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  • A Run Down of Our Braces for the TAC-14 - header image

    A Run Down of Our Braces for the TAC-14

    03/08/2018
    In my educated and extremely experienced opinion, a braced Stakeout/Tac-14 is the epitome of the 12 ga weapon system. There is very little an 18" barrelled and stocked 870 will do, if anything, that t…
  • Bead, Ghost Ring, Red Dot, or Rifle Sights?? - header image

    Bead, Ghost Ring, Red Dot, or Rifle Sights??

    01/16/2018
    The Stakeout (or as the common people call it, a Tac-14 or Shockwave) is a different animal than a regular shotgun. Its like the difference between an AK and an AR. They are used in a different manner…
  • Carrying Ammo For the 12 GA. Stakeout - header image

    Carrying Ammo For the 12 GA. Stakeout

    05/04/2018
    The shotgun, in any configuration is a "go and get it" weapon. It is not a reactive "fight right now" weapon like the hand gun. The fact that you went to retrieve a more powerful weapon precluded any …