenn ein Engel in das Zündloch prunst.

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Re: Help! 870 Flashlight Recommendations!

Post by jbur88 » Wed Mar 14, 2018 1:47 am

you will like the magpul furniture it's pretty awesome. you might look into a big safety, i really like my vangcomp big dome. you can try something like this https://www.brownells.com/shooting-acce ... 00-012-302. it will allow you more flashlight options.
Rem 870 Tactical w/ Magpul stock, Forend, MS3 Sling and sling mount/Wilson Combat follower and spring/Vancomp big dome safety/Volquartsen Exact edge extractor/Heavy carrier spring/Elzetta Mount/ Streamlight polytac/Mesa Tactical poly Side saddle.

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Re: Help! 870 Flashlight Recommendations!

Post by TENWOLVES » Thu May 16, 2019 12:55 am

I've been wanting a good flash light for my 870 Express Tactical, and after waiting a few years Streamlight came out with their 850 lumen Forend, this year 2019, I installed it and it's awesome, activation is easy and ambi, I'm glad I waited...

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