The Combat Shotgun is a type of shotgun designed specifically for military use. It fires shells at a much higher muzzle velocity, giving it greater penetrating power and range compared to civilian shotguns, and is consequently restricted for use by authorized persons only on many worlds.
- Item: Combat Shotgun
- Equipment Rating: C/B-B-B/D
- Armor Piercing/Base Damage: 3B/5S
- Range: 5/12/24/50 meters
- Shots: 8
- Cost/Reload: 175/2
- Affiliation: -
- Mass/Reload: 4.5kg/140g
- Notes: -
- LosTech: The MechWarrior Equipment Guide, p. 30, "Shotguns - Combat Shotgun"
- A Time of War, p. 268, "Flechette Weapons - Table"