Hogue’s Rubber Overmolded 12″ Length of Pull Synthetic Stock for Mossberg 500 is molded from a super tough fiberglass reinforced polymer assuring stability and accuracy. These superior stocks are durable” weatherproof and non-slip. The grip of the stock is Overmolded with soft rubber for outstanding handling. Features also include ambidextrous ergonomic palm swells and a soft recoil cushioning butt pad. This stock has a shorter 12″ length of pull. Gunsmithing is not typically required for installation but may require various firearm-specific wrenches and other tools for stock and forend removal.