Featured in Shotguns
The Sentry 12: A New Kind of Shotgun
This 12-gauge takes box mags and is built more like an AR than a pump gun
Savage’s New Stevens 301 Shotguns Offer Several .410 Turkey Hunting Solutions
These break-action single-shot smoothbores are light, handy, and affordable.
The Best Shorty Shotguns
Many of these scatterguns are ultra-compact and don’t require a tax stamp, but we have a bunch of SBSs and AOWs that do too!
Best Home Defense Shotguns
The best tool for defending your home is a shotgun. Here are several semi-auto, pump, and break action models to consider for that important job.
Best New Home Defense Shotguns of 2020
There was a bit of everything this year, from semi-autos and lever guns to classic pumps with modern attributes.
Benelli Super Black Eagle 3 BE.S.T.
The new finish makes steel impenetrable to saltwater so well that the gunmaker is offering a 25-year warranty on parts treated with its new BE.S.T. coating.
Henry Releases X Model Rifles and Shotgun Loaded with Tactical Features
The five new firearms feature synthetic stocks, fiber optic sights, and accessory rail space for anything you’d want to attach.
Henry’s Mare’s Leg .410 Shotgun: The Axe
This little non-NFA lever action smoothbore is sure to be fun at the range, but it can also be a compact defensive tool.
The Renegauge: Savage’s New Self-Regulating Semi-Auto Shotgun
The gun’s proprietary gas system can cycle anything from the lightest target loads to the hottest magnums with no adjustment necessary with low and consistent recoil.
Upgrading the Kel-Tec KS7 Bullpup Shotgun
Adding a few aftermarket accessories enhanced the KS7′s versatility and cut recoil significantly.