High security is fine; high maintenance isn't. Enter the Mossberg 500 Persuader shotgun, the pump action shotguns you can count on for your security needs. This has the credentials and track record to prove it. The only pump action shotguns ever to pass all stringent U. S. Military Mil-Spec 3443 standards. Use the 500 Persuader at home, these guns are dependable and economical. This 12 gauge Mossberg Home Dafense Shotgun features a host of proven Mossberg features like an anti-jam elevator, dual extractors for reliable feeding, and positive shot shell extraction and ejection. Rugged black synthetic stocks and drilled and tapped receivers for trouble free scope base and optics installation make this an easy gun to rely on.