New TriStar Viper G2 Bronze

TriStar Viper G2 Bronze

The TriStar Viper G2 Bronze. (Photo: TriStar)

The cost savings shotgun makers, TriStar Arms, expanded its flagship line of shotguns with the Viper G2 Bronze.

Designed with target shooters and bird hunters in mind, the Viper G2 Bronze is a semi-auto shotgun with a 3-inch chamber and five-round capacity available in both 12- and 20-gauge.

TriStar is known for its no-frills designs that run great even without all the bells and whistles.

The fit and finish of the Viper G2 Bronze have a classic feel, with a long-lasting Bronze Cerakote finished receiver and a stock and forearm made of high-grade Turkish walnut with cut checkering and semi-gloss finish.

The barrel has a vent rib with matted sight plane. The Viper G2 Bronze also has a fiber optic front sight for fast and easy target acquisition.

It comes with a removable choke system that uses Beretta/Benelli Mobile Threads. It includes three choke tubes (IC, M, F), choke box, and wrench. A shot plug is included with the firearm.

The 12 gauge version has a 28-inch barrel and weighs 6.8 pounds, while the 20 gauge version has a 26-inch barrel and weighs 6.2 pounds.

The Viper G2 retails for $759.