With an easy-to-use, no-nonsense design that's dependable in the field, the pump is generally regarded as the "4x4" of field guns. The trusted line of PA-08 pump shotguns carries that tradition forward in typical Weatherby function and style. Every PA-08 Synthetic features a lightweight and durable injection-molded synthetic stock, a dependable dual bar pump action, and swivel studs. The chrome-lined barrel helps the PA-08 withstand the wear and tear of high-volume shooting and the lengthened forcing cone reduce felt recoil. The ventilated top rib works to dissipate heat in the barrel, promotes a smoother swing-through, and gives the shooter an excellent sight line for acquiring fast-moving targets. The drop-out trigger group can be quickly removed for cleaning and reassembly, adding to the PA-08's exceptional functionality. The shotgun's receiver is CNC-machined and its bolt is chrome-plated. All metalwork is matte black to reduce glare.