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Old March 30, 2014, 09:38 AM   #1
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Winchester 1200/1300/120 left-hand safety

There used to be an "Upland Special - Winchester 1300 Speed pump" that had a straight, English style grip. I essentially, "made" one by buying a Wichester Ranger 120 - 20 guage, switching the stock and fore-end and wall-la, it looked just like a upland Special, speed pump. Now my gunsmith says he can't switch the safety to left-hand and "he's never seen one that is left handed". I say B.S. as I have 3 in the past (two 1200's, 1 - 1300) that I had swithced to left hand. He says the Ranger 120 has some sort of wire attachment that prevents the operation of the safety in the left hand mode. I say there is a way to do it, even if the entire trigger assembly has to be replaced; anybody out there have any ideas (besides get a new gunsmith, witch I intend to do, anyway)

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Old March 31, 2014, 01:22 PM   #2
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I just curve my finger underneath the guard and use the righty safety. But I would like to hear the results of your search.
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Old March 31, 2014, 02:07 PM   #3
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http://www.midwayusa.com/product/349...1300-left-hand

http://www.gunbroker.com/Auction/Vie...Item=404521816

http://www.gunpartscorp.com/Products/892520A.htm

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Williams-gia...-/380874820910

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