Survival Guide – Survival Shotgun

Survival Guide - Survival Shotgun

We hear lots regarding the handguns and the rifles that are suggested for home defense and survival, however the shotgun is usually overlooked.

The shotgun, could in fact be the simplest and most versatile survival weapon of all. While, it’s not easy to hide and its hard to deploy in tight areas, so it’s not ideal to foil street crime or highjack. However, for home defense and urban or suburban civil disorder situations the shotgun has nice advantages over handguns and carbines. Just the sight of that huge barrel and the sound of a round being jacked into the chamber is enough to discourage most thugs.

One shot puts multiple projectiles downrange in a pattern that includes a much better probability at a first shot hit than any other firearm. A direct hit at close range can absolutely stop the criminal dead in his tracks. Many round sending dozens of projectiles downrange can stop a whole gang. Lower velocity law enforcement round ar ideal for close quarters and inside encounters since they have reduced recoil and less chance of injuring innocent folks further away. In the street you’re obtaining off about six rounds to the handgun’s one or two.

Shotguns have wonderful versatility. You’ll perforate a vehicle with buckshot or stop it with a slug or armor-piercing round. You can use breaching rounds to open doors or use …

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