Franchi Instinct SL 12 Ga 3″ 28″ Barrel


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Sometimes the hunt doesn’t go as planned and you don’t hear the iconic sound of flushing wings until late in the day. Prevent fatigue and ensure day-long comfort with a lightweight Instinct SL over/under shotgun from Franchi. Ergonomically designed around an aluminum receiver, the Instinct SL shotgun provides exceptional fit, balance, feel and portability in all upland environments from pheasant-filled fields to woodlands holding grouse. A distinct, scalloped receiver teams perfectly with stained A-grade satin walnut for a sleek and classy look. When a perfectly pointing lightweight over/under is what you’re after, consider the Instinct SL line of shotguns.


  • Scalloped Aluminum Receiver
    • The monobloc receiver is machined from a solid aluminum block and features Franchi’s signature scalloped design for a clean and upscale look, with the added comfort of reduced weight in the field.
  • Trigger Guard Logo & Underside Engraving
    • The gun’s underside features an engraved “Franchi” logo and classic, subtle engraving. The presentation is finished with a beautifully crafted trigger guard with gold Franchi “F” logo..
  • Prince of Wales Stock & Checkering
    • A slim, purposefully designed Prince of Wales grip with cut checkering combines superior ergonomics and shooting comfort with traditional style.
  • Ergonomic Tapered Forend
    • The slim and tapered forend features cut checkering and was purposefully designed for heightened ergonomic performance and comfort in all shooting applications.
  • Recoil Pad
    • Every Franchi Over/Under comes standard with a recoil pad to promote shooting comfort with heavier loads and during long days in the field.
  • Auto Ejectors
    • Incorporates automatic ejectors to quickly clear spent hulls and faciliate fast reloading.
  • Barrel Selector
    • A horizontal barrel selector switch on the tang-mounted safety allows for the choice of which barrel fires first.
  • Auto Safety
    • The tang-mounted safety automatically resets ot the “On” position when the action is opened.
  • Hard Case
    • Custom fitted hard case to protect in transport.
  • A-Grade Walnut
    • A Prince of Wales Stock and tapered Forend are crafted from A-Grade satin walnut and feature cut checkering to promote a positive grip.
  • Vented Barrels
    • Vents between the two barrels assist in the dissipation of heat when multiple shots are fired in quick succession.
  • Vented Rib
    • Featuring a vented rib to help dissipate heat and dampen mirage.
  • Fiber-Optic Sight
    • Included fiber-optic front sight for easy target acquisition.
  • Extended Choke Tubes
    • Three extended chokes ( IC, M,& F) and a choke wrench come standard.


Action Over-Under Size Standard
Stock Configuration Prince of Wales Stock Finish A-Grade Satin Walnut
Length of Pull (in) 14 1/4 Drop at Heel (in) 2
Drop at Comb (in) 1 1/2 Grip Prince of Wales
Capacity 2 Receiver Finish Aluminum Alloy
Barrel Finish Gloss Blued Sight Fiber Optic Red Bar Front
Extended Choke IC, M, F Overall Length (in) 46.25
Average Weight (lbs) 6.3

Additional Information:

Model Number 40815
Item Number A0489000


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Weight 5.1 kg
Dimensions 84.7 × 28.3 × 8.5 cm

12 Gauge



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