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5 Great Types of Shotgun for Personal Defense

While shotguns are designed to be versatile, sometimes specialized models are needed to fill specific roles.

Choosing the Best Survival Shotgun

The versatility of the 12-gauge shotgun makes it a natural choice for a quick, handy arm to have nearby should you need to relocate quickly.

Range Review: Kel-Tec KSG-25 Shotgun

If magazine capacity is your goal, the Kel-Tec KSG-25 shotgun provides it, along with a number of other improved features over the company's original KSG.

Action, Take One

When it comes to home defense, there are two main shotgun actions discussed as a rule: semi-automatic and pump-action. Here’s a roundup of common pump-action scatterguns currently on the market.

Mesa Tactical SureShell Carrier for the Kel-Tec KSG

In a life-threatening situation you may be facing multiple aggressors, which is why quick access to spare ammunition for your home-defense shotgun is so vital, regardless of its capacity.

The Best of Bullpups

Without question, it’s easy to find yourself in sensory overload at the SHOT show, due to having so much cool stuff under one roof to gawk at.

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