The Benelli Raffaello 500 Anniversary semi auto 12 gauge is the stunning new incarnation of the Raffaello Powerbore. Unique for its elegance and sophistication, the Raffaello limited edition celebrates the 500th anniversary of the death of the artist Raffaello Sanzio, this beautiful gun incorporates all the technological features you would expect of the Raffaello series.
The flagship of the Benelli range is the Raffaello series, it offers the perfect blend of aesthetic detail and mechanical excellence. Benelli are delighted to unveil a very special Raffaello to celebrate the 500th anniversary of the artist Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino.
This beautiful gun features a unique, high detail, engraving featuring a rich array of hunting-themes with golden ducks on one side and pheasants on the other. The stock is high grade selected walnut to further increase the desirability of this special gun.
This limited edition gun features 'Progressive Comfort', Benelli's ground breaking recoil damping system which intelligently reacts to different cartridge loads by varying its response. The damping mechanism is located inside the stock, where it cannot be seen, and is connected to the recoil pad, providing amazingly effective recoil reduction whilst minimising muzzle climb and vibration.
The Power Bore Crio barrel has a bore of between 18.3 and 18.4 mm which guarantees superior performance, higher shot velocities and improved penetration. Comes with an assortment of chokes and a Benelli hard case
Only 1000 of these have been produced in the world.
Features and Specifications:
• Gauge: 12
• Stock & Forend: Oil finished grade 4 walnut with new Progressive Comfort system
• Recoil pad: Interchangeable Special Polyurethane
• Chamber: 3” Magnum
• Mechanics: Benelli inertial semiautomatic with variable geometry trigger release unit
• Receiver: Engraved Nickel plated receiver
• Comb: Interchangeable Special Polyurethane
• Stock length trigger measured / deviation: 365 mm +/- 2 mm - var. right/left
• Drop at comb: 37 ± 1 mm
• Drop at heel: 55 ± 1 mm, adjustable to 45/50/60/65 mm -
• Weight: 2,900 ± 100 g
• Magazine: Magazine tube with 2- round reducer (without reducer 3 rounds 12/76 or 4 rounds 12/70)
• Safety: Transversal ambidextrous with red arm ready for shooting signal
• Trigger guard: Technopolymer – chrome plated
• Trigger: Removable trigger unit; trigger weight from 22 to 28 N; reversible, transverse safety; automatic anti-repeat device, automatic locking device to prevent firing unless the bolt is fully retracted; magazine cut-off
• Sight: Interchangeable fibre optic.
Purchase of this item requires a firearms licence, you will need to complete a Police Order Form and take it into your local police station to have it signed off. The form can be found from the link below.
Police Order Form
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