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.
In retrospect, Smith & Wesson had nobody to blame for the situation but themselves. The company didn’t invent the subcompact, lightweight, single-stack nine, of course. Walther and Beretta had preceded the original Shield to market by a few years with the PPS and the Nano, respectively, and Kahr had more or less created the niche back in the 1990s.
In today's episode of "I Carry," we have a Glock G19 Gen4 9 mm pistol carried in a Blackhawk T-series L3D light-bearing holster with a Blackhawk/Streamlight TLR1-HL weaponlight attached.
Looking for a home-defense shotgun that everyone can use? EAA’s Churchill line just added two models that are worth a look.