|For an overview of shotguns, see shotgun.|
|The following is based on Fallout 3 cut content.|
It looks identical to its regular version, the double-barrel shotgun, but differs in damage, price, and other characteristics. It can only be repaired with combat shotguns.
Pa's Fishing Aid can fire a total of about 125 shots from full condition before breaking.
This weapon deals the same damage in a non-critical hit as The Terrible Shotgun but has a much smaller ammunition capacity (2 round chamber). Critical hit damage outside of V.A.T.S., however, is much larger due to the larger number of pellets.