Technology and demand are driving a light-rifle trend that shows no signs of slowing down. Purpose-built, flyweight guns are a dream to carry and shoot, but the additional machining, exotic materials and manufacturing methods that can bring something like an AR rifle down to 4.5 pounds make it expensive.
The following products will make your Mossberg 500/590-pattern shotgun better suited to home defense.
Looking to upgrade your AR-15’s stock to something sturdy, but still light? Mission First Tactical’s got something to check out with the Battlelink Aluminum Minimalist Stock.
Phoenix Weaponry recently introduced a new fully-adjustable precision rifle buttstock built from aluminum that's ideal for competition.