P.Beretta Model A300 Ultima 20 GA 3” Semi-Auto Shotgun 28” Kick-Off

SOLD FOR: $705

WOA#: WY240113BD007

Make: Beretta

Model: A300 ULTIMA

Serial Number: RUP244517

Year of Manufacture: Modern

Gauge:  20 GA

Action Type: Semi-Auto, Mag-Tube Fed

Markings:  The right side of the barrel is marked “READ OWNER’S MANUAL BEFORE USING GUN / BERETTA USA CORP.”.  The left side of the barrel is marked “20 GA. 3”-FOR 2 ¾” OR 3” SHELLS (20-76) 28”.

Barrel Length: 28”  Vented Barrel Rib

Choke:  MobilChoke System, CYL-20 Installed

Sights / Optics:  The front sight is a large orange fiber optic rod.  The midlength has an alignment bead.

Stock Configuration & Condition:  The two piece stocks are checkered polymer with Beretta Kick-Off recoil reduction technology.  The stocks featured checkered semi-pistol grip, rubberized cheek piece, Kick-Off recoil pad, and checkered formed with finger grooves.  The LOP measures 14” from the front of the trigger to the rear of the buttpad.  The stocks rate in Excellent condition.   There are no chips or cracks. The checkering is crisp with sharp peaks.

Type of Finish: Black, Gray

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition:  The smooth bore is mostly bright.  There is no visible erosion.  There is some minor fouling down the length.  In this writer’s opinion the bore rates 8.5 out of 10.

Overall Condition:  This shotgun retains about 99% of its finish. There is some minor operation 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:  None.

Our Assessment:  The Beretta A300 Ultima 20 GA is a testament to Beretta’s legacy of crafting high-quality, reliable shotguns that cater to both seasoned shooters and newcomers alike. This model builds on the success of the A300 series, known for its affordability, durability, and performance. The A300 Ultima specifically brings enhancements that make it even more user-friendly and adaptable to a variety of shooting conditions.

Featuring a 20-gauge chambering, the A300 Ultima is designed for those seeking a lighter recoil experience without compromising on power and versatility, making it ideal for a wide range of shooting activities including hunting and sporting clays. One of the key upgrades in the Ultima version is its improved ergonomics, which include a larger bolt handle and safety, facilitating easier operation in the field, even with gloved hands. The shotgun also boasts a refined action that ensures smooth and reliable cycling of ammunition, a critical feature for both competitive shooting and hunting scenarios.

The A300 Ultima’s design also emphasizes comfort and adaptability, with features such as an adjustable shim system that allows shooters to customize the fit of the shotgun to their specific needs, enhancing accuracy and comfort. Moreover, the inclusion of Beretta’s Kick-Off recoil reduction system in some models significantly reduces felt recoil, making it easier for shooters of all sizes and experience levels to handle the shotgun during extended shooting sessions.

With its blend of modern features, the Beretta A300 Ultima 20 GA stands as a versatile mand accessible option for those looking to enjoy the reliability and craftsmanship of a Beretta shotgun, offering a balanced and enjoyable shooting experience across a variety of disciplines.  Please see our photos and good luck on your bid! – L.S.

P.Beretta Model A300 Ultima 20 GA 3” Semi-Auto Shotgun 28” Kick-Off
P.Beretta Model A300 Ultima 20 GA 3” Semi-Auto Shotgun 28” Kick-Off