Benelli has defined the new 828 U as “the over and under for the third millennium”. The number 828 identifies UNESCO’s listing number of the town of Urbino as a World Heritage Site. “U” is the initial of Urbino, which was a destination for great minds of the 15th century.
Benelli has always had an innovative approach to innovation, Becoming global leaders in shotgun designs. The 828 U is a distinct over and under, which expresses a concept from the original known conventional break action models. It is also elegant, robust, safe, tough and user-friendly
After the great success of the 828 U project, which was initiated back in 2015 with black and silver versions, which were available in 26 and 28 inch barrels. During the 2017 IWA in Nuremberg, Germany, Benelli prepared to expand their range by introducing the following models.
An 828 U version with 30 inch barrels and an 828 U Compact version with a length of pull of 345 mm that can be extended to 355mm (828 U Compact Plus) using 828U longer pad. Today the 828 U includes 5 butt plate-triggers lengths from 345 – 385.
An 828 U Left Hand version, which fully meets the needs of left-handed hunters. Together with the perfect “Perfect fitting”, which offers 20 out of 40 combinations with a cast-on configuration, 828U Left Hand has also the opening key with a dedicated design and is operated pressing from right to left.
This line completes the brands’ special attention to the needs of all hunters, and emphasises its uniqueness and innovation nature of the 828 U project in the over and under hunting shotgun range.