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So i know in some states it has to have a plug to limit the amount of rounds in it. What kind of mag plug does it come with and do i have to buy a plug to limit it to, uh lets say 3 rounds?
 

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The problem with the KSG is that the inner caps on the ends of the magazine tubes are not easy to remove and that's the only way to get access to the magazines to clean or install magazine limiter plugs.
This is one weakness of the design.

The inner caps are secured with Loctite and removal usually requires mild heat and a special tool to unscrew the caps without damaging them or the threads in the magazine tubes.
There's a video on the Kel-Tec site showing the removal process, but I strongly recommend buying a better tool in order to prevent damage..........

How to remove the caps......


The best tool to use to avoid damage to the gun........


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Here's another not as good.........


I recommend NOT using the technique of a bolt and two nuts as a removal tool. That can do serious damage if there's a problem.

One way "might" be to use two thin wood dowels that will slip through the holes in the inner magazine caps into the magazine tubes.
That will depend on how big the holes in the magazine followers are. If the holes in the followers are too big, the dowel would slip through into the action.
With the gun assembled that might work, but it might also be a chore to get them back out.
 

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The problem is as others have suggested is that you have to disassemble a lot of the gun to get to the tubes to put a dowel inside(not practical if you plan on using this for home defense). What I did was drill two holes in the tube caps and then threaded the holes so I could thread a long screw inside to “cap” the tubes to 1-3 rounds. Maybe one day I’ll do a post on this mod.
 

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It's approaching deer season and I know of one hunter who swears the KS7 is a perfect hunting gun from a deer stand.
He says the short length is easier to get on target without alerting the deer and easier to handle getting up and down the stand.

Apparently some states limit magazine capacity even for guns not used to hunt wild fowl, so plugging the KSG magazines would be necessary.
The only problem is that accessing the KSG double magazine tubes is not easy and not something you should do very often due the risk of damage to the magazine tube threads or the caps.

It would appear that the best method of dealing with this is to buy the best type of mag cap tool you can and make limited use of Loctite, OR just make sure to check the cap tightness often with the tool.
 

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It's approaching deer season and I know of one hunter who swears the KS7 is a perfect hunting gun from a deer stand.
He says the short length is easier to get on target without alerting the deer and easier to handle getting up and down the stand.
I agree, having just taken a 2-year old buck

The problem with the KSG is that the inner caps on the ends of the magazine tubes are not easy to remove and that's the only way to get access to the magazines to clean or install magazine limiter plugs.
I made the same mistake the first time I limited the capacity for hunting.

The threaded holes in the magazine tube caps (aka part 310, "Mag Plug") are big enough to pass a 1/4" dowel. Just cut two to length - one to fully block the tube and one to allow three shells - and drop them in. I slightly rounded both ends so that they would drop out when the gun was shaken muzzle down with the barrel assembly removed, which you can do with a Dzus fastener tool or coin.
 

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If you're limited on your round count, why would you buy a KSG? The increased round count is the best part.
Yes, precisely. I could see a KS7, but with the two mag tubes of the KSG, you have to limit them both. And what do you limit them to? Do you lock one out completely with a dowel that is the entire length of the tube and then just use the other tube? This is really confusing.
 

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At least Federal law limits shotguns used for duck hunting to 3 shells in the gun. That would be two in the magazine and one in the chamber.

To do that with a KSG, it would be easier to totally block one mag tube and install a limiter that would allow only two shells in the other tube.

The Rule is, NO MORE then three shells in the gun and NO MORE then two in the magazine tube/tubes.
So with the KSG you'd have to totally block one tube, and limit the other to two shells.
 
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