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Old 07-27-2004, 06:07 PM   #1
 
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Lefty ????

OK I have a friend at work that just bought a Remington 870
the deal is he is a lefty and he wanted t know if by chance
he could get the saftey to switch to the other side...
or would he have to purchase a left handed trigger group???

Thanks

SuperComp9
 
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Old 07-27-2004, 07:54 PM   #2
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The safety can be switched but it takes some minor modifications to the trigger group. It's not really difficult but is probably beyond most home gunsmiths.
 
Old 07-28-2004, 03:20 PM   #3
 
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Thanks

Dave

thanks for the replay. I will let the guy know..
just off hand can you give me a guesstiment about how much
he might look at spending on doing so...

again Thanks

SuperComp9
 
 
Old 07-28-2004, 03:56 PM   #4
 
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i swaped mine around on my 870 and swapped it on my brand new beretta auto yesterday pretty easy to do on both just take a little time
 
Old 07-28-2004, 04:45 PM   #5
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Unless Remington has changed their trigger groups you need to remove the safety and detent, plug a hole and then redrill it in a new location. It should cost around $20 plus shipping. You'll only have to ship the trigger group and not the entire gun.
 
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