The Sawn-off Double-barrel Shotgun is a shotgun that appears in S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Lost Alpha and S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl.

A sawn-off BM 17 rifle. It is lighter and more compact than the original two-barrel rifle, but it is effective only at a close range. One of the weapons most commonly used by beginners.
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Background Edit

Common weapon used among Bandits and Rookies. Readily available early in the game.

Overview Edit

Upgrades Edit

Level 1 upgrades. Edit

Ergonomic grip:

  • Price: 150 RU
  • An ergonomic grip makes the firearm noticeably more comfortable.
    • Handling: +5%

Level 2 upgrades. Edit

Padded grip:

  • Price: 300 RU
  • A padded grip helps reduce recoil.
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Processed barrel:

  • Price: 300 RU
  • Internal cavities of the weapon have been modified, increasing resistance to wear.
    • Improves weapon durability.

Level 3 upgrades. Edit

Low impulse hammer:

  • Price: 420 RU
  • A low impulse hammer mechanism reduces recoil, without diminishing the weapon's reliability.
    • Recoil: +28%

Synthetic weapon seal:

  • Price: 720 RU
  • A synthetic seal in the receiver leads to a marked increase in accuracy.
    • Accuracy: +15%

Hollow grip:

  • Price: 420 RU
  • A hollow space inside the grip allows you to reduce the weapon's mass.
    • Handling: +2%
    • Weight: -0.90kg

Precision reassembly:

  • Price:: 540 RU
  • Perfectly fitted parts allow the weapon to last longer before jamming.
    • Improves weapon's durability.

Notes Edit

  • Despite the coded '500 rpm' rate of fire in the gamefile ("w_bm16.ltx"), the observed rate is far lower due to the reload delay.

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