Baikal 12g over & under shotgun

This item is HIRE ONLY for use by a recognised Film, TV, Commercials or Theatre production company.

 

 

Overview

The Baikal Multi Sporter model is an over and under sporting shotgun in 12g, manufactured by Izhevsky Mechanichesky Zavod in Russia and sold under the brand name of Baikal.

Formally a military weapons producer, over the last 25 years they have developed a range of single, double and over and under sporting shotguns and rifles that have sold around the world. They have acquired a very good reputation with the excellent quality, durability and value for money of their product range.

Helpful Info

This item would be appropriate to any period from the 1970s up to the present day.

Foxtrot example shown is the Baikal Multi Sporter which has 28’ barrels, a ventilated top rib, chequered walnut furniture and is in a blued finish.

Film Set Notes

We normally use  shotgun 12g blanks loaded with black powder that gives a slower burn than smokeless loads, resulting in a bright muzzle flash, accompanied by an amount of smoke, a dramatic effect.