Flashlight is the must-have for any home defense weapon. If you cannot identify a target you cannot shoot it. Adding a flashlight to your shotgun you convert it to a 24/7/365 home defense weapon.

That is why flashlight is one of the most recommended upgrades for your home defense or tactical Remington 870 shotgun. You can choose inexpensive 870 flashlight mount or $300-400 Remington 870 Surefire (or Eotech) flashlight forend. Remington 870 flashlight laser combo is also available, for example Streamlight TLR-2 Flashlight/Laser.

This post is about flashlight mounts and tactical flashlights for your shotgun.

There are many accessories available for handguns and rifles, what about shotguns? There are not much accessories for other shotguns but Remington 870 is the most popular shotgun in the world and that is why you have several good choices.

Elzetta ZSM with Elzetta Flashlight, CDM Gear BMT with Inforce Flashlight, CDM Gear MOD-C with FAB Defense Speedlight

Elzetta ZSM with Elzetta Flashlight, CDM Gear BMT with Inforce Flashlight, CDM Gear MOD-C with FAB Defense Speedlight

Here is list of the easiest and the most affordable ways (Surefire Forend is cool but it costs a fortune) to attach a flashlight to your shotgun. The best Remington 870 Flashlight Mounts:

CDM Gear MOD-C Clamp with 1 Inch Flashlight

Attach flashlight using CDM Gear MOD-C clamp. You can choose any 1 inch flashlight: FAB Defense Speedlight, Streamlight Polytac, Surefire G2L, etc.

CDM Gear MOD-C Remington 870 flashlight holder has unique design. You can easily install shotgun flashlight using this low-profile mount.

Fab Defense Flashlight with CDM Gear Clamp

Fab Defense Flashlight with CDM Gear Clamp

CDM Gear MOD-C clamp is simple, compact, light-weight and reliable.

Elzetta Flashlight on Elzetta ZSM Mount

Elzetta ZSM Flashlight Mount is another mount which enables you quickly attach a flashligth to your shotgun. It is lightweight and looks very good. It is not as low profile as CDM Gear MOD-C Clamp but also works good.

Elzetta Flashlight with ZSM Mount

Elzetta Flashlight with ZSM Mount

Recommended Products:
Elzetta ZSM Flashlight Mount

Elzetta ZSM Flashlight Mount

You can get Elzetta ZSM Flashlight Mount on Brownells

Inforce/Streamligth TLR-1 Flashlight on CDM Gear BMT Clamp

Inforce/Streamligth TLR-1 Flashlight on CDM Gear BMT Clamp

Inforce/Streamligth TLR-1 Flashlight on CDM Gear BMT Clamp

CDM Gear BMT Clamp enables you to attach such flashlight as Inforce or Streamlight TLR-1 on a rail. Such setup is very compact. Also, you can easily attach or remove flashlight in seconds.

Recommended Products:
Inforce Mil-Spec Flashlight

Inforce Mil-Spec Flashlight

Get Inforce Mil-Spec Flashlight on Brownells