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Discussion in 'Tactical Shotguns' started by pochis, Dec 13, 2011.

  1. pochis

    pochis

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    would the maverick be a good home defense or shtf shotgun.:whistling:
     
  2. Yup, its just a Mossberg 500 with a few differences.
     

  3. raidhell27

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    I love my 88.

    I have the 7+1 20 inch barrel.

    You can get all of the accessories for it that you want. It goes bang everytime I pull the trigger. It eats up any ammo I feed it. And it was a lot cheaper than other options.
     
  4. Aceman

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    + Cheap - better to have a gun now than be saving up for the Benelli you never get
    + Cheap - less $ gun = more ammo/practice
    + Splits the difference between 500/870 controls. Probably the best config period
    + 7+1 without extensions and other shaky structrues
    + Perfectly reliable weapon
    + Lot's of accessory options

    - Not quite as sturdy as a 500, less sturdy than a 590; What are you doing that that really matters?

    Can't hate period. I have a 500 20" for the record.
     
    Last edited: Dec 25, 2011
  5. VinnieD

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    The reliability of the Mossberg 500 with a more convenient crossbolt safety, and cheap too. The only downside is that it doesn't come with wood furniture.
     
  6. mixflip

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  7. All Mossberg shotguns are very reliable HD guns.