The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on The Firearm Blog Reviews
If you are looking for the toughest pump action shotgun out there, chances are you have already strongly considered the Mossberg 590A1. In this episode of TFBTV, Patrick takes one of his favorite shotguns out to the range to show you guys the military grade Mossberg 590A1. The 500 series of shotguns has some wonderful features that make the Mossberg a very attractive option when shopping for a scattergun for military, police, and even home defense roles. The tang mounted safety and the rearward placement of the action release button really makes the 500 series stand out from the competition.
The 590A1 has even more attractive features thanks to its military heritage. This shotgun sports an aluminum trigger guard and safety as well as a seemingly endless 8 shot magazine tube. Top top it off, you have a bayonnet lug so that you can mount any M16/M4 compatable bayonetton the…post was originally published on this site