Here is the attractive economy version of Mossberg’s tried and true 500 series shotgun, the Maverick 88. Manufacturer and warrantor is Mossberg’s Texas branch, Maverick Arms of Eagle Pass. Model is 88, Security / Special Purpose series. Type is Extended Capacity pump or slide action shotgun. Construction is steel barrel, magazine tube, double slide bars, bolt, trigger and internal parts all built into an alloy receiver that undercuts the Remington 870 on weight, with traditional black buttstock and corncob police style serrated synthetic forend. Finish is blued steel with semi gloss black anodized receiver. Trigger group housing is high impact black polymer, with .292 smooth faced combat trigger. Safety is right side forward trigger guard, for right handed shooters. Barrel is 3 inch chambered 20 inch matte blue steel plain bead sight, with .730 vicinity Cylinder Bore muzzle. Magazine capacity is 7 rounds of 2 3/4 inch shells, or 6 rounds of 3 inch shells, 7+1 capacity on 2 3/4 inch shells. Weight empty is 6 1/2 pounds, with center of gravity at the breech face. Buttstock measures 13 7/8 inches from the trigger face to the end of the 7/8 inch black rubber factory recoil pad. Stock drop is standard 1.5 x 2.5, with a 3/4 inch right hand cant. We have added a trench type black polymer heat shield for the barrel. Shield does not come install; it installs easily with supplied screws and clamps. Each 88 Special Purpose descendant of the Mossberg 500 comes in a relabeled Mossberg Factory Box with factory lock, and instruction manual that contains Mossberg’s warranty statement, one year for a model 88. Similar shotguns from competitor Remington sell for upwards of $800 apiece. We’re offering the Mossberg Maverick 88 20 inch, with free heat shields, each for only $ 289.00. Installing the heat shield may possibly be a violation of New Jersey or New York Law. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>Buyer must be registered user with your own money. $30 ship lower 48; $60 AK, Guam, HI, PR, USPS Priority. FFL ok by fax, e-mail or mail, please ask your dealer to put your name and Gun Brand on there. 7 day money back on used, BUT no return / refund on New or lay-aways. We do not pay transfer fees or return shipping. Lay-away 20% down, balance in 90 days. .Robertson Trading Post 117 Front Street Henderson, Tennessee 38340 We Buy, Sell, or Trade.