Exclusive: Remington TAC-14 DM

By Tank Hoover

As a patrol officer, grabbing hold of my Remington 870 Wingmaster shotgun with 20″ cylinder-bore barrel loaded with 00 buckshot always boosted my confidence. Nothing grabs the attention more from bad guys either than the pump-gun persuader! Its mere presence sets the tone exhibiting “serious business” is at hand. The sound of racking a shell into the chamber of a pump-gun speaks the universal language, “Stop what you’re doing — NOW!”

Remington TAC-14 DM

Remington first brought out the TAC-14 with their standard magazine tube-fed 870 action, meaning they function the same as the 11 million other 870s sold over the years. I guess someone likes pump-action shotguns?

By whittling down the stock and shortening the barrel, Remington provided us with a shorter, handier firearm. Everyone loved the compact package, but they wanted more rounds than the 4+1 capacity the tube-fed TAC-14 provided. More is better, right?

Remington Redesign

Remington responded with the TAC-14 DM — DM stands for detachable magazine. By adding a box-type magazine, capacity is increased to 6+1, giving two more rounds, before a reload is needed. The detachable box magazine makes dropping the empty magazine and replacing it with a fully charged one quick and easy.

The detachable magazine also makes switching from 00 buckshot loads to slugs, or any other ammo choice a snap.

Stats

The TAC-14 DM has a 14″ barrel and Raptor style pistol-grip stock. A Magpul M-Lok forend provides a positive grip whether “racking a round” or shooting. The detachable magazine adds 6+1 rounds to the shotgun. Small in stature but big in performance, the Remington TAC-14 offers serious home protection.

Overall length is 26.3″ with single bead front sight. Barrel is cylinder-bore 12-gauge only at this time. Chamber is for 3″ shells. The TAC-14 is finished in black oxide.

Check First …

The TAC-14 is not a shotgun, nor a handgun, but a firearm. It requires no special paperwork other than the form 4473, and the buyer must be 21 years old. Some states may have restrictions on firearms like the TAC-14, so check state and local laws!

The Remington TAC-14 DM is a handy, intimidating weapon. Perfect for home defense, it gives peace of mind by keeping any threats at bay.

The Remington TAC-14 DM has an MSRP of $559. For more information, go to: https://americanhandgunner.com/company/remington-arms-co-llc/

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2 thoughts on “Exclusive: Remington TAC-14 DM

  1. Scott Puckett

    My thoughts on the Remington TAC 14DM is that Remington will sell about as many of them as the did their Remington 7600 in .223 using an AR magazine.

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