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  Beretta - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Beretta is among the world's oldest corporations, and has been owned by the same family for nearly 500 years.
In 1985, Beretta was chosen during a controversial selection process to produce the M9 9 mm Parabellum sidearm for the United States military, winning a contract for 500,000 units.
Beretta is also well-known in hunting circles for their shotguns, often embellished with exquisite handcarved stocks and frames.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Beretta   (421 words)

  
 Chevrolet Beretta - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Chevrolet Beretta was a front wheel drive coupé produced by the Chevrolet division of General Motors from 1987 through 1996, and was built in the same Corsica production line in Wilmington, Delaware.
The Beretta shared the GM L platform with the Chevrolet Corsica and the Canadian Pontiac Tempest sedan.
A Beretta convertible was the pace car for the 1990 Indianapolis 500, though no Beretta convertibles were ever in general production.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Chevrolet_Beretta   (596 words)

  
 M9 9 mm Beretta Pistol   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The M9 Beretta pistol is the standard Army sidearm.
It is basically a Beretta 92F pistol and fires the 9mm NATO round.
Beretta of Italy was awarded a multi-year contract for delivery of over 500,000 pistols.
www.fas.org /man/dod-101/sys/land/m9.htm   (250 words)

  
 Beretta Models
The Beretta was in fact designed in the same studio as the Camaro...not to mention the Corvette as well.
It was conjectured by many that one of the reasons the F-body's sales were sagging was due to the Beretta (not to mention the Fiero) because they looked rather similar (such as the newer Fieros and Firebirds of the same year, for example).
They chose not to and the Beretta and Corsica were phased out of GM factories in favor of Saturns.
my89berettagtu.tripod.com /Beretta/Models.htm   (1943 words)

  
 Beretta: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Beretta is famous for its large product range that includes side by side shotguns, EHandler: no quick summary.
Beretta is famous for their 92FS[For more facts and a topic of this subject, click this link] 9 mm Luger 9 mm Luger quick summary:
(Beretta was chosen during a controversial selection process to produce the M9[For more, click on this link] 9 mm Luger sidearm for the United States military.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/b/be/beretta.htm   (1108 words)

  
 Beretta-L Discussion List : Factory Armorer Class Notes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Beretta is one of the last firearm manufacturers still forging and machining all of its gun parts.
Beretta now makes a replacement takedown latch which does not have the finger shelf, requiring much more leverage and a sharp object (like a fingernail or cartridge rim) to push into the downward position.
Beretta recommends oiling the takedown lever, the slide catch, the safety, and the extractor joint (lift up on the extractor to apply the oil and move the extractor back and forth to assure proper penetration).
beretta.squawk.com /armorer.html   (4641 words)

  
 Beretta wins Liability Decision   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Beretta U.S.A. Corp.), which was sponsored in part by Handgun Control, Inc. The suit involved the 1994 shooting of fourteen year old Kenzo Dix by a fifteen year old friend in Alameda County, California.
Beretta U.S.A. Corp. defended by pointing out that the firearm in question had such a device and that the accident occurred because of the failure of the shooter and his father to follow basic safety instructions included with the pistol.
Beretta was one of several firearms manufacturers who agreed last year to begin shipping security devices with their products by the end of 1998.
www.nrawinningteam.com /beretta.html   (748 words)

  
 Beretta.Net: History
The Chevrolet Beretta was first produced in 1986 as a 1987 model, along with its sister car, the Corsica.
The Beretta was way ahead of its time with such advancements as double-sided galvanized steel, and distributor-less ignition, and its body design was refreshing, sporty, and its design allowed for the elimination of front and rear end caps and a limited number of body seams.
In honor of this, Chevrolet produced a Beretta GTU street version, which was a GT that was modified with 16x7 aluminum wheels, custom ground effects and spoiler, and specific GTU trim and decals.
www.beretta.net /history/history2.htm   (959 words)

  
 Beretta Defence   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Beretta U.S.A. Reliability and Durability Statistics for the Beretta 9mm Pistol.
The Beretta 9mm pistol was the most reliable of all pistols tested in the 1984 competition which resulted in award of the M9 contract to Beretta.
Beretta’s exclusive Bruniton non-reflective matte fl finish is a superior corrosion resistant coating.
www.berettadefence.com /INGLESE/default_presentazione_pistole_serie92.htm   (682 words)

  
 New Beretta 3901 Autos
As far as Beretta they have a history of quality and I can't imagine that they would want to bastardize their reputation.
This 3901 is based on the 390 platform which is just one of a long line of top notch Berettas in the original 300 line.
Beretta made 10,000 of them in one big run and sold them to wholesalers.
www.sportingclays.net /forums/thread.cfm?threadid=2119&messages=5   (661 words)

  
 Beretta 92FS
Beretta is one of the oldest firearm companies in the world, with a history that can be traced back to 1526.
Beretta submitted the 92S, but although it did well, the USAF wanted a more traditional magazine release like that on the 1911A1, so Beretta redesigned the 92S into the (extremely rare) 92S-1, with a magazine release at thumb level.
Although the Beretta won the USAF trials, politics got involved for various reasons, (mainly that some Americans didn't want Italian guns, 9mm guns, or yet another different gun, depending on whose version of the story you listen to) and the whole project went on the back burner for awhile.
www.whuckaba.com /9mm/92fs.shtml   (1242 words)

  
 Long guns   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Beretta has developed and refined an incomparable design technology, enabling it to become the only manufacturer in the world to surpass the record figure of 1.5 million over-and-unders produced.
Based on 40 years experience in manufacturing over two and a half million semi-automatic gas operated shotguns, Beretta semi-automatics are appreciated companions to hordes of hunters.
Remarkably light and responsive, Beretta side-by-sides appeal to sportsmen worldwide with their flawless operation, superior durability and unsurpassed ease of handling.
www.beretta.com /index.aspx?m=74&idc=1   (215 words)

  
 Western Arms Beretta M92FS Perfect Version   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Having the authentic Beretta logo may not be too important for the avid airsoft player, but for collectors, its a big bonus and it does add a great deal of realism to the gun.
The Beretta PV has the same markings as the real steel except for the warning markings on the lower reciever and a faint WA manufactur marking.
On the real Beretta, the warning markings tells the user to refer to the manual before using the pistol, on the Beretta PV it states that WA has an exclusive patent to the Beretta logo instead.
www.planetairsoft.net /waberettapv.htm   (1049 words)

  
 The Gun Zone -- The M9 Slide Failures   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Beretta USA's continued insistence that catastrophic slide failures of their military Model 92 SB/F (M9) pistols were caused by over-pressure ammunition has had grave doubt cast upon it by official reports obtained from the Armed Forces.
Despite clear indications that the slide failure fault is one of Beretta metallurgy rather than ammunition, a greater controversy concerns who must bear the expense of making sure that the United States Military has a safe and reliably functioning pistol.
Beretta says the problem is due to the use of experimental, over pressure ammunition, (specifically 147 gain subsonic).
www.thegunzone.com /m9-a.html   (1501 words)

  
 The Henokiens - BERETTA
Since the beginning of the nineties, Beretta has been adding to its production of sporting firearms a complete set of accessories and garments for hunting, clay shooting and leisure, which have shortly won an enviable reputation for their technical quality and their sober elegance.
Today the company forms part of the Beretta Holding S.p.A. The group, which is controlled by the Beretta family, is also composed of others important arms manufacturers in Italy and abroad.
The Beretta dynasty was already active in the XVI century, the era when firearms earn their spurs, and as therefore been very closely connected with the history of firearms.
www.henokiens.com /index_beretta_gb.php   (665 words)

  
 Beretta Pistols. Beretta Handguns. Locate Beretta Dealers.
As the world's oldest firearms manufacturer, Beretta is a legend in the industry.
Today Beretta produces a line of pistols that are widely regarded as the finest in the world.
Beretta pistols are the choice of law enforcement and military in scores of countries all over the globe.
www.gunshopfinder.com /berettapistols.html   (297 words)

  
 Beretta CX4 Storm Accessory Magazines
Beretta CX4 Storm controls are very similar to those found on our popular 92FS pistols, so most shooters will be immediately familiar with the operation of this firearm.
Finally, on the Beretta CX4 Storm one side rail included, the front post sight is adjustable for windage and elevation, while the rear ghost ring sight has long and short-range apertures, both sights are protected by rugged "ears" and may be folded down when optics are used.
Beretta's use of cutting-edge materials also keeps weight down to just 53/4 lbs., making the Beretta Cx4 a pleasure to carry, whether in the field or on duty.
www.houtsenterprises.com /cx4_mags.html   (606 words)

  
 Beretta Shot Guns
Beretta has made their fine reputation with their full line of affordable, high quality shotguns.
Beretta 391 Extrema II Max 4 Camo 3 1/2" 26" or 28" bbl.
Beretta AL 391 Teknys 12 Ga. Field, Optima Plus chokes, 26" or 28", xtra wood, cased.
www.pacificsportingarms.com /beretta.htm   (590 words)

  
 Chevrolet Beretta Parts @ Car Parts Wholesale
The Chevrolet Beretta, together with its corporate and division sibling, the Chevrolet Corsica, were designed and introduced by General Motors' Chevrolet Motor division with only one purpose in mind—to regain the original place where Chevrolet stands in the American vehicle market.
The Chevrolet Beretta is a 2-door front wheel drive coupe manufactured and sold by the Chevrolet Motor division of the General Motors Corporation from the 1987 to the 1996 model year.
Both the Beretta and the Corsica were silently introduced in 1986 as 1987 models, sold only to rental agencies as well as to government entities, along with a few models provided for each GM vehicle dealer.
www.carpartswholesale.com /cpw/chevrolet~beretta~parts.html   (441 words)

  
 The World of Beretta
Operating under the Beretta trademark, the Galleries constantly refine their philosophy, while maintaining intact the style that is signature of Beretta.
Beretta Community Clubhouse is a lifestyle-related resource area for the serious collector, sport shooter, to the weekend hunter, to the first-time firearm owner.
Beretta manufactures high quality shotguns for hunting and competition, Sako and Tikka rifles, pistols for law enforcement and military, home protection and cowboy action firearms, gun accessories, knives and hunting apparel.
www.berettausa.com   (269 words)

  
 Beretta Cx4 Model 96 Carbine - BRJX49610   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Controls are very similar to those found on the popular Beretta 96FS pistol, which is very simple to operate in its own right, so most shooters will be immediately familiar with the operation of this firearm.
Beretta's Cx4 Storm Model 96 Carbine,.40 SandW pistol-caliber carbine, with racy and radical lines from the masters of industrial design at Giugiaro.
Beretta's use of modern high-strength techno polymers (cutting-edge materials) keeps weight down to just 5-3/4 lbs., making the Cx4 a pleasure to carry, whether in the field or on duty.
www.triggerfin.com /index.asp?PageAction=VIEWPROD&ProdID=17   (223 words)

  
 Beretta AL 391
Beretta wants me to send it in but said turn around time is 2-3 weeks.
Beretta Rep supposed to be at range with demo's tomorrow and I will ask him what he knows.
And no, Beretta won't send a free one to replace it.i think they'er around $35-$40 Just contact beretta and order a new lifter,they're not hard to install yourself.
www.sportingclays.net /forums/thread.cfm?threadid=1018&messages=26   (1526 words)

  
 Beretta Forum   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
This area is for discussions on all handguns manufactured by Beretta.
This area is for discussions on all Beretta made rifles, shotguns, and the CX4 Storm carbine.
Beretta Forum is owned and operated by Phil Woodruff.
www.berettaforum.net /cgi-bin/ubbcgi/ultimatebb.cgi   (349 words)

  
 Beretta Boots on Shoeline.com
Beretta and H.H. Brown, two companies whose names you trust to bring you nothing but the best, have teamed up to create the most comfortable, lightweight, and functional footwear available for law enforcement.
Beretta footwear features the same strong designs, fine materials and refined elegance found in Beretta firearms and performs as flawlessly.
Beretta footwear from H. Brown is quality without compromise.
www.shoeline.com /brand/beretta.asp   (86 words)

  
 Beretta at Impact Home
Fabbrica d'Armi P. Beretta, of Gardone Val Trompia, Italy, near Milan, is one of the world's leading manufacturers of sporting, military, and personal-defense firearms.
Beretta was awarded the contract to provide the U.S. armed forces with the Beretta Model 92F 9mm pistol as the standard issue sidearm (M9).
In the past two years, Beretta U.S.A. was awarded two follow-on military contracts, to the U.S. Navy and U.S. Army Reserve and National Guard.
www.impactguns.com /store/beretta.html   (388 words)

  
 Modern Firearms - Handguns - Beretta 92 / 96 / 98   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
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Beretta 92 is a blowback operated, locked breech semi-automatic pistol.
Beretta 92FS Elite - modification of the Model 92FS Brigadier that features slightly shortened barrel (down to 119 mm; overall lenght is 211 mm), as well as some "customisation", such as bevelled magazine veil and skeletonized hammer.
world.guns.ru /handguns/hg07-e.htm   (887 words)

  
 Beretta Defence   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
During one test of twelve pistols fired at Beretta U.S.A.before Army supervision, Beretta-made M9 pistols shot 168,000 rounds without a single malfunction.
Conveniently located to simplify field stripping and maintenance, the latch makes the 92 FS one of the easiest guns to disassemble.
Beretta offers a choice of three operating systems, each with specific safety options:
berettadefence.com /INGLESE/default_presentazione_pistole_serie92.htm   (682 words)

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