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XLR5 Velocity AR




ModelXLR5 Velocity AR
Gauge12 Ga
OperationStainless Steel Piston, gas operated
Barrel Length30" - 32"
Barrel Rib HeightMin 15.8mm / Max 21.2mm
Chokes5 EXIS HP™ Competition Choke Tubes
Frame FinishTitanium™ Silver
StockTurkish Walnut with Adjustable Comb
Wood FinishMatte, Hand Oil
Length of pull14.75"
Drop at comb1.3"-1.6"
Drop at heel2.3"
Drop at Monte Carlo1.4"-1.8"
Cast at toe.3"
Cast to heel.2"
Weight8lbs 4oz.*
Proof test1630 BAR
CaseHard Case
Warranty5 years
*Weights may vary based on wood density.


FA02142XLR5 Velocity Sptg AR 12g 30" Silver RH$3,525
FA02143XLR5 Velocity Sptg AR 12g 30" Silver LH$3,725
*Prices are subject to change without notice.

XLR5 Velocity AR

The FABARM XLR5 VELOCITY is the true definition of speed in motion and mechanics. The XLR5 VELOCITY AR has a revolutionary new adjustable rib that allows the shooter to have a more upright shooting profile to acquire targets rapidly. No other manufacturer has attempted it. FABARM has not only revolutionized Clay Target Shotguns, but has perfected the system. The FABARM XLR5 VELOCITY is not a hunting shotgun made into a target shotgun. FABARM engineers and American shooters helped create the XLR5 VELOCITY to be the best target shotgun on the market – Period. Features like the adjustable rib, lightning fast Pulse Piston® gas operation, weight adjustable magazine cap and integrated recoil reducer guarantees the VELOCITY will give the shooter a competitive edge.

Randy Wakeman Outdoors – FABARM XLR5 Velocity Review

By | XLR5 AR

With the combining of Caesar Guerini and Fabarm, the result is Italy’s second largest shotgun manufacturer, which now rivals the in-house design and manufacturing capabilities of any shotgun manufacturer in the world. The Fabarm XLR 5 has not been released in the United States, that I know of, until right now. The basic gas action used in this autoloading shotgun was released in 2003, the Fabarm “Pulse Piston” system. By now a well-proven system, the action bar design associated with this action was improved back in 2005. Read More

Gun Test: FABARM XLR5 Velocity by Johnny Cantu – Shotgun Sports Magazine

By | XLR5 AR

The following is an article as featured in the May 2012 issue of Shotgun Sports Magazine by author and editor Johnny Cantu. To view the original article as a PDF, click here.

In my report of the 2012 SHOT Show in the May issue of Shotgun Sports I informed our readers of a new semi-automatic 12 gauge shotgun from the famous Italian arms manufacturer, FABARM, (now a part of Caesar Guerini) the XLR5 Velocity. I also mentioned to look forward to a review of the XLR5. Well, after a phone call or two to Mr. Joe Cunniffe, General Manager of FABARM USA in Cambridge, MD, my test sample which was an early prototype model arrived at my office. Read More

FABARM XLR5 Velocity review by Nick Sisley – Sporting Clays Magazine

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The following is an article as featured in the May 2012 issue of Sporting Clays Magazine and written by Nick Sisley. To view the original article as a PDF, click here.

The first time I ever wrote about high adjustable-rib, high adjustable-comb shotguns was with the Caesar Guerini Impact. Some of the similarly equipped over-unders I’ve written about since then have been the Kolar Max Sporting, Krieghoff Pro Sporter, Zoli Bilanx, and Blaser SuperSport. But when I penned that first column in this column I posed the question, “I wonder how long it will be before someone comes out with a high adjustable-rib, high adjustable-comb semi-auto?” Read More