Mossberg 500 and 590 shotguns

Mossberg 500 and 590: America’s Defensive Shotguns

Since 1961, the O.F. (Oscar Frederick) Mossberg company has sold more than 11 million of its Model 500 pump-action shotguns, making it the most popular shotgun of all time, if not one of the most sold guns in any category, period.

Pump vs. Semi: Which Shotgun is Better for Personal Defense?

When it comes to personal defense, which is better: a pump or semi-auto shotgun? 

Are Lever-Actions a Good Choice for Home Defense?

While lever-action shotguns are pretty rare, they are nonetheless worth investigating as a home-defense tool.

6 Great Home Defense Shotguns for Less

While your life is priceless, you don’t have to spend a fortune on an effective home-defense tool.

First Look: Savage Arms Renegauge Competition Shotgun

Savage Arms' new Renegauge Competition shotgun builds on the American-made 12 gauge’s success and adds some new elements specifically designed to give the platform a competitive edge.

First Look: Benelli Lupo Rifle Adds Three New Calibers

Benelli recently added three new calibers to the Lupo bolt-action rifle, including 6.5 Creedmoor, .308 Win., and .243 Win.

Why You Should Use a Shotgun Sling for Personal Defense

Shotguns are heavy, and carrying one for any length of time is going to make you think about slings.

Review: IWI Tavor TS12 Shotgun

IWI’s rotating-magazine TS12 offers an innovative take on increasing shotgun capacity.

How to Reduce Recoil with Shotguns

Yes, the 12 gauge does have some kick to it, but there are ways to reduce recoil in order to make the shooting experience more enjoyable.

Review: Zastava Arms ZPAP92 Alpha & ZPAP92 Alpha FS1913 AK-47-Style Pistols

Zastava Arms recently introduced two new AK-47-style pistols—the ZPAP92 Alpha and ZPAP92 Alpha FS1913—both of which are chambered in the venerable 7.62x39 mm.

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