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Sledge's Shotgun
Updated: Sep 05, 2023
Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3
Sledge's Shotgun

The legend (still) lives.
  • Content
    Base Game
  • Weapon Type
  • Rarity
  • Manufacturer
  • Elements

Sledge's Shotgun
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Sledge's Shotgun (Shotgun-BL3)
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Sledge's Shotgun - About

The Legendary Shotgun Sledge's Shotgun is manufactured by Jakobs and comes from the Borderlands 3 Base Game.

Sledge's Shotgun - unique Ability

Shoots a 2-Round Burst with a pump-action delay.
Damaged enemies have a chance to be knocked back.

Ricochet Effect
Critical hits are not different from normal hits.

Sledge's Shotgun - Variants

  • Elements
  • Listed Projectiles
    6 | 8 | 10
  • Shot Cost
  • Splash Radius
  • Weapon Parts
    fixed parts
  • Anointment
  • Splash Anoints

Sledge's Super Shotgun

  • -15% Recoil Height 20%
    15% Fire Rate Shoots a 3-Round Burst with a pump-action delay.
    Damaged enemies have a chance to be knocked back.

Sledge's Shotgun - Shotgun Parts

Weapons usually get one part per group, but sometimes multiple or none. Numbers in the top-right  indicate the range of parts a group can have.
Parts usually have equal drop chances, or it's indicated nearby.


  • Trigger_1+10% Reload Speed
  • Trigger_2+10% Damage


  • Bolt_1+10% Reload Speed
  • Bolt_2+10% Damage
  • Bolt_3+7.5% Accuracy
  • Bolt_4+10% Crit Damage
  • Bolt_5+35% Projectiles
    +15% Accuracy Bloom
    -10% Accuracy
    -5% Damage


  • Foregrip_1-30% Sway
    -30% Vertical Recoil
  • Foregrip_2-15% Horizontal Recoil
    +5% Fire Rate
  • Foregrip_5-30% Sway
    +5% Damage


  • Stock_1-30% Sway
    +5% Reload Speed
    +7.5% Accuracy
  • Stock_2-30% Horizontal Recoil
    -25% Vertical Recoil
    +10% Accuracy
  • Stock_3-30% Horizontal Recoil
    -15% Vertical Recoil
    +10% Reload Speed
  • Stock_4+35% Projectiles
    +5% Damage
    -30% Sway
    +15% Accuracy Bloom
    -10% Accuracy
    -5% Damage
  • Stock_5+10% Damage
    +10% Crit Damage
    -30% Horizontal Recoil


  • IronSight
  • Scope_12.2x Zoom
  • Scope_21.5x Zoom

Sledge's Shotgun - Changelog

Hotfix 01.21.2021:

  • +87.5% Weapon Damage

Sledge's Shotgun
How to Farm

Sledge's Shotgun
Assigned Loot Pool

Sledge's Shotgun
Dedicated Drop

Dedicated Drop

Dedicated Drop

Dedicated Drops are weapons that only drop from its dedicated sources.
Unlike World Drops who can drop almost everywhere at a small chance.

Sledge's Shotgun
Drop Rates

  • Hot Karl
The number next to the Source notes Loot Luck.

Loot Luck Formula


P = Dedicated Loot Pool Chance
L = Loot Luck

Sledge's Shotgun
Grinder Recipe

This recipe requires 1+ DLC-Legendary!
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The Grinder⚙️ recipe for the displayed chances.
Consoles may have a better recipe that's the best on PC.

Sledge's Shotgun
Dedicated Sources

Hot Karl

Hot Karl

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Target of Opportunity