Mesa Tactical ALUMINUM Side Saddle Shell Carrier for Remington 870
I've found these shell carriers to be the toughest, most durable shell carriers available. The hold the shells securely, and aren't prone to breaking and dropping shells like the cheap plastic ones do. I only carry the six-shell units. I don't feel like four is enough, and the eight shell version can be too big, depending on your forend and accessories.
Mesa Tactical’s SureShell aluminum shotshell carriers have become a favorite of law enforcement agencies due to their rugged construction and reliable performance. In many ways the SureShell carrier is Mesa Tactical’s signature product. SureShell shotshell carriers are available for Remington, Mossberg, Benelli, FN and Keltec shotguns, with and without integrated Picatinny optics rails, as well as other applications such as on buttstocks or attached to Mesa Tactical High-tube stock adapters. SureShell backplates are stamped aluminum or steel, while integrated brackets are usually extruded aluminum machined as needed.
Our SureShell shotshell carriers retain ammunition reliably and, being metal, can withstand the rigors of daily use and abuse. Fabricated from aircraft aluminum, they feature an innovative rubber friction retention system and tough construction to endure years of use and abuse. Since their introduction in the spring of 2005, they have rapidly become our bestselling accessories, and an emerging industry standard. SureShell carrier yokes are milled from 6061-T6 aircraft aluminum, then bead blasted and Mil-spec hard anodized for a rugged non-glare finish. SureShell yokes are secured to application-specific brackets, and some SureShell carriers include high temperature adhesive backed die-cut rubber gaskets to protect the host shotgun,
-The best and most durable weapon mounted shotshell carrier available
-Innovative rubber friction retention system solidly holds shotshells in place
-Machined from 6061-T6 aluminum
-Hard coat anodized matte black
-Mounts via brackets attached to shotgun or via drilled and tapped receiver holes
-Available with or without Picatinny optics rail
-Picatinny rail mounts via brackets attached to shotgun or via drilled and tapped receiver holes.