P.Beretta Model A400 Xcel Multitarget 12 GA 3” Semi-Auto Shotgun 30″

SOLD FOR: $2,001

WOA#: WY240108LG001

Make: Beretta

Model: A400 Xcel Multitarget

Serial Number: ST005083

Year of Manufacture: 2019 (CU Date Code)

Gauge: 12 Gauge 2 ¾” and 3”

Action Type: Semi-Auto, Mag-Tube Fed

Markings: The right side of the receiver is marked “BERETTA Xcel MULTITARGET ST005083 IT 19”.  The left side of the receiver is marked “A400 – Xcel – 12 GA /MULTITARGET MADE IN ITALY – PATENTED”.  The Bolt Carrier Group is marked “ST005083” with some proofs and “BLINK”.  The right side of the buttpad is marked “KICK-OFF”.  The left side of the buttpad is marked “PATENTED” with the Beretta Logo. The right side of the barrel is marked “WARNING READ MANUAL BEFORE USE / BERETTA USA CORP. ACKK. MD / ALLOYED CR. MO. QUENCHED HIGH TENSILE STEEL”, “XB224080 IT 19 CIP / S” with a CU date code. The left side of the barrel is marked “BERETTA – GARDONE V.T.- MADE IN ITALY / OB HP 12 Ga. 76 mm for 2 ¾”-.3”-30”-18.6”.

Barrel Length: 30” Vented Barrel Rib

Choke: This shotgun includes Beretta Optima Extended Chokes, one Improved modified, Two Improved Cylinder, and one Modified chokes. Four chokes total.

Sights / Optics: Beretta B-Fast Sighting System.

Stock Configuration & Condition:  The stocks are two piece checkered walnut with semi-pistol grip, fully adjustable raised comb, rubber Kick-off shock absorbing recoil pad, checkered forend with finger grooves. The LOP measures 14.25” from the front of the trigger to the rear of the buttpad. The stocks rate in Excellent overall condition the handguard has only two minor depressions. There are no chips or cracks.

Type of Finish: Stainless Receiver, Blued Barrel.

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition:  The smooth bore is bright. There is no visible erosion. There is some minor fouling just past the chamber. In this writer’s opinion the bore rates 9/10.

Overall Condition:  This shotgun retains about 99% of its finish. There are faint surface scratches throughout the receiver and very light use marks on the barrel. The screw heads are sharp and pins are unmarred. The markings are clear. Overall, this shotgun rates in about Very Good to 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: This shotgun comes with its factory hard case, gun oil, choke tube wrench, plug rod, manuals, spacers, wrenches, and trigger lock.

Our Assessment:  The Beretta A400 Xcel Multitarget shotgun stands as a pinnacle of excellence in the realm of competitive clay target shooting. Renowned for its versatility, reliability, and precision, this shotgun offers a comprehensive array of features tailored to meet the exacting demands of clay target enthusiasts across various disciplines. At the heart of the A400 Xcel Multitarget’s design is its emphasis on adaptability and performance. Equipped with a 30 inch barrel, and B-fast high-visibility adjustable rib, this shotgun provides shooters with a superior sight picture and enhanced accuracy when tracking moving targets. The adjustable comb further allows shooters to customize the stock to their individual preferences, ensuring a comfortable and consistent cheek weld for optimal accuracy and recoil management. The integration of Beretta’s proprietary Kick-Off system sets the A400 Xcel Multitarget apart from its competitors, effectively mitigating felt recoil and minimizing muzzle rise during rapid follow-up shots. This recoil reduction technology not only enhances shooter comfort but also enables faster target acquisition and improved overall shooting performance, particularly in high-pressure competition settings. The gas-operated action of the A400 Xcel Multitarget ensures reliable cycling with a wide range of ammunition loads, further enhancing its versatility and adaptability to different shooting conditions. Coupled with extended choke tubes, which allow shooters to fine-tune their shot patterns for specific clay target disciplines, this shotgun offers unparalleled flexibility in optimizing performance to match individual preferences and shooting scenarios. Additionally, the inclusion of an extended charging handle enhances the shotgun’s ergonomics and ease of operation, facilitating rapid reloading between shots without compromising grip or control. This feature reflects Beretta’s commitment to providing shooters with a user-friendly and intuitive shooting experience, further enhancing the A400 Xcel Multitarget’s appeal among discerning clay target enthusiasts. In conclusion, the Beretta A400 Xcel Multitarget shotgun represents the epitome of excellence in competitive clay target shooting. Please see our photos and best of luck with your bidding!!!-R.L.

P.Beretta Model A400 Xcel Multitarget 12 GA 3” Semi-Auto Shotgun 30"
P.Beretta Model A400 Xcel Multitarget 12 GA 3” Semi-Auto Shotgun 30″