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12 gauge for shtf

  1. Military Weapons Forum
    So i think I have read all the 7.62 vs 5.56 stuff and a lot of people are sick of it. This is not what this thread is about. What I want to know is the optimal arsenal selection for a family. For me it's this: Single Person: 7.62x39 - rationale - better for hunting larger game, cheap ammo A...
  2. Shotgun Forum
    I use a 12ga with a fully rifled barrel... it's a Mossberg model 695. I have spent an absurd amount of money fueling that gun... sabot slugs currently sell for about $3 a piece. I decided that this gun is my designated SHTF firearm, as it is accurate, packs a punch and needs minimal...
  3. Shotgun Forum
    ...just wondering what everyone else is stockpiling for 12-gauge ammo? 00 Buckshot and 000 Buckshot at the local Fleet Farm or Gander Mountain always seems to be $5 for 5/shells. Hardly a bargain. I know this shot load typically offers the best penetration for home defense situations and for...
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