The Mossberg 835 Ulti-Mag Pump Action Thumbhole Turkey is a pump-action hunting shotgun chambered in 12 gauge. The 835 Thumbhole Turkey series comprises three of 21 Mossberg 835 Ulti-Mag Pump-Action variants. What makes the Thumbhole Turkey unique to the series is that it features a 20″ steel barrel accompanied by an X-Factor ported tube. The Thumbhole Turkey series is equipped with adjustable fiber-optic sights and a synthetic stock with a matte black, Real Tree Hardwoods HD-Green, or Mossy Oak Break-up camouflage finish.
Features common to the 835 Ulti-Mag series includes over-bored barrels, meaning all barrels are bored to 10 gauge size lieu of the standard 12 gauge bore. Mossberg claims that the over-bored barrel reduces felt recoil and improves pattern performance. All 835 Ulti-Mags also include ported barrels (8 holes) for reduced recoil and minimal muzzle-jump. 835 Ulti-Mags and are accompanied by interchangeable chokes and a free gun lock.
Another noteworthy feature is the adjustable trigger system. This trigger, touted by Mossberg as the first of its kind for pump-action shotguns, is adjustable to under 3 pounds. All 835 Ulti-Mag Turkey models also come with windage and elevation adjustable fiber-optic sights.
Mossberg recommends the 835 Ulti-Mag Pump Action Thumbhole Turkey for, as the name portends, turkey hunting.
|835 Ulti-Mag Pump-Action Thumbhole Turkey Series|
|Sights:||Adjustable fiber-optic sights|
|Features:||Ported barrel; and over-bored barrel|
|Stock:||Synthetic/matte black<br />Synthetic/Mossy Oak Break-Up<br />Synthetic/Real Tree Hardwoods HD-Green|
|Chokes:||Ported Improved cylinder<br />Ported Modified|
|Length of Pull:||14"|
|Drop at Comb:||1.125"|
|Drop at Heel:||2.375"|