To provide year after year of dependable use in every conceivable condition, the SA-08 has undergone a torturous testing program, including more than 6,000 rounds in the lab, and standard destructive testing procedures. From dove hunting in Argentina, to waterfowl in the Pacific Flyway, to pheasants in the Midwest, the SA-08 passes every "high volume shooting" test with flying colors.
Weight:6 3/4 lbs.
Stock: Walnut with Satin Finish
Length of Pull:14"
Drop at Comb:1 1/2"
Drop at Heel:2 1/4"
* Walnut stock with satin finish
* All metalwork is matte black to reduce glare
* Vented top rib dissipates heat and aids in target acquisition
* Features unique dual valve system for the widest range of load versatility
The Weatherby SA-08 Semi-Auto line of shotguns features a proven dual valve system that allows shooters to quickly adapt the shotguns to accommodate the for widest load ranges. The interchangeable valves are easily accessed and changed.
Within seconds, hunters can transition from the lightest 7/8 ounce loads to the heaviest turkey and waterfowl loads. The key benefit of the dual valve system is guaranteed functioning through maximizing gas dispersal while minimizing felt recoil. The valve system efficiently uses only the gas necessary to cycle the action and bleeds off the balance.
The SA-08‘s alloy receiver reduces overall weight and improves the balance of the shotgun. The chrome plated bolt extends bolt and receiver life by reducing friction and eases operation. The receivers also feature a unique drop-out trigger system. The trigger system can be removed and reassembled quickly for easy cleaning.
The Weatherby SA-08s have chrome-lined barrels to withstand years of high-volume shooting and reduce the effort necessary to keep the barrel clean. The shotguns‘ barrels also feature lengthened forcing cones for improved patterns and less shooter fatigue. Additionally the shotguns have three (Improved Cylinder, Modified and Full) screw-in Integral Multi-Choke System that are compatible with the Briley® thread pattern and allows shooters to tailor their shot patterns for specific hunting applications.