- Unlike the vast majority of semiauto scatterguns, the Benelli is not a gas gun.
- For decades, short double-barrel scatterguns have been a premier home-defense recommendation by such authorities as Jeff Cooper.
- Many citizens have used a scattergun to protect their families and property in the wake of disasters, riots and other upheavals.
- This is the first large-scale procurement of anything other than slide-action scatterguns since the U.S. military was pulled out of Vietnam more than 25 years ago.
- The new Bounty Hunter external hammer shotgun, imported by European American Arms, is a first-class traditional scattergun.