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Instinct SLX

Italian tradition and Fine Craftsmanship

Everyone has that one gun most remembered from their early hunts. Whether it belonged to a grandfather, father, uncle, whomever, it is etched in each of our minds clear as day. Let your gun be the one remembered. Choose the exquisitely crafted Instinct SLX over/under shotgun from Franchi. By blending the signature lightweight receiver of the Instinct SL with traditional floral engravings, gold inlays, and beautiful AA-grade, oiled-walnut Prince of Wales stock and Schnabel forend, the Instinct SLX provides the incredible fit, feel and quick-shouldering pointability you expect from a Franchi in an heirloom-quality firearm you’ll be proud of. A gold trigger and five extended nickel chokes round out this exceptional offering. When your passion for the hunt demands something exceptional, seek out the Instinct SLX line of shotguns.

Trigger Guard Logo & Underside Engraving

The underside of the receiver continues the rich floral engravings of the sides and features an inlaid gold "Franchi" logo. The elegant presentation is finished with a beautifully crafted and polished trigger guard with gold Franchi "F" logo.

Receiver Engraving

Detailed engravings feature traditional floral patterns, exquisitely milled into the sleep scalloped receiver for an heirloom quality offering. 

Scalloped Aluminum Receiver

Featuring Franchi's signature scalloped design, the aluminum receiver combines a clean and upscale look with lightweight comfort in the field.

Prince Of Wales Stock & Checkering

A slim, purposefully designed Prince of Wales grip with cut checkering combines superior ergonomics and shooting comfort with traditional style.

Ergonomic Schnabel Forend & Checkering

The slim and tapered schnabel forend features cut checkering and combines handsome old-world style with heightened ergonomic performance and comfort in all shooting applications.

Recoil Pad

Every Franchi Over/Under comes standard with a recoil pad to promote shooting comfort with heavier loads and during long days in the field.


Standard Features

Auto Ejectors

Incorporates automatic ejectors to quickly clear spent hulls and faciliate fast reloading.

Auto Safety

The tang-mounted safety automatically resets ot the "On" position when the action is opened.

Barrel Selector

A horizontal barrel selector switch on the tang-mounted safety allows for the choice of which barrel fires first.

Extended Stainless Choke Tubes

Extended Choke Tubes -IC,M,F and wrench

Hard Case

Custom fitted hard case to protect in transport.

Aluminum Receiver Construction

The monobloc receiver is machined from a solid aluminum block and features Franchi's signature scalloped design for a clean and upscale look, with the added comfort of reduced weight in the field.

AA-Grade Walnut

A Prince of Wales Stock and Schnabel Forend are crafted from AA-Grade satin walnut and feature cut checkering to promote a positive grip.

Vented Barrels

Vents between the two barrels assist in the dissipation of heat when multiple shots are fired in quick succession.

Vented Rib

Featuring a vented rib to help dissipate heat and dampen mirage.

Fiber-Optic Sight

Included fiber-optic front sight for easy target acquisition.

Optional Features

Flush Choke Tubes

Additional flush mount choke tubes are available for purchase across a wide variety of constrictions and applications.

Extended Choke Tubes

C, IM, XFT, Timber, Pass and  Decoy

Ported Choke Tubes

Additional ported choke tubes are available for purchase across a wide variety of constrictions and applications.