The $500 Gun Collection? Best Picks for Budget Buyers

James Reeves
by James Reeves

Join us on TFBTV as we tackle a unique challenge: assembling a functional and reliable gun collection with just $500. In this video, we dive into the best firearms you can get on a tight budget, exploring options for personal protection, home defense, and versatile shooting needs. From the rugged Mossberg Maverick 88 shotgun to the underrated CZ P10C handgun, discover how you can get the most bang for your buck without compromising on quality. Hear about some decent alternatives and why they might be worth considering. Don’t miss our tips, insights from industry experts like Clint Smith of Thunder Ranch, and a candid discussion on the realities of gun pricing in today’s market.

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James Reeves
James Reeves

Owner, Neutral Ground Gun Co. NRA/Louisiana State Police certified concealed weapons instructor, 2012-present Maxim Magazine's MAXIMum Warrior, 2011 TFBTV Executive Producer Champion, Key West Cinco De Mayo Taco Eating Competition Lawyer Instagram: gunshorts Twitter: @jjreeves

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  • Dead Sirius Dead Sirius on May 07, 2024

    A Maverick 88 and a CZ P-10 can be had for $500, and that would serve most folks well enough. No need to look at Taurus, HiPoint, or KelTec.

  • Derp Derp on May 07, 2024

    Maverick88 is a huge value shotgun. My RIA 1911 is a beast for $400. Taurus G3c is a hell of a deal right now too. Have probably never been able to build a budget AR for cheaper either.