yareelohim wrote:When referencing the "in general" portion of beretta, I am referencing "skinny barrel" like the 390 and 2000 previously mentioned and their acceptance of the thin walled wads like B&P. I am not referencing the guns which haven't been mentioned.
Then you should have said that in the original post, instead of
yareelohim wrote:Stoeger, benelli, beretta, are Italian guns.... Italian guns are known for their "skinny" barrels. Smaller bore diameter than a standard 12ga.
Fact is: The Beretta A391 has a bore that is larger than standard, not smaller (per your own figures). I point this out so that the naive among the readers don't interpret your statement to mean that all Italian guns have smaller than standard bores.
As a retired engineer and technical writer, I am trained to be aware of potentially-misleading statements. Your's was possibly misleading, even if you didn't intend for it to be. Peace.