Molot’s VEPR 12 is imported in its original condition directly from the factory in Russia. This semi-automatic 12-gauge is designed for self-defense, hunting, and 3-gun competition. The VEPR has the ability to insert magazines straight into the magazine well (AR style) without the need to cant the magazine (AK style). It has a competition magazine well, factory last round bolt hold open, factory threaded barrel, factory machined bolt assembly. Additional features include: RPK-style windage-adjustable rear sight; windage and elevation adjustable front sight integrated to the gas block; Picatinny rail incorporated into the hinged dust cover (for optics mounting); original AK enhanced safety lever (single finger operation); and chrome-lined barrel, chamber, receiver shaft, gas chamber, and bolt carrier operation rod for increased corrosion and wear resistance. This model has a left-side folding, tubular buttstock with cheekrest and sling loop; polymer handguard and pistol grip, and a 19 barrel with M22x0.75 RH threads. It includes a 5-round magazine.