TriStar Arms Viper G2 Bronze semi-automatic shotgun now comes in .410 bore. This combination opens up new opportunities for shotgunners of all ages. The Viper is a great hunting gun with little recoil. Suitable for a range of small game such as birds, rabbit and squirrel.
The .410 bore, commonly yet incorrectly called .410 gauge, can even handle home defense duty. Both American Derringer and Winchester offer .410 bore 000 buckshot with five pellets in 3-inch (76 mm) and three pellets in 2.5-inch (64 mm) shells. This compared to nine pellets of 00 in a 2¾ inch 12 gauge.
The Viper G2 3 is a gas-operated, semi-automatic shotgun that shoots light target loads to heavy waterfowl loads interchangeably. Removable choke system uses Beretta®/Benelli® Mobile Threads, includes three choke tubes (IC, M, F), choke box, and wrench. Cerakote receiver, high-grade Turkish walnut with cut checkering and semi-gloss finish. Rubber Recoil pad, fiber optic sight and shim kits standard, backed by a five-year warranty.
* Manual E-Z Load Magazine Cut-Off
* Vent Rib w/ Matted Sight Plane
* Fiber Optic Sight
* 5-Round Magazine – Shot Plug Included
* Quick Shot Plug Removal
* Chrome-lined Chamber and Barrel
* High Grade Turkish Walnut
* 3 Beretta® Style Choke Tubes (IC, M, F)
Gas operated Semi-automatic. Bolt remains open after last round is fired. If magazine and chamber are both loaded, opening action will result in ejecting shell from chamber and cycling new shell from magazine into the chamber. If operator desires to unload chamber only, slightly push lifter up and open action. This cuts the magazine off from cycling new shell while unloading the chamber. Chamber will remain closed if shells still remain in magazine however.
The primary safety is located on the back side of the trigger guard. When engaged, the safety is designed to block the trigger, hammer lever and the hammer which makes the firing mechanism immobile.
Tubular magazine, bottom loading. Shot plug included and comes installed. Shot plug easily removable by unscrewing the magazine cap. Simply pull plug out and replace magazine cap.
About TriStar Arms:
Located in Kansas City, Missouri, TriStar Arms is a primary importer of quality shotguns and handguns. The company is driven by the same mission that it set out on since its inception – to provide high-performance firearms for hunters, recreational shooters and home defense at a fraction of the price and to deliver fast and friendly service at all times. Every firearm that TriStar Arms imports is rigorously tested throughout each stage of production to ensure that its customers receive value that can be passed down for generations.
For more information on TriStar Arms visit www.tristararms.com
Photos courtesy of TriStar.