IRS Buying Short Barreled Shotguns.

The IRS is planning on buying 60 Remington 870s with 14″ barrels. Here’s the bid solicitation.

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) intends to purchase sixty Remington Model 870 Police RAMAC #24587 12 gauge pump-action shotguns for the Criminal Investigation Division. The Remington parkerized shotguns, with fourteen inch barrel, modified choke, Wilson Combat Ghost Ring rear sight and XS4 Contour Bead front sight, Knoxx Reduced Recoil Adjustable Stock, and Speedfeed ribbed black forend, are designated as the only shotguns authorized for IRS duty based on compatibility with IRS existing shotgun inventory, certified armorer and combat training and protocol, maintenance, and parts.

I find it interesting they are getting Modified chokes instead of the usual Cylinder or Improved Cylinder you see in “riot” guns.

Hat Tip: Drudge Report

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