Originally Posted by cutthemdown
Can't go wrong with a Remington 870 HILIFE. They come in everything from 18 inch to 28 inch barrels, finishes, and have a model that hold 8, not sure about 8 plus 1. Also not sure about a bayonet but that isn't even really needed.
Not to crazy about the reloading elevator spring on the Remington. Feel like it just gets in the way. Other then that it's a good gun. If I go pistol grip, then I would defiantly take the Remington 870 over the Mossberg 500. Don't like safety placement for Mossberg 500, when using a pistol grip.