Benelli M2 Tactical

Description

The Benelli M2 Tactical is a semi-automatic shotgun chambered in 12 gauge. The M2 Tactical takes a lot from the original model, but with features more appropriate for home defense or law enforcement.

Also, the M2 was also introduced as a new gun at the 2012 SHOT Show because it was fitted with National Firearms Act tactical configurations, meaning it comes with a 14-inch barrel and can be purchased through an authorized Class III Commercial dealer.

The M2 uses Benelli’s Inertia Driven System where recoil energy cycles the action. The bolt is semi-fixed until the backwards force, vibrating through the gun, arrives to the bolt housing, the vibration rattles the bolt and it slides back. As it travels back it pushes against the inertia spring and once compressed all the way, the spring then pushes the bolt forward.

This system is used instead of letting gas or the initial explosion drive the bolt back. And, since the gases can’t seep through into the chamber there won’t be any carbon-build up.

Optional features include adjustable ghost ring rear sights and a fixed blade front sight, or open sights. And, there are three stocks available. A standard synthetic stock, standard butt with pistol grip, or the ComforTech stock, which adds comfort and absorbs and dampens recoil.

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Specifications

M2 Tactical
Capacity:5
Sights:Adjustable ghost ring rear sight and fixed blade front sight
Open
Features:Inertia Driven action
Gauge:12 gauge
Stock:ComforTech/black
Synthetic/black
Synthetic/black with pistol grip
Scope:Drilled and tapped for Weaver base
Type:Semi-auto
Chokes:Full
Improved cylinder
Modified
Weight:6.7 pounds
Barrel Length:18.5"
Length of Pull:14.375"
Overall Length:39.75"
Drop at Comb:1.375"
Drop at Heel:2"
Bore:2.75"
3"
M2 NFA
Capacity:5
Sights:Ghost ring
Features:*The 14-inch barrel fits NFA Tactical Configurations and must be purchased through a Class III dealer
Inertia Driven action
Gauge:12 gauge
Stock:Black tactical synthetic stock
Black tactical synthetic stock with pistol grip
Material/Finish:Steel/matte black
Scope:Drilled and tapped for scope mounts
Type:Semi-auto
Chokes:Fixed cylinder
Weight:6.4 pounds
Barrel Length:14"
Length of Pull:14.375"
Overall Length:35.25"
Bore:2.75"
3"
MSRP$1219.00

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