A semi-automatic shotgun with smooth integration from the stock to the fore-arm and receiver, the Mossberg 935 is your go-to shotgun for waterfowl, turkey, and deer hunting. Learn more about this shotgun as you read through.
Mossberg 935: Your Smooth Hunting Auto-Loader Shotgun
Once I shouldered the Mossberg 935 in the field, I immediately felt how smooth this semi-automatic shotgun is. It functioned flawlessly and I never missed a shot with this beauty. Packed with amazing features, the Mossberg 935 is affordable and easy to use. I really had a satisfying day in the field with this amazing shotgun. Scroll on to get to know this auto-loader shotgun.
Made in the U.S.A. and designed by O.F. Mossberg & Sons, the Mossberg 935 is a decent gas-operated shotgun. This semi-automatic shotgun runs well with 3” and 3.5” shells, but it also shoots 2-3/4” heavy hunting loads. The 935 has various models including Combo Turkey/Deer, Combo Turkey/Waterfowl, Turkey, Waterfowl, and Pro-Series Waterfowl.
- Gauge: 12-ga
- Capacity: 5
- Barrel Length: 22”, 24”, or 28”
- Barrel Type: Vent Rib or Overbored/Plain
- Choke: IC, M, F, or Accu-Mag
- Sights: Red-Fiber Optic Front
- LOP: 14”
- Barrel Finish: Mossy Oak or Matte Blued
- Stock: Synthetic
- Overall Length: 42”, 45”, or 49”
- Weight: 7.5 or 7.75
Ease of Use and Performance
The Mossberg 935 shoots excellently and has quite a very good pattern. This beauty comes with IC, M, and F factory choke tubes – all of which are flush mount. I find out that using modified chokes work well for some duck shooting.
This shotgun handles wonderfully and feels perfect on your shoulder. I’ve also noticed the increased confidence I gained for the longer shots on bird hunting.
Pros and Cons
- Handles wonderfully
- Feels great on shoulder
- Fits perfectly
- Cycles 3” and 3.5” shells reliably
- Easy to clean
- Difficult to shoot light load
Overall Verdict and Price
Overall, shooting the Mossberg 935 in the field was truly a joy. With its very affordable price of $750 to $850, I would recommend this to anybody who wants an amazing auto-loader without shelling out lots of money. I’m pretty excited to take this beauty out in the field again!
Watch how the Mossberg 935 is in the field in this video:
Affordable, smooth, and packed with great features, the Mossberg 935 is one of the excellent semi-automatic shotguns out there. If you want to increase your confidence in shooting longer shots, I’d recommend trying this auto-loader out.
Do you own a Mossberg 935? What do you like best about this auto-loader? Share your thoughts in the comments section below!
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Editor’s Note – This post was originally published in September 2015 and has been updated for quality and relevancy.
Featured image via Leisure Time Outdoors