Benelli Armi System M4 Tactical Shotgun #11721 12GA 3” Shells w/ Box

SOLD FOR: $1,813

WOA#: WY240210TM019

Make: Benelli Armi S.P.A.

Model: M4 (Model#11721)

Serial Number: Y058975J

Year of Manufacture: 2012

Gauge: 12 GA, 2 ¾” & 3” Shells

Action Type: Semi-Auto, Auto-Regulating Gas-Operated (A.R.G.O)

Markings: The right side of the receiver is marked, “m4 Y058975J BENELLI-ITALY”.  The BCG is marked, “BENELLI ARMY SYSTEM” with a couple proof marks. The right side of the barrel is marked, “12 GA 3” – 76mm – FOR 2 ¾” OR 3” SHELLS READ OWNERS MANUAL BEFORE USING GUN TM63590N”.  The right side of the rear sight is marked, “LPA ITALY”.  The left side of the barrel is marked, “BENELLI ARMI S.P.A. – URBINO – MADE IN ITALY”.  The left side of the receiver is marked, “BENELLI U.S.A. CORP.-ACCOKEEK MD.-MADE IN ITALY” with proof marks.  The buttpad is marked, “Benelli”.  The proofs on the receiver and barrel include the date code “CI” for 2012.

Barrel Length: 18.5”.

Choke: Threaded for interchangeable chokes with Modified currently installed.

Sights / Optics: The rear sight is an adjustable Ghost-Ring.  The front sight is a white dotted adjustable post protected by two protective wings.

Stock Configuration & Condition: The stocks are black synthetic with rubberized grip.  The handguard is synthetic with serrations for increased grip control.  The buttstock is collapsible with adjustable cheek piece, sling bar, and rubber Benelli Buttpad.  The LOP measures 14.25″ from the front of the trigger to the back of the back of the buttpad at full extension.  The stocks rate in about Excellent overall condition.

Type of Finish: Black

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition: The bore is bright. There is no visible erosion. In this writer’s opinion the bore rates 10/10.

Overall Condition: This shotgun retains about 99% of its metal finish. The balance of the finish shows minimal to no operation wear  and nothing outside of light boxed storage wear.  The screw heads are sharp and pins are unmarred. The markings are clear. Overall, this shotgun rates in about Excellent condition.

Mechanics: The action functions correctly. We have not fired this shotgun. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance standards.

Box, Paperwork & Accessories: Original Factory Box, Blackhawk Nylon/bungee sling, owner’s manual, and a mag tube plug.

Our Assessment:  The Benelli M4 Tactical with Collapsible Stock (Model#11721) is a pinnacle of modern shotgun technology, combining unparalleled reliability, durability, and performance in a package that meets the rigorous demands of both law enforcement and civilian shooters. Designed for tactical applications, the M4 Tactical is renowned for its Auto-Regulating Gas-Operated (ARGO) system, a unique feature that utilizes dual stainless steel, self-cleaning pistons for rapid and reliable cycling of rounds. This system ensures the M4 can handle a wide array of ammunition types, from light field loads to heavy buckshot, without manual adjustment.

Model #11721, with its collapsible stock, adds an extra layer of versatility and adaptability, allowing the user to adjust the length of pull for maximum comfort and efficiency in various shooting positions and scenarios. This feature is particularly beneficial in tactical situations where maneuverability and ease of use in confined spaces are critical. The collapsible stock also makes the shotgun more suitable for users of different body sizes and wearing body armor.

The Benelli M4 Tactical is chambered in 12-gauge and boasts a magazine capacity that complies with legal standards, making it a formidable choice for home defense, law enforcement operations, and competitive shooting. It features a Picatinny rail atop the receiver for optics mounting, while ghost ring sights provide for quick target acquisition. The M4’s design emphasizes ease of maintenance and durability, with components crafted from high-quality materials resistant to corrosion and wear. The Model#11721’s reputation as a reliable, hard-hitting shotgun is further solidified by its adoption by the U.S. Marine Corps, underscoring its status as a top-tier firearm capable of performing in the most demanding conditions.  Please see our photos and good luck on your bid! – L.S.

Benelli Armi System M4 Tactical Shotgun #11721 12GA 3” Shells w/ Box
Benelli Armi System M4 Tactical Shotgun #11721 12GA 3” Shells w/ Box