Personal Defense Rifles Shotguns Tactical Carbine Rifle vs. Shotgun for Home Defense G&A Staff January 4th, 2010 | More From G&A Staff Share0 Tweet Email Share on Facebook.Share on Twitter.Share on Google+Dick Metcalf and Richard Venola square off over which is better for home defense, the carbine or shotgun. Share on Facebook.Share on Twitter.Share on Google+ Share0 Tweet Email Load Comments ( ) Don’t forget to sign up! Get the Top Stories from Guns & Ammo Delivered to Your Inbox Every Week Even More personal-defense Show More Get the Guns & Ammo Newsletter FREE! Get the top stories delivered right to your inbox every week. 9 Awesomely Creative Ways to Kill ZombiesRead Now! Advertisement ▶ Now on Tablets! Subscribe & Save! Temporary Price Reduction! Subscribe Now Give a Gift | Subscriber Services LIKE WHAT YOU'RE READING? Get 12 issues for the low price of just $9! Subscribe!