Specifications for the
Winchester Model 1897
Pump-Action Slide Shotgun
Country of Origin: United States
Manufacturer: Winchester Repeating Arms Company - USA
Initial Year of Service: 1897
Overall Length: 1000 mm (39.37 in)
Barrel Length: 510.00 mm (20.08 in)
Weight (Empty): 7.94 lb (3.60 kg)
Action: Manually-Actuated Pump Slide
Feed: 5-round tubular magazine
Range: 60 ft (18 m; 20 yds)
Model 1897 - Base Series Designation
Model 97 - Shortened Designation
Model 1897 Standard - Basic Model 1897 form
Model 1897 Trap - Sporting variant; refined walnut stock with checkering pattern.
Model 1897 Pigeon - Sporting variant; receiver with hand-engraving.
Model 1897 Tournament - Sporting variant; matte finish receiver.
Model 1897 Brush - Reduced magazine; solid frame
Model 1897 Brush Takedown - Take-down frame
Model 1897 Riot Gun - Shortened barrel; solid or take-down frame.
Model 1897 Trench Gun - Militarized variant; 20-inch barrel; perforated heat shield; bayonet fitting under muzzle (adapter); sling swivels.
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