POTD: Battle Brown! Benelli M4 18,5″ Shotgun

A new dawn, new possibilities and another Photo Of The Day. We don’t do enough shotguns in this series, don’t you agree? This is the Benelli M4 Semi-Automatic shotgun with an 18.5″ barrel, painted in Battle Brown. The sight is a Steiner Optics Micro Reflex Sight (MRS), and to make it easier to see if you have a friend or foe in front of you, there’s a Steiner eOptics Battle Light.

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FIRST LOOK: Beretta's New Assault Rifle Platform

In September 2023, Beretta unveiled their next generation combat rifle, the project is collectively termed the ‘New Assault Rifle Platform’ or NARP. Beretta were kind enough to speak to TFB and give us a detailed rundown of the rifle, the project and its aims.

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POTD: The Beretta ARX200 DMR – With Extras

DMRs, or Designated Marksman Rifles, are so hot at the moment. As you can see, our Photo Of The Day reflects this, with some marketing images from Beretta Defense Technologies, as posted on their LinkedIn. The Beretta ARX200 DMR was shown at the World Defense Show in 2022.

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POTD: Beretta M9A4 with Steiner eOptics DBAL-PL

The Photo Of The Day can be chosen for a variety of reasons. It may be because of its aesthetic qualities, its newsworthiness, its emotional impact, or its technical excellence. Some Photos Of The Day features have a specific theme, such as nature, architecture, or portraits. Can you guess today’s theme? Well, here it is! The Beretta M9A4 with Steiner eOptics DBAL-PL (and without). What do you think about it?

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[SHOT 2022] Beretta & True Velocity Confirm Partnership & Announce Civilian RM277

We’ve know for a while that Beretta was partnered with General Dynamics on their NGSW submission – the bullpup RM277. Well GD have divested to True Velocity and Lone Star Future Weapons but Beretta have confirmed their continuing involvement in the project.

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Sako to Develop New Family of Semi-Automatic Sniper Rifles

The Finnish Defence Forces Logistics Command has signed a letter of intent with Sako Ltd. to develop a new family of Semi-Automatic Sniper Rifles / Designated Marksman’s Rifles. Sako are well-known for their high-quality Sniper Rifles  available in various calibers (Sako TRG M10, TRG 22/42 A1, TRG 22 and 42), but they are all bolt-action rifles.

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[SHOT 2020] Beretta's Role in the US Army's Next Generation Squad Weapon Program

This year’s SHOT Show was the first to have models representing all three of the US Army’s Next Generation Squad Weapon program prototypes. While SIG had actual prototypes on display (which TFB got our first look at back in September at DSEI 2019) both Textron and General Dynamics had models on display at their partner booths.

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