Is it legal to put a pistol brace on a Mossberg Shockwave?

Here’s a statement from SB Tactical regarding the ATF’s letter: “When affixing braces to non-NFA smoothbore firearms like the 870 TAC-14, V3 TAC-13, and 590 Shockwave, the overall length must be at least 26 inches. Anything under 26 inches is considered an AOW and subject to NFA registration.”

What grip is on Mossberg Shockwave?

The Rubber Texture TALON Grip wraps the grip on the Mossberg Shockwave to improve comfort and control during recoil. If added control and enhanced comfort is what you are looking for, this is the grip for you.

What is a birds head grip?

The bird’s head grip was originally designed for Colt Derringers in the 1850s. In 1877, Colt incorporated the distinctive and comfortable grip style into full-frame revolvers called Bird’s Head Colts.

Can I put a vertical grip on a Mossberg Shockwave?

Since the Shockwave is already a non-NFA “firearm” and it’s not a pistol, adding a VFG will make no legal difference at all.

How is the 590 Shockwave legal?

The Mossberg Shockwave Short barreled shotguns without shoulder stocks and less than 26 inches in length are regulated under the NFA because they are easily concealed, and were favored by criminals at the time of the law’s passage. The product debuted to press explaining that yes, it is indeed legal.

Will Mossberg Shockwave be banned?

How many rounds does a Mossberg Shockwave hold?

The Shockwave holds four rounds of painful 3-inch mags or five 2 3/4-inch shells.

Should I get 590 or 590A1?

The thicker walled barrel of the 590A1 should help dampen some recoil and also take more abuse. Well the verdict is that the only difference between the 590 and 500 is the magazine tube. The only difference between the 590 and 590a1 is that the 590a1 has a thicker barrel, metal trigger group, and metal safety button.

Is the Mossberg 590A1 a good gun?

The 590A1 is as reliable as the shooter handing it. The 590 was the only shotgun to pass the military’s Mil-Spec 3443E test, which involved 3,000 full powered rounds of buckshot. The gun could not have more than three malfunctions and no part breakages. The Mossberg passed with flying colors.