INTRODUCTION AND OVERVIEW
Mesa Tactical has long been a supplier of MIL-STD-1913 (NATO STANAG 4694) Picatinny rails for tactical shotguns. A Picatinny rail for mounting optics or sights is included with every Mesa Tactical High-tube Telescoping Stock Adapter Kit. Additional Picatinny rails are also available for mounting optics and accessories, such as lights and lasers.
All Mesa Tactical Picatinny rails adhere to the MIL-STD 1913 specification for firearm accessory rails. It is machined from 6061-T6 aluminum alloy, then bead blasted and Type III hard anodized for a rugged, flat black finish. Mesa Tactical Picatinny rails include all necessary mounting hardware.
Rails for the Benelli M2 Tactical and Benelli SuperNova Tactical mount just forward of the ghost ring sights, extending to the front of the receiver. Benelli M2 Tactical rails can also be installed on round-top Benelli M1 receivers after drilling and tapping the top of the shotgun receiver with #8-40 threads. Consult a gunsmith.