Skip to main content

More Defensive Shotguns

More Defensive Shotguns

The scattergun has a long and honored history of protecting the American home and family. Loaded with the proper ammunition, it can be a very effective tool in thwarting a criminal attack.

Welcome to our self-defense issue's special section on villain-thwarting shotguns!

Wilson Border Patrol


 

Click the Image above to find out more about the Wilson Border Patrol.


 


Stoeger Double Defense



 

Click the Image above to find out more about the Stoeger Double Defense.

 


Remington 1100 Tac4


 

Click the Image above to find out more about the Remington 1100 Tac4.

 


Nighthawk Custom Remington 870



 

Click the Image above to find out more about the Nighthawk Custom Remington 870.

 


Remington Model 870P


 

Click the Image above to find out more about the Remington Model 870P.


 


Vang Comp's Mossberg 590A1


 

Click the Image above to find out more about the Vang Comp's Mossberg 590A1.

 


Winchester Model 1897


 

Click the Image above to find out more about the Winchester Model 1897.

 


Top Mods for Defensive Shotguns


 

Click the Image above to see the Top Mods for Defensive Shotguns.

 


Top Loads for Defensive Shotguns


 

Click the Image above to see 12 Top Loads for Defensive Shotguns.

 

GET THE NEWSLETTER Join the List and Never Miss a Thing.

Recommended Articles

See More Recommendations

Popular Videos

Black Hills Evolution of Rifle Cartridge: .308 Win. 175 Gr. Match

Black Hills Evolution of Rifle Cartridge: .308 Win. 175 Gr. Match

David Fortier talks with Jeff Hoffman of Black Hills Ammunition about the evolution of the .308 Win. 175 Gr. Match bullet.

Pinging Steel At Over A Mile Away

Pinging Steel At Over A Mile Away

Big bore semiauto or a lever gun? We look at the futuristic .450 Bushmaster and how it compares to the tried and true .45-70. ISS Prop House gives us the rundown on the guns used in Enemy at the Gate. We ping steel with a .300 WinMag at over a mile.

The Glock 21

The Glock 21

Frank and Tony from Gallery of Guns spice up the Glock test using their non-dominant hands.

Skills Drills: 3-Second Headshot

Skills Drills: 3-Second Headshot

James Tarr runs through the 3-Second Headshot drill.

See More Popular Videos

Trending Articles

A half-century in the making, the new DGX Bonded is Hornady's best-ever dangerous-game bullet.Danger Tamed: Hornady DGX Bonded Hunting Ammo Ammo

Danger Tamed: Hornady DGX Bonded Hunting Ammo

Joseph von Benedikt - May 23, 2019

A half-century in the making, the new DGX Bonded is Hornady's best-ever dangerous-game bullet.

Cutting-edge projectiles provide unprecedented performance in the venerable old workhorse, the .30-06.Get the Most Out of the .30-06 Ammo

Get the Most Out of the .30-06

Joseph von Benedikt - April 01, 2019

Cutting-edge projectiles provide unprecedented performance in the venerable old workhorse, the...

With a 16.25-inch-long barrel, a tritium front sight and an aperture rear sight, Springfield's M1A Tanker chambered in .308 is a handy defensive carbine.Springfield Armory M1A Tanker .308 Review Rifles

Springfield Armory M1A Tanker .308 Review

Joel J. Hutchcroft - August 25, 2020

With a 16.25-inch-long barrel, a tritium front sight and an aperture rear sight, Springfield's...

Considering how popular the .270 Winchester has become, it's a great mystery why more .270 caliber (6.8mm) rifle cartridges  have not been introduced.5 Great .270 Rifle Cartridges Ammo

5 Great .270 Rifle Cartridges

Layne Simpson - May 28, 2019

Considering how popular the .270 Winchester has become, it's a great mystery why more .270...

See More Trending Articles

More Rifles

Finnish-made Mosin Nagant M39s are considered by many experts to be the best of the type. Of them, those produced by Sako are arguably the best of the best.Sako M39 Mosin Nagant Review Rifles

Sako M39 Mosin Nagant Review

Joseph von Benedikt - July 07, 2020

Finnish-made Mosin Nagant M39s are considered by many experts to be the best of the type. Of...

The Husqvarna AB. Mauser Series 1100 Deluxe features a European walnut stock, a non-military action, and a two-position  wing-type safety.Husqvarna AB. Mauser Series 1100 Deluxe Rifle Review Rifles

Husqvarna AB. Mauser Series 1100 Deluxe Rifle Review

Joseph von Benedikt - August 19, 2020

The Husqvarna AB. Mauser Series 1100 Deluxe features a European walnut stock, a non-military...

The Winchester Model 52 is a fine, handbuilt smallbore match rifle that was once known as the king of the .22s among competition shooters.Winchester Model 52 Review Rifles

Winchester Model 52 Review

Joseph von Benedikt - July 20, 2020

The Winchester Model 52 is a fine, handbuilt smallbore match rifle that was once known as the...

When you need parts for your next AR build, AERO Precision offers top-quality products at affordable prices.AERO Precision AR Build Rifles

AERO Precision AR Build

D. Faubion - May 28, 2020

When you need parts for your next AR build, AERO Precision offers top-quality products at...

See More Rifles

Magazine Cover

GET THE MAGAZINE Subscribe & Save

Digital Now Included!

SUBSCRIBE NOW

Give a Gift   |   Subscriber Services

PREVIEW THIS MONTH'S ISSUE Arrow

GET THE NEWSLETTER Join the List and Never Miss a Thing.

Phone Icon

Get Digital Access.

All Shooting Times subscribers now have digital access to their magazine content. This means you have the option to read your magazine on most popular phones and tablets.

To get started, click the link below to visit mymagnow.com and learn how to access your digital magazine.

Get Digital Access

Not a Subscriber?
Subscribe Now