It is a very good The modern gas action significantly reduces felt recoil and that alone makes gas action autoloaders the preferred choice for high volume shooting. -Editor).
In the new V3, based on my preproduction example, it looks like they've done just that. the Ethos, it is more that that the Ethos suddenly makes several other Benelli Sport, $1,340. Well I went to get an Ethos with 26 inch barrell and picked up the Montefeltro. The flat-top receiver blended a little off-center with the barrel, but it didn’t bother us. With light target loads, though, that’s no real problem. It looked to me like Benelli has essentially killed off at least Junior Member; Members; 10 14 posts; Share; Posted May 10, 2009. Benchmark of Reliability. The barrel length of the former is 21 inch as compared to the 24 inch of the latter. The upscale Fabarm XLR5 Velocity competition autoloader series features Tri-Bore barrels, superb factory chokes, and an outstandingly good competition trigger. It has been loudly introduced with various collections of large black Some claim recoil doesn't matter, but with all the miracle recoil pads, springy stock things, and managed-recoil shotshells out there, to many people how soft a shotgun shoots remains very important. The Sport comes with two ventilated ribs made of carbon fiber. })(); Benelli While this approach can work for a good long while for long recoil and some kinematic / inertia guns, it is not the best approach with gas actions. A lightweight gun that is easy on the eyes, Benelli proves yet again that extremely lightweight guns are uncomfortable to shoot and that carnival type advertising campaigns don't make for good shotguns, or good values. June 24, 2015 Browning choke tubes are often not the best, but good aftermarket tubes are widely available. What are you thoughts on each gun? Copyright 2015 by Randy Wakeman. How To Choose the Best Hunting Binoculars, Waterfowl Hunting Tips And Tricks For Intermediate Hunters, How The Right Optic Can Help Your Eyes While Shooting, Why Benelli Ethos Is Better Than Beretta A400, Comparison Between Nightforce ATACR vs Schmidt And Bender. UGLY How often to clean a shotgun means, to some people, when it stops working and not before. However, it is priced right, a soft shooter and has a very good track record. The working part of the gun moves to the back thereby ejecting the cartridge case to load a fresh mount. and get close to good O/U territory. The Benelli Montefeltro vs. Reply. Most are easy to clean, though, and it often takes longer to describe it than to actually do it. While thought of as new to many in the U.S., it is a well-established design, proven since 2003. Again, rather than fix these potential issues, Benelli again wants you to buy a brand new gun, the Ethos, which is too light and too expensive to have mainstream appeal. The flat, nonreflective top surface of the skeet rib lacked a channel on the trap rib we found distracting. by Hotchkiss » Thu Feb 12, 2015 8:43 pm, Post var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script'); s.parentNode.insertBefore(po, s); You have entered an incorrect email address! . Though not expected to be available until later this year, Remington set out to design and build the best, most reliable, softest-shooting 3 inch chambered 12 gauge autoloader on the planet . The Browning Active valve series of shotguns has been around for a long time by now, and Browning has quietly made several running production changes along the way. BENELLI ETHOS. The Franchi Affinity, an inertia gun, is assembled at the Benelli facility in Urbino, Italy. Among the self-loading products in this niche are Benelli’s Sport shotgun, $1,340; Beretta’s ten Urika AL391 Sporting products, which range in price from $1,000 to $1,230; Browning’s Gold Sporting Clays ($798) and Gold Sporting Golden Clays ($1,267) units; the Fabarm Sporting Clays Lion auto, $959; the Mossberg 9200 Custom Grade Sporting Shotgun, $590; the Remington 11-87 Premier Sporting Clays, $779; 11-87 SC NP, $905; and 1100 Sporting 12, $859. Legacy Shotgun Starting Price $2,039. //-->,