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ACM CA870
« on: April 26, 2011, 09:36:50 am »
As the title says, i'm looking to get a fairly cheap, alternative side arm, only to be used in cqb situations etc, and just for a bit of fun. Been looking at gettin a little sawn shotgun for something different than my 1911.

Really all i want out of this thread is are they any good are they worth the money.

Plus do they do a holster for little sawn offs that can go on your leg or somewhere easily reached.

Any help much appreciated

Thanks Tony   :)

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Re: ACM CA870
« Reply #1 on: April 26, 2011, 10:33:15 am »
i know that the wa shan mad max shottie can be holstered in a drop leg but they have to be converted to 6mm bbs before use
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Re: ACM CA870
« Reply #2 on: April 26, 2011, 11:28:47 am »
yeah i do like those, but thats the prob with them,

was reading about the acm CA870 and it bloody shoots over 350 fps too  :(

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Re: ACM CA870
« Reply #3 on: April 26, 2011, 11:33:41 am »
I'd love a short barrelled lever action piece like Tallahassee uses in Zombieland.  A snakeskin style thigh holster would set it off perfectly 

Also, I've noticed a lot of folks carrying longer shotguns in back sleeves, like Hicks does in Aliens.

"I like to keep this handy, for close encounters.."

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Re: ACM CA870
« Reply #4 on: April 26, 2011, 11:34:00 am »
heres a guide to stripping them and cutting the spring down on them mate

http://forums.airsofters.co.uk/showthread.php?p=123673

heres one for sale

http://www.airsoftworld.net/acm-ca870-airsoft-sawn-off-shotgun.html

and here are flush fitting mags

http://eliteessex.co.uk/product.php?xProd=1160
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Re: ACM CA870
« Reply #5 on: April 26, 2011, 11:35:23 am »
I'd love a short barrelled lever action piece like Tallahassee uses in Zombieland.  A snakeskin style thigh holster would set it off perfectly 

Also, I've noticed a lot of folks carrying longer shotguns in back sleeves, like Hicks does in Aliens.

"I like to keep this handy, for close encounters.."

last game day there was a guy with a winchester underlever rifle which was awesome and also comes in a short barrel option
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Re: ACM CA870
« Reply #6 on: April 26, 2011, 11:36:29 am »
last game day there was a guy with a winchester underlever rifle which was awesome and also comes in a short barrel option

yeah that was a nice little gun wasn't it

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Re: ACM CA870
« Reply #7 on: April 26, 2011, 11:37:32 am »
heres a guide to stripping them and cutting the spring down on them mate

http://forums.airsofters.co.uk/showthread.php?p=123673


cheers for that dude,

i am a complete novice with stripping guns, do reckon if i followed this i would be ok?

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Re: ACM CA870
« Reply #8 on: April 26, 2011, 11:39:03 am »
I'd love a short barrelled lever action piece like Tallahassee uses in Zombieland.  A snakeskin style thigh holster would set it off perfectly 

Also, I've noticed a lot of folks carrying longer shotguns in back sleeves, like Hicks does in Aliens.

"I like to keep this handy, for close encounters.."

to right thats why i love em, thinking along the same lines, i wanted something small for close quaters, really. i do like the full size ones but something sawn off is what i'm after

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Re: ACM CA870
« Reply #9 on: April 26, 2011, 11:42:06 am »
yea mate i just modified my post to show all the stuff will need i used one of these before and u can cock it with one hand terminater style

yea man im sure u will be fine if not someone will help u out
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Re: ACM CA870
« Reply #10 on: April 26, 2011, 11:45:58 am »
sweet mate, thanks for the advice,  :bravo:

are these actual shotguns pretty good, only seen the reviews on the net and youtube

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Re: ACM CA870
« Reply #11 on: April 26, 2011, 11:46:16 am »
I had a Maruzen 870 a few years back, although it was the full stock version.  Was a nifty little piece, not especially powerful but handy for if your AEG conks out and you need a backup.

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Re: ACM CA870
« Reply #12 on: April 26, 2011, 11:50:17 am »
yea mate i been looking at one for myself mate they are tidy little guns its an alternative to a gbb
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Re: ACM CA870
« Reply #13 on: April 26, 2011, 11:50:44 am »
I had a Maruzen 870 a few years back, although it was the full stock version.  Was a nifty little piece, not especially powerful but handy for if your AEG conks out and you need a backup.

do the maruzen ones need to be downgraded or they inder 350 fps, if so i'm getting one of those bad boys, exactly the same full metal etc

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Re: ACM CA870
« Reply #14 on: April 26, 2011, 11:51:47 am »
yea mate i been looking at one for myself mate they are tidy little guns its an alternative to a gbb

yeah to right mate, bit of fun other than a gbb, bit of a change.