The Mossberg 500 series is a 12 gauge pump-action shotgun widely employed in military and police service.
500: Civilian and police variant.
590: Military variant with bayonet lug
Appeal for Home Security
The Mossberg 500 series is popular for home security and preparednesss for because of its rugged construction and ambidextrous ergonomics, its availability of parts and accessories, it is also considered to be extremely reliable.
- Mossberg corporate website.
- Mossberg Owners Forum a forum dedicated to Mossberg firearms.
- Maverick Arms corporate website, a subsidiary of Mossberg.
- Additional sites relating to Mossberg 500
- Mossberg's 410 home defender: a well-targeted shotgun, Scott Farrell, Shooting Industry, March, 1992.
- The Magnificent Mossberg, Guns & Ammo Magazine, April, 2007
- Knoxx Industries Sidewinder 10 rd Drum on 12 gauge Mossberg a modified Mossberg.