JIC? Just In Case. In case of what? What else do you think – ZOMBIES! Okay, zombies, or anything else you want to shoot.
The heart of the JIC package is the 12 gauge Mossberg 500 Pump-Action shotgun, fitted with a compact 18-1/2” barrel and rugged synthetic pistol grip and forearm. Each is sealed in a re-sealable clear bag, and is packaged in a heavy-duty, waterproof synthetic carrying-tube complete with re-sealable top and nylon carrying strap, along with some other goodies.
Available in the following models:
- 500 JIC Cruiser – 18.5″ barrel, blued finish, black synthetic stock/pistol grip, survival kit-in-a-can, impact-resistant tube with strap
- 500 JIC Mariner – 18.5″ barrel, Marinecote finish, black synthetic stock/pistol grip, multi-tool & knife with Cordura case, impact-resistant tube with strap
- 500 JIC Sandstorm – 18.5″ barrel, desert camo finish, synthetic stock/pistol grip, impact-resistant tube with strap
- 500 JIC II – “Takedown” model 500 and tools, 18.5″ barrel, matte finish, black synthetic stock/pistol grip, 5.11 Cordura soft case with shoulder strap.
The kit will set you back between about $450 and $600, but this is definitely one to have for the pending apocalypse. Get it from www.mossberg.com, before it’s too late!