DAY TWO - Gear Gallery

A silent, slip-proof treestand, new ELITE binoculars from Bushnell, and the GRS Series from Sigarms.

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Beretta - 686 Silver Pigeon S ¿¿¿ King Ranch Heritage Series
Beretta is extremely proud to announce our partnership with the legendary King Ranch of Texas. Founded by Captain Richard King in 1853, King Ranch is acknowledged as the birthplace of America's ranching industry ¿¿¿ a trade that sparked a new way of life and contributed to the timeless romance of the Old West.

Inspired by this classic American legend, we are creating a series of limited-edition guns for the discerning hunter and collector. This line will be launched in the course of 2005, and will include King Ranch themed interpretations of our most popular sporting guns.

  • Available in 20 and 28 gauge.
  • Special King Ranch serial number range: KR1000-1999.
  • Special hinge pin engraving derived from King Ranch living room ceiling decorations.
  • Special receiver artwork with rope-bordered logo and Santa Gertrudis Ranch stable engraving.
  • Special "Running W" checkering pattern on stock and fore-end.
  • Rope-bordered logo engraved on bottom of stock grip cap area.

www.berettausa.com

ELITE by Bushnell
Introducing the new ELITE Bincoculars from Bushnell. This state of the art precision optical instsrument features groundbreaking XTR¿¿¿ coating technology-lens and prism surfaces are treated with an exclusive new compound that delivers highly accurate color fideltiy and extraordinary light transmission of 90% overall. They are also extremely lightweight.

www.bushnell.com

Pro-Series Kong II from GORILLA Treestands
This new treestand showcases the NEW SilenTech¿¿¿ coating reduces vibration and dampens sound caused by movement. The New Timberscape¿¿¿ concealment finish breaks up the outline of the treestand using subtle variations of colors and shapes. The appearance mimics the shades of the tree bark to render your treestand nearly invisible.

www.gorillatreestands.com

Super Black Eagle II, ComforTech - 12-ga, 3" from Benelli
Advantage Timber¿¿¿ HD Camo
The Super Black Eagle II sets the standard for styling, versatility and performance that all other Semi-auto shotguns are judged by. At the cutting edge of technology and design, the Super Black Eagle II is based around the proven Benelli Inertia Driven bolt mechanism that allows the Super Black Eagle II to shoot 2 3/4", 3" and even 3 1/2" magnum ammunition with no adjustments and incredible reliability. In addition, the Super Black Eagle II incorporates new advanced technology and some down-to-earth basic improvements, such as drilled and tapped receivers.

www.benelliusa.com

The GRS Series from Sigarms
Following the successful introduction of its original GSR 1911, Sigarms introduces four models this year under the Granite Series Revolution (GSR) banner.

A full-size (five-inch barrel) 1911A chambered for .45 ACP, the gun weighs in at 40.3 ounces, has a five-pound trigger pull and is constructed entirely of stainless steel with hand-fitted parts, including a match barrel, trigger, and sear-hammer set. The slide sports Novak Night Sights, and the front strap and mainspring housing are checkered at 20 lines per inch. A beavertail grip safety with speed bump, extended thumb safety, firing pin safety, hammer-intercept notch (half-cock setting) eight-round capacity magazine and custom wood grips complete the package.

www.sigarms.com