Remington 870P

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Remington 870P
Category Rifles & Carbines
Operating System manual, slide-action
Cartridge
Length 971 mm
Feeding underbarrel tubular magazine

The Remington Model 870 pump-action shotgun is available in 11 versions with various barrel lengths, furniture alternatives and magazine capacities. The first model entered into production in 1951. Current models are still being produced today, adding to the more than 10,000,000 estimated units already produced. The Model 870P is the police model with its receiver made of steel. This model can also carry four extra rounds of ammunition. The Remington 870 series is in service with numerous military and police forces worldwide.

Global distribution map

Weapon prevalence origin Country of origin licensed Licensed production unauthorized Production without a license
X
Scale dependend aggregation of production sites

The Remington 870P is found in 31 countries

This map is a reflection of data on global distribution and production provided primarily by the BwVC. It is not exhaustive. If you would like to add to or amend the data, please click here.


Global distribution list

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Origin Country of origin
Production Licensed production
Non-Licensed Production Production without a licence
G Government: Sources indicate that this type of weapon is held by Governmental agencies.
N Non-Government: Sources indicate that this type of weapon is held by non-Governmental armed groups.
U Unspecified: Sources indicate that this type of weapon is found in the country, but do not specify whether it is held by Governmental agencies or non-Governmental armed groups.

It is entirely possible to have a combination of tags beside each country. For example, if country X is tagged with a G and a N, it means that at least one source of data identifies Governmental agencies as holders of weapon type Y, and at least one other source confirms the presence of the weapon in country X with non-Governmental armed groups.

Afghanistan (AFG)
G
Argentina (ARG)
G
Australia (AUS)
G
Austria (AUT)
G
Bangladesh (BGD)
G
Belgium (BEL)
G
Canada (CAN)
G
Chile (CHL)
G
China (CHN)
O
G
Ecuador (ECU)
G
Finland (FIN)
G
Germany (DEU)
G
Greece (GRC)
G
Iraq (IRQ)
G
Ireland (IRL)
G
Israel (ISR)
G
Luxembourg (LUX)
G
Malaysia (MYS)
G
Mexico (MEX)
G
Norway (NOR)
G
Philippines (PHL)
G
Poland (POL)
G
Singapore (SGP)
G
South Korea (KOR)
G
Sweden (SWE)
G
Switzerland (CHE)
G
Syria (SYR)
U
Taiwan (TWN)
G
Thailand (THA)
G
G
G

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