An selective fire (pump action or semi automatic) twelve gauge shotgun intended for the military/police market. Manufactured by Franchi of Italy. 8 round tubular magazine. "SPAS" is an acronym for Special Purpose Automatic Shtogun
by JoeBob August 05, 2003
The Spas-12 is a dirty shotgun in MW2. Pump-action with a surprisingly far range. First shotgun unlocked in the game.
by modest zebra January 11, 2010
The SPAS-12 is a combat shotgun that is currently manufactured by the Italian firearms company 'Franchi'. IT is used in several video games, including the infamous Modern Warfare 2. This weapon is frowned upon in online gameplay because of its n00by range and damage.
by MW2 Freak January 05, 2011