Mx15, I have one and I love it. Let me take that back, I have come to love it. Very rocky start to our relationship until I realized I needed to throw that factory stock in the garbage. ( I didn't actually throw it in the garbage, just the deep dark depths of the safe. )
I can't speak for the trap model but the sporting model throws some very nice looking patterns. I have patterned factory chokes(ehh), comp-n-chokes(really nice), and mullers( just what I'm looking for) and it throws consistent over a wide range of shells. Except rios, it didn't care much for those.
I am shooting a sporting 30" with adj comb and really like it. Just had it tubed by Briley and only shooting sub-gauges in it now (shoot 12 with an A400). Factory stock with their longer pad and comb adjusted for my sight view fits me really nice. Weight adjustment system in stock allowed me to re-balance it perfectly for tubes. Primarily use for skeet.
I tubed my 12 gauge with Briley's Ultralite Conversion 3 gauge set with trigger job. Other than putting a ding in my forend they did a good job, and tubes pattern and break birds well in all subgauges. They did fix the ding in my forend upon me complaining and sending the forend back to them.
I'm getting close to 20,000 rounds through mine & really like it. Some folks have complained about ejector issues but mine has had no issues except with the trigger when I use very light reloads. I fixed that with lighter springs.
Yea, my ejectors are kinda finicky too but it's nothing that really conflicts with my shooting so I don't pay it any mind really. Other than that, I had a connector go awol that lead to an interesting day at the range but I guess I was the cause of that somehow while fitting my new stock to the receiver. I really couldn't tell you how I lost one of those though.
I agree. I thought I was a great gun but if you do a google search on beretta 692 ejector issues you'll find a lot of conversation. Last time I looked it seemed to be a fairly common issue. Idk for sure because mine was flawless
I just picked up the X Trap version this afternoon. I can't wait to start shooting it. I'll stop on the way home from work tomorrow and shoot some practice.
From what I've been reading and hearing, the ejector problem was with the earlier models and has since been addressed by Beretta. I hope so.