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Old 03-19-2017, 02:15 PM   #1
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New Mossberg 590a1

So I did a thing and bought this today from buds gunshop. It's model number is 50774 it has the 18.5" barrel 7+1 and is a 590a1. Unfortunately it was not under their qualified professionals list of discounted guns but they did price match me on another website.

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Old 03-20-2017, 03:28 AM   #2
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I ditched my 870's once I tried a 590A1. I have exactly the same model and I think you'll be very pleased.

I like mine stripped to the bone...don't even have the rail on the slide. I put on a very simple tube-mounted light holder from GG&G, a light, and a sling. I like #1 buck.

Anybody wanna buy some Remy's?
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Old 03-20-2017, 03:51 AM   #3
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The only things I'm probably going to go with are as follows.

1. GGG follower
2. Stock magazine spring. This should give +2.
3. Magpul moe forend
4. Magpul sga stock
5. Tacstar metal side saddle plate with industrial velcro cut to fit
6. Esstac 7 shot velcro side saddle
7. Limbsaver air tech pad
8. Inforce 500 lumen wmlx
9. Soe gear two point bungee sling.
10. Magpul sga front sling attachment

I like to mount the light on the magpul moe forend as with the wml and wmlx there is still plenty of room for the hand and you can naturally activate the flash light with your thumb if needed while pumping the action.

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Old 03-20-2017, 05:11 AM   #4
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I found that the Black water 590A1 I purchased needed nothing more than a wooden stock and a Tritium blade for the front sight. I already had the M-9 Bayonet.
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Old 03-20-2017, 06:48 AM   #5
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I hate 20" barreled weapons

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Old 03-20-2017, 10:04 AM   #6
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Now that's the most technical instruction on tactical shotguns I've ever read. It definitely leaves no room for misinterpretation. Might I ask what it is that makes an inch and a half so undesirable?
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Old 03-20-2017, 10:06 AM   #7
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For me they are harder to manipulate when getting in and out of vehicles and clearing rooms. Plus they feel front heavy as hell.

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If you are in and out of a vehicle alot like I am and you have to clear a room or building it's a real pain in the ass with a 20" weapon. It's precisely why I don't own a rifle over 16.5".

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If you are in and out of a vehicle alot like I am and you have to clear a room or building it's a real pain in the ass with a 20" weapon. It's precisely why I don't own a rifle over 16.5".

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I'm surprised that you don't have an LEO length shotgun?
Wouldn't the 11 inched barrel of an AR be preferred?
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Old 03-20-2017, 10:19 AM   #10
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We use 18.5" mossberg 500 tactical persuaders at work. What length does everyone else use? We also use 18.5" remington 870s.

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Old 03-20-2017, 10:20 AM   #11
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No we use 16" rifles at work. I don't know of any departments around here locally that use 11" ar unless they are like swat teams with supressor .300 blk.

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We have no weapons with over 18.5" barrels. Some of the tactical team members may but front line folks don't.

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Many of US have gone beyond using shotguns at work. But here is a quick list of Government issued shotguns: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_combat_shotguns

Perhaps it's only the largest of Departments that issue Class III LEO Firearms. Cost is always a consideration.

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Many of US have gone beyond using shotguns at work. But here is a quick list of Government issued shotguns: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_combat_shotguns

Perhaps it's only the largest of Departments that issue Class III LEO Firearms. Cost is always a consideration.
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I heard that.
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Old 03-22-2017, 03:54 AM   #15
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Ordered my ggg follower yesterday for my 590a1. I also ordered a red delrin type 3 follower from S&J for my mossberg 500

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