Very good choice for guns that are used in tight surroundings like automobiles. Shortens the length of the gun by 11 inches when folded. The side folding stocks are made of 4140 steel and fiberglass filled plastic. 1/2 inch steel hinge pin, lock open and closed design. This stock is very solid, built to take the recoil of 3 1/2 inch shells. They come with a 1-inch recoil pad and sling loops. Our side folding shotgun stocks must be used with a minimum length forend, which is included with the folder kit. LOP is 13 ½ in Weight is 2 lb 8 oz.