FAQ – Questions & AnswersCategory: Shotgun FAQHow to put a plug in a semi auto shotgun?
Roman asked 2 days ago
Can i put a plug in a semi auto shotgun?

4 Answers
Cruz Staff answered 2 days ago

There are a few different ways to do this, and which method you use will depend on the make and model of your shotgun.

Here is one example:

1. Remove the magazine and empty the chamber by racking the slide back.

2. Point the gun in a safe direction and ensure that it is unloaded.

3. Use a screwdriver or Allen wrench to remove the screw that holds the plug in place.

4. Slide the plug out of the gun barrel.

5. Replace the screw and tighten it securely with a screwdriver or Allen wrench.

6. Reinsert the magazine and rack the slide to chamber a round. Your shotgun is now ready to fire!

Antony Staff answered 2 days ago

There are generally two types of semi-automatic shotguns- those that have a magazine tube under the barrel, and those that have a box magazine. For this answer, we’ll be focusing on the former.

How to put a plug in a semi auto shotgun?

To insert a plug into a shotgun with a magazine tube:

1. Ensure the gun is unloaded by checking the chamber and receiver for any ammunition.

2. Open the action (i.e., cock the gun by pulling back on the charging handle). This will expose the magazine tube.

3. Push the plug into one end of the magazine tube until it seats securely against the shoulder of the tube. It’s important to make sure that it’s fully seated so that it does not fall out when the gun is fired.

4. Close the action and store the gun in a safe place.

If you have any further questions about ammunition or firearms, please consult a qualified professional. Never attempt to handle or disassemble a gun without proper training and understanding of the risks involved.

Ivan Staff answered 2 days ago

If you’re looking to put a plug in a shotgun for hunting or sporting purposes, make sure to consult your state’s game regulations to see if this is legal. In some states, it’s illegal to plug a shotgun because doing so makes it into an illegal “sawed-off” shotgun.

If you’re looking to plug a shotgun for home defense purposes, there are a couple of things you should keep in mind.

  • First, make sure the plug is made from a durable material that will withstand the force of the gun’s recoil.
  • Second, make sure the plug is properly installed so that it doesn’t fall out or come loose when the gun is fired.
  • And finally, always practice safe handling procedures when using any firearm.

To put a plug in a semi-auto shotgun, you must remove the barrel and follower from the gun. The plug will then be inserted into the magazine tube where the barrel and follower were located. Once the plug is in place, reattach the barrel and follower to complete the process.

How to put a plug in a semi auto shotgun?

Olson Staff answered 2 days ago

There are a few different ways to put a plug in a semi-automatic shotgun.

  • One way is to use a choke tube with a hole drilled in it.
  • Another way is to use an insert that goes into the barrel of the gun. There are also aftermarket plugs that can be purchased.

Whichever method you choose, make sure that the plug is made specifically for your shotgun.

How to put a plug in a semi auto shotgun?