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ETHOS Shotgun

Gauge: 12-Gauge
Chambered for: 2-3/4" and 3"

Starting Price

$1,999

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  • Select a Finish/Stock

    AA-Grade Satin Walnut, Engraved

    AA-Grade Satin Walnut, Engraved

  • AA-Grade Satin Walnut, Anodized

Starting Price

$1,999

The ETHOS is an elegant new semiautomatic 12-gauge shotgun that is the culmination of Benelli’s latest innovations, refinements and design superiority, all centered around the core—Inertia Driven® System.

  • Progressive Comfort recoil reduction system
  • Beautifully figured AA-Grade walnut stock
  • Cycles the lightest loads, even 7/8 ounce
  • Improved ergonomics
  • Two-part carrier latch for quick and easy loading

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America's ETHOS - The U.S. Tour

Follow the nationwide journey of one ETHOS as it goes state-to-state, hunter-to-hunter, week-to-week without a single cleaning. Find out what real people from across the country have to say about the ETHOS.

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Specifications

ITEM NO. BARREL LENGTH FINISH/STOCK OVERALL LENGTH AVG. WEIGHT MSRP

ETHOS Shotgun - Engraved Nickel-Plated Receiver 12-Gauge 2-3/4" and 3"

New!  10462
28″ AA-Grade Satin Walnut, Engraved 49.5″ 6.5 lbs. $2,199

Additional Specifications

Overall Length: 49.5″

Average Weight: 6.5 lbs.

Magazine Capacity: 4+1

Chokes: C, IC, M, IM, F

Type of Sights: Red-Bar Front and Metal Bead Mid-Sight

Length of Pull: 14-3/8″

Drop at Heel: 2-1/4″

Drop at Comb: 1-1/2″

Minimum Recommended Load: 2-1/2 dram, 7/8 oz. loads

New!  10461
26″ AA-Grade Satin Walnut, Engraved 47.5″ 6.4 lbs. $2,199

Additional Specifications

Overall Length: 47.5″

Average Weight: 6.4 lbs.

Magazine Capacity: 4+1

Chokes: C, IC, M, IM, F

Type of Sights: Red-Bar Front and Metal Bead Mid-Sight

Length of Pull: 14-3/8″

Drop at Heel: 2-1/4″

Drop at Comb: 1-1/2″

Minimum Recommended Load: 2-1/2 dram, 7/8 oz. loads

ETHOS Shotgun - Anodized Receiver 12-Gauge 2-3/4" and 3"

New!  10452
28″ AA-Grade Satin Walnut, Anodized 49.5″ 6.5 lbs. $1,999

Additional Specifications

Overall Length: 49.5″

Average Weight: 6.5 lbs.

Magazine Capacity: 4+1

Chokes: C, IC, M, IM, F

Type of Sights: Red-Bar Front and Metal Bead Mid-Sight

Length of Pull: 14-3/8″

Drop at Heel: 2-1/4″

Drop at Comb: 1-1/2″

Minimum Recommended Load: 2-1/2 dram, 7/8 oz. loads

New!  10451
26″ AA-Grade Satin Walnut, Anodized 47.5″ 6.4 lbs. $1,999

Additional Specifications

Overall Length: 47.5″

Average Weight: 6.4 lbs.

Magazine Capacity: 4+1

Chokes: C, IC, M, IM, F

Type of Sights: Red-Bar Front and Metal Bead Mid-Sight

Length of Pull: 14-3/8″

Drop at Heel: 2-1/4″

Drop at Comb: 1-1/2″

Minimum Recommended Load: 2-1/2 dram, 7/8 oz. loads

Specifications are subject to change without notice.

Technology


Next Generation of Recoil Reduction

Progressive Comfort®

Incorporates three sets of patented interlocking flexible buffers that absorb recoil at different stages dependent on the strength of the shotshell’s load.


Benchmark of Reliability

Inertia-Driven® System

An Inertia-Driven® System shotgun is clean, reliable, and adjustment-free.

More About Inertia Driven® System


More Uniform Patterns

Crio® System

Benelli cryogenically treats barrels and choke tubes to increase pattern density.

More About Crio® System


Faster Loading

Easy-Loading System

A beveled loading port, redesigned carrier and new two-part carrier latch allows shell to glide into the magazine.


Easier Operation

Easy-Access Cartridge Drop Lever

New ergonomic shape is angled outward for easy activation and operation even wearing gloves.


Easy, Efficient Disassembly

Anti-seize Mag Cap

Synthetic bushing incorporated into magazine cap prevents the cap from binding under all environmental conditions, including dust, dirt, moisture and freezing temperatures.


Enhanced Target Acquisition

Interchangeable Fiber Optic Sight

Easy to change high-visibility fiber optic sight system offers the option of three colors (red, green, yellow) and require no tools to switch.


Cycles Light Loads

The updated dynamic Inertia Driven® System improves cycling speed, reliability and the ability to cycle loads from 7/8 oz. to 3-inch Magnums.


Standard Features

  • Custom Hard Gun Case

    The ETHOS comes in a padded, hard-shell protective gun case that accommodates the shim kit, choke tubes, lubrication and the barrel and stock/receiver/magazine assembly in two pieces.

  • Flush Crio® Chokes & Wrench

    Benelli Crio chokes sit flush with the muzzle and come in the following constrictions: C, IC, IM, F and wrench. For 12- and 20-gauge only.

  • Shim Kit

    Shim Kit

    The stock drop is user-adjustable. Changing shims using this optional kit provides a customized sighting plane to fit your unique physical build and shooting style.

  • Rotating Bolt Head

    Chamber pressure is contained by the massive, 2-lug rotary locking head, which locks into the steel barrel extension.

  • Ergonomic Trigger Guard and Safety

    The trigger guard and safety are ergonomically designed, blending style and function.

  • Removable Trigger Assembly

    Easily remove the trigger assembly as a unit by driving out just one pin.

Optional Features

  • Extended Crio® Chokes – Chrome

    Extended Crio® Chokes C, IC, M, IM, and F in chrome finish and wrench are included.

  • Extended Crio® Chokes – Black Matte

    Extended Crio® Chokes C, IC, M, IM, F in black matte finish and wrench are included.

  • Crio® Extended Special-Purpose Chokes

    Option includes 3 special-purpose Crio® choke tubes: 1) turkey choke, especially designed to throw tight, uniform patterns with today’s modern turkey loads; 2) pass choke, for long-range waterfowl pass shooting; and 3) decoys choke, for waterfowl.

  • Gun Sock

    The Benelli Gun Sock is impregnated with VCI to keep your gun lubricated and prevent rust. The sock actually lets the gun breathe.

Manuals

  • ETHOS Shotgun Product Manual (11 MB)
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