SOLD FOR: $1,692.07
Serial Number: Y050196M
Year of Manufacture: 2012
Gauge: 12 Gauge, 2 ¾” and 3” Shells
Action Type: Semi-Automatic with Tubular Magazine
Markings: The right side of the receiver is marked with the serial number, “M4”, and “BENELLI-ITALY”. The left side of the receiver is marked “BENELLI U.S.A. CORP.-ACCOKEEK. MD.-MADE IN ITALY”. The bottom left of the receiver is marked with three proof marks. The bolt is marked with a “star”, “BENELLI ARMI SYSTEM” and with two small proofs. The left side of the barrel is marked “BENELLI ARMI S.P.A.-URBINO-MADE IN ITALY”, “18.4”, “three “stars”, “crossed square”, “PSF” and “CH” in a box. The right side of the barrel is marked with “12 GA 3” – 76mm – FOR 2 ¾” OR 3” SHELLS / READ OWNERS MANUAL BEFORE USING GUN” and “TM52513V”. The right side of the rear sight base is marked “LPA ITALY”.
Barrel Length: 18 ½”
Choke: Improved Modified Choke Installed. The barrel is threaded for interchangeable chokes.
Sights / Optics: The front sight is a post mounted between two wings. It has a white insert that glows faintly in the dark. The rear sight is a fully adjustable ghost right sight. It has a white dot on each side that glow in the dark. The rear sight sits between two protective wings. It is marked with hash marks “UP”, “R” and with two “arrows”. The top of the receiver has 5 ¼” of unmarked rail for mounting an optic.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The stocks are synthetic with a pistol grip. The grip and the forearm are ribbed. The buttstock has a sling bar on each side and a sling swivel mount at the bottom. The recoil pad is made of soft rubber. The forearm has a few light scratches. The buttstock shows light scrapes and scuffs. The recoil pad shows little to no wear. The LOP measures 14 1/4” from the trigger to the rubber recoil pad. The stocks rate in about Excellent overall condition.
Type of Finish: Matte
Finish Originality: Original
Bore Condition: The bore is bright. There is no visible erosion. The bore needs to be cleaned to remove some fouling. The rear of the choke insert has heavy fouling that needs to be cleaned.
Overall Condition: This shotgun retains about 99% of its original finish. There a few very light drag marks present on the barrel. We do not wear besides the light drag marks. The markings are clear. The screw heads are sharp. The shotgun rates in about Excellent condition.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. We have not fired this rifle.
Box, Paperwork& Accessories: None
Our Assessment: This Benelli M4 is in Excellent condition. This is a great shotgun that is used by the military; if you are lucky you can have one too.The Benelli M4 Tactical shotgun is a unique, Auto-Regulating Gas-Operated (A.R.G.O.) semi-auto. The M4 Tactical is the combat service shotgun of the U.S. Joint Services today. Battle-proven reliability. Picatinny rail for mounting scopes, sights, and optics, Ghost-ring sights for quick target acquisition. Originally designed in 1998 for the U.S. Marine Corps, the M4 (M1014) was extensively tested at the Aberdeen Proving Ground in Maryland. It proved totally reliable for safety, function, and performance. For reliability when it counts, select the M4 Tactical shotgun.
CA Legal or CA Private Party Transferable: This shotgun CAN be transferred/sold in California.
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