—Information accurate as of: build 904.83
The Pump Shotgun is a high-end ranged weapon which fires 12 Gauge Buckshot shells as well as 12 Gauge Slugs. Additionally the shotgun can be reloaded with Handmade Shells, however they are considered significantly less effective. The weapon can hold 6 rounds.
The Pump Shotgun is a close-quarters weapon, and due to its large bullet spread, makes it incapable of hitting targets effectively at medium or long range. Anything at close range, however, can be easily taken down in one or two shots. This makes the Pump Shotgun effective against hostile animals, and anything else that needs to get close in order to do damage to you.
A headshot with the Pump Shotgun at close range is usually a one-hit kill with an unarmored target.
The Pump Shotgun can be crafted with:
It takes 60 seconds to craft. 30 seconds at a tier 2 workbench. 15 seconds at a tier 3 work bench