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6 Home Defense Carbines, 5 are NOT AR’s

From The DailyCaller.com, by Michael Piccione, 4:36 PM  03/15/2012

Let’s talk home defense.

First things first, shotguns are devastatingly powerful. Nothing can compare  to the 12 gauge at close range. Even birdshot, which is still one mass of moving lead at close range, will tear a human to shreds. In my battery I have a  Remington 870 and a bandoleer of slugs and buck ready to go for when the SHTF.  You don’t lose much with a 20 gauge at close range either and you gain some  agility with a smaller gun, and more family members are likely to respond better  to the 20.

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