Silver Pigeon &
& 1201 FP
competition gun, the SO5 is available in trap, skeet and sporting
clays versions developed with finishing touches specific to each
sport. They offer all the uncompromising design features that mark
it is a true Beretta Premium Grade.
of the materials, craftsmanship and manufacturing processes
used to create these extraordinary guns guarantee these superior
reliability and performance. Barrels are constructed of cold forged
Boehler Antinit Steel, assuring perfect alignment of these tubes,
exceptional strength and log-lasting corrosion resistance.
|They are carefully
checked for ballistic performance and shot pattern. To minimize
locking stress while shooting, the "cross bolt" type locking system
operates on Monobloc lugs positioned at the top of the upper axis.
Shoulder are replaceable. The low profile action body is exceptionally
sleek to enhance swing and pointability in the heat of the competition.
The true sidelock design is simple and reliable, renowned for its
extremely quick lock times and ultra-crisp trigger pull. The competition
type, ventilated rib is hand-file checkered to reduce glare and
features a white or luminous front sight for difficult low light
conditions with mid bead. Competition pistol grip stock and fore-end
feature left or right hand palm swell and are crafted from carefully
selected, highly figured walnut. They can be sized and dimensioned
to the shooter's individual specifications. Each is finished and
checkered by hand with the utmost care.Details
like the knurled trigger provide and extra edge. Wood-to-metal fit
is exceptionally fine...clearly exhibiting that care and attention
to detail that can only come with true hand-craftsmanship. The sideplates
of the SO5 are beautifully hand-engraved with light scroll pattern
and finished to Beretta's extremely high custom standard. The floorplate
is embellished with a fine gold inlay of the "P. Beretta" signature
on the coin silver finish. The gun comes complete with fitted carrying
case and a set of maintenance tools.
incomparable SO5 is available in Sporting, Trap and Skeet models
that meet the specific needs of competition shooters.
The SO5 Sporting features
a single selective trigger, stock crafted of highly figured walnut
with deep diamond hand-cut checkering, a special rubber recoil
pad and a Schanbel fore-end for enhanced control and pointability.
SO5 Trap features a single, non-selective trigger,
an International style or Monte Carlo stock with special trap
rubber recoil pad and a heavier semi-Beavertail competition fore-end.
SO5 Skeet features a competition skeet stock
with deep diamond hand-cut checkering and a heavier semi-Beavertail
competition fore-end. Hand checkered butt-plate or special skeet
rubber recoil pad are available on request.
Competition Shotguns Over-and-Under Specifications
30/1.18 32/1.26 34/1.34
40/1.57 42/1.65 44/1.73
types: C-Competition T-Tapered (10 to 8 mm) *MC Mobilchoke® tubes standard.
Fixed chokes available on request.** Overall length based on: 28" barrel
shotgun for Skeet and Sporting models, 30" for Trap models, unless otherwise
specified.°° Weight are approximate dependent on wood density and