Franchi Affinity Semi-Automatic Shotguns at 2017 NRA Annual Meetings

Franchi at 2017 NRA Annual Meetings and Exhibits

New Affinity Line, Giveaways and Musical Performance Highlight Franchi’s Appearance at 2017 NRA Annual Meetings and Exhibits

ACCOKEEK, Md. (April 27, 2017) – ( – Franchi will unveil its completely redesigned Affinity line of semi-automatic shotguns at the 2017 NRA Annual Meetings and Exhibits, giving attendees the first opportunity to see and feel the new models. During the event, which runs April 27-30 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Franchi will celebrate the unveiling with multiple gun giveaways, in-booth appearances by pro staffers and a live concert.

The redesigned Franchi Affinity line includes the versatile Affinity 3, available in 12 and 20 gauge, which is chambered for 2 3/4- and 3-inch shells, as well as the Affinity 3.5, a 12-gauge magnum shotgun chambered for shells up to 3 1/2 inches. Every configuration in the new Affinity line has been generously enhanced with a bevy of new, unique features that make shotguns easier to operate and more enjoyable to shoot.

In addition to the first public exhibition of the new shotgun line, inside the Franchi booth (No. 3527) attendees can register to win a new Franchi Affinity shotgun. One winner will be drawn each afternoon of the event.

Saturday’s winner will be drawn during the in-booth concert by Nick Hoffman, Franchi Pro Staff member and host of “Nick’s Wild Ride.” Hoffman is a veteran of the country music industry who served as a touring musician for some of Nashville’s most legendary performers and is a founding member of the group The Farm, with whom he still performs in addition to work as the host of “Nick’s Wild Ride” on The Outdoor Channel.

Franchi Pro Staff Members Appearing in the Booth

Alex Brittingham – Professional Guide and Dog Trainer

Nick Hoffman – Host of “Nick’s Wild Ride”

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