This semi-auto shotgun is imported in its original configuration directly from the Molot factory in Russia. The Vepr 12 is a semi-automatic shotgun designed for self-defense, hunting, and 3-gun competitions. Based on the RPK standard, the Vepr 12 shares the same legendary characteristics of extreme reliability in harsh conditions as the RPK.
The fire control group allows for semi-automatic shooting and the shotgun also features an ambidextrous safety. Additional features include: The ability to insert magazines straight into the magazine well (AR style) without the need to cant the magazine (AK style); RPK style Windage adjustable rear sights; Windage and elevation adjustable front sights integrated to the gas block; Picatinny rail incorporated into the hinged dust cover (allows optics mounting); and chrome lined chamber, barrel, gas block, and bolt carrier operation rod for increased corrosion and wear resistance.
Polymer pistol grip, polymer lower handguard and upper handguard, fixed NATO length polymer buttstock, competition magazine well, factory 5-round magazine, RPK style windage adjustable rear sight, hinged dust cover with a Picatinny rail, AK ambidextrous safety, factory chrome lined barrel, chamber, receiver shaft, and gas chamber, factory last round bolt hold open, factory threaded barrel, factory machined bolt assembly, and gas blocks.
Molot Vepr 12 Gauge Semi Automatic Shotgun Specifications
- Caliber: 12-gauge
- Chamber: 3” / 76 mm
- Total Length: 38.6 in / 980 mm
- Barrel Length: 19 in / 483 mm
- Weight w/o Magazine: 9.7 lbs / 4.4 kg
- Magazine: Removable box 5 rounds