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
The cop entered the building with a SPAS 12 shotgun half-hidden under his coat.
The Spas-12 is a dirty shotgun in MW2. Pump-action with a surprisingly far range. First shotgun unlocked in the game.
Bob: Do you like the spas-12?
Joe: Im surgical with that bitch
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.
Guy1 - Damn it! Little bastard with the SPAS-12.
Guy2 - I know, this guy is a n00b.