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Bob Campbell aiming a Mossberg 500 Persuader shotgun

Firearms

Review: Mossberg 500 Persuader

If you are serious about defending the home, the first choice is a shotgun, mainly because a 12-gauge shotgun will repel boarders like no other firearm. A number of years ago, Mossberg offered a short-barrel pump-action shotgun known as the Persuader. Today, the piece is back as a highly finished retrograde shotgun worthy of consideration.

Kel-Tec KSG shotgun, gray, profile right

Firearms

By the Numbers: America’s Top 5 Shotguns

Semi-auto handguns topped the list, which was not much of a surprise. Likewise, semi-auto rifle topped it category, but when it comes to shotguns, that sweet sound of a pump being racked tops the list. Then again, with some of the awesome sales over the past couple of years, who hasn’t picked up a couple extras for when a SHTF scenario becomes reality?

Butt of the Magpul SGA stock right

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Review: Magpul SGA Stock/Mossberg 500

Firing 20 full-power buckshot loads from a 12 gauge Mossberg ended with my wrist resulted in Epsom salts the next morning. The pistol grip shotgun is acceptable for entry team use, or crowded areas, and ideal for keeping handy in fishing trawlers to take out flipping, gnashing sharks brought in with the more mundane catches. However, for extended shooting sessions, upgrade to Magpul’s SGA stock.

Firearms

Why You Should Buy a Shotgun—Today!

From home defense to hunting—nothing beats the versatility and reliability of a shotgun. Here are five very good reasons to pull the trigger on purchasing a shotgun today. Can you think of more reasons why?

Mossberg 500 pump-action shotgun sitting on top of a carry tube decorated with the American flag.

Firearms

From My Cold Dead Hands: Mossberg 500 JIC Patriot

For gun people, it isn’t enough to just own firearms, but also proudly and sometimes loudly fully support the Second Amendment. If you want to make a statement this election season, check out Mossberg 500 JIC’s Patriot pump-action shotgun. It comes with a full-colored American flag carrying tube and the NRA logo on the side of the gun. Show others your unwavering support. There will be no doubt in anyone’s mind where you stand.

The author's .410 bore Mossberg shotgun with brown wood-grained stock on a gray mottled background.

Firearms

Mossberg’s Rugged and Reliable Shotgun

The Mossberg pump action shotguns are smooth, reliable and rugged, easy break down and pack a punch with .410 bore ammo. With a short riot gun barrel of 18 to 20 inches the home defense type shotgun barrel makes for a fast handling and effective problem solvers. In fact, the author has used a Mossberg 500 longer than any other shotgun. Read the post to learn more about the Mossberg and what makes them such a great choice.