The Haymaker is the weapon of choice if you’re a close-range aficionado. It’s a highly effective shotgun to have if you’re looking to spend a bit of time modifying it to be an absolute close-range beast.

In this guide, we’ll share the best Haymaker loadout you can use in Modern Warfare 3 Season 2. Since the recent February 21 update, it’s insanely overpowered and basically can rack up kills within seconds.

The best Haymaker loadout in MW3 Season 2 to annihilate your foes 

Best Haymaker loadout in MW3 Season 2
Best Haymaker loadout in MW3

First off, we will pick out the new JAK Maglift Kit, which is available as an aftermarket part. Not only is this kit highly powerful, but the recent update has increased its rate of fire by 40% (from 357 to 500 rpm), making it unstoppable in any small-sized map.

For the barrel, we went with the Imperator Long Barrel, which improves the bullet velocity and range of the shotgun.

The FTAC Grimline Laser is chosen to greatly enhance the accuracy and recoil control, including the hip recoil control and the hipfire and tac stance spread of the weapon.

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The No Stock mod was picked because although it affects recoil control a bit, it makes the weapon much easier to handle.

In terms of the Rear Grip, it’s picked out as it increases the Sprint to fire speed alongside the gun kick and recoil control.

To complete the class setup, here’s the recommended equipment:

  • Tactical: Stun Grenade/ Flash Grenade
  • Lethal: Frag Grenade
  • Field Upgrade: Munitions Box
  • Vest: Infantry Vest
  • Gloves: Commando Gloves
  • Boots: Lightweight Boots
  • Gear: Threat Identification System/EOD Padding
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Best Haymaker loadout in MW3 Season 2

To sum up, here’s the best Haymaker loadout to use in MW3 Season 2

BarrelImperator Long Barrel
Conversion KitJAK Maglift Kit
LaserFTAC Grimline Laser
Rear GripMolten Assault Grip
StockNo Stock Mod

That’s everything you need to know about the best Haymaker loadout in MW3 Season 2.

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