Shotguns have been the preferred home-defense weapon for some time now due in large part to their enormous power. Not only can a 12-gauge shotgun breach walls and blow the locks off doors, it can disable a vehicle with a well-placed slug. Of course, when pellets are fired from a shotgun the resulting pattern can vary widely, which is why it’s important to pattern your shotgun with various loads. There’s one specific way to a
affect the outcome of a round fired from a shotgun. and that’s by installing a choke.
There are quite a few chokes on the market, each of which has a specific purpose, from turkey hunting to tactical purposes. When it comes to tactical shotgun use, you want a choke designed for accuracy and terminal performance, and that’s where Trulock comes in. Trulock has been manufacturing chokes for some time now and has built up a solid reputation in the industry. Not only are their chokes backed by lifetime warranties but all components are made in the U.S.A.
The new choke from Trulock is the Trulock Tactical Choke, which is made for 12-gauge shotguns. It’s designed for versatility and can be used both for hunting and home defense. The choke is made of a durable steel and has a black finish, so it blends in with your gun and doesn’t reflect the sun’s glare. If you’d like to check it out online, take a look at www.trulockchokes.com. MSRP $58.99.
“The Trulock Tactical Choke transforms the most popular models of 12-gauge shotguns into versatile tactical weapons. The Trulock Tactical Choke also improves downrange accuracy and performance for big-game hunters using slugs and buckshot, in addition to providing better results from breaching rounds.
Whether you want to build a tactical shotgun for home defense, as a menacing weapon for wild hog hunting, or you want a great combination of tactical gun that also gets the job done on deer and other big game, the Trulock Tactical Choke won’t let you down. This one choke optimizes performance with three types of ammo: breaching rounds, buckshot, and rifled slugs. This eliminates the need to change muzzle devices when alternating ammunition.
As a tactical application, the Trulock Tactical Choke Turns your shotgun into a powerful breaching tool. A shotgun is the preferred method of ballistic breaching. A breaching operation is best performed with the muzzle in contact with the door, and the Trulock Tactical Choke employs a crenulated muzzle that ensures positive grip with the door. As a standoff tool, the Trulock Tactical holds the barrel securely in place while providing a slight standoff to allow powder gases to escape. Of course, the Trulock Tactical Choke should not be used for breaching purposes unless the operator has received proper training and uses specified breaching ammunition.
The Trulock Tactical Choke is available for Beretta/Benelli Mobil 12 gauge, Winchester/Browning Invector Style 12 gauge, and Remington Rem Choke Style 12 gauge. All are multi-purpose tactical chokes that provide improved downrange accuracy, come in black oxide finish, and are made in the USA.
Made from high strength alloy steel (150,000 psi U.T.S.) with a matte lack oxide finish to eliminate glare, the Trulock Tactical Choke is knurled for easy installation or removal. Like all Trulock Tactical Chokes, the Tactical is backed by a lifetime warranty and a 60-day satisfaction guarantee.”