Recently, Ruger announced the release of the American Competition Pistol (ACP) to their Ruger American line. The American Competition Pistol features a 5” competition barrel, a 1:16 twist rate for the barrel, a lengthened and ported slide, fully adjustable rear sight with a fiber optic front sight. The American Competition Pistol also features an optic mount plate for a red dot sight.
On Tuesday, FN unveiled the FN 503 pistol which was designed for the everyday carry pistol for the concealed carry users. The new FN 503 comes in at 5.9” overall length, chambered in 9mm, and weighs a total of 1.31 lbs. The FN 503 comes with a standard six round magazine and a eight round extended magazine. The new FN 503 retails at $549 MSRP.
Recently, Dan Wesson announced a new series into its 1911 lineup with the Vigil Series. The new Vigil Series uses a forged aluminum frame and a stainless steel slide which accounts for an six ounce reduction in weight. The new 1911s are priced at a more affordable price point compared to other Dan Wesson 1911 pistol lineups.
Last week, CZ quietly introduce the CZ P-10 Mirco. The new CZ P-10 variant was supposed to be shown at IWA in Germany last weekend but was postponed due to the Coronavirus. The P-10M becomes the smallest and lightest P-10 in the series.
Last week, CZ-USA announced the addition to the CZ Shadow 2 lineup. The Shadow 2 is a single action pistol chambered in 9mm. CZ looks for the Shadow 2 SA to appeal to target shooting and 3Gun competitors. The CZ Shadow is priced to sell at $1,349.
A couple of weeks ago Agency Arms and Sage Dynamics teamed up to design, develop, and release a new lineup of signature series of Sage Dynamic pistols. The new Sage Dynamic signature pistols come in two variants: V1 and V2. Both Sage pistols are based on consumer supplied G45 and G19X.
Last week, Wilson Combat announced the release of their new subcompact the EDC X9S. The EDC X9S is an addition to Wilson Combat’s EDC X9 current lineup.
The new Miester Manufaktur custom pistols are the ultimate marriage of form, function, and design. The slide and frame work are carefully decorated by skilled artisans. Engineers refining the function of the pistol to near perfection. To create an unrivaled shooting experience for those who own it.
Fifteen years ago a legend was retired. No, one knew if we would ever see the icon…again. Revolver and firearm enthusiasts have been calling for his triumphant return.
At shot show I had a chance to get my first look at their O.Z-9 HyperComp. The first thing that immediately struck me about the HyperComp was the ported barrel. My first initial thought was that it was a ported barrel and slide combination. Wrong! Dead wrong!
When I spent time with the XD-M Elite at Springfield’s booth the pistol changed my perception of the XD-M platform somewhat. Did it change my mind to invest in one? Maybe not. But, I do believe Springfield Armory is on the right track.
Warning!: This is my opinion and hands-on impression of the Ruger-57. My time was limited with the pistol to only the show floor. I didn’t have access to Range Day on Monday. So, my impressions are from the multiple times I visited the Ruger’s booth to spend sometime with the pistol.
Yesterday, Springfield Armory announced their new lineup of performance handguns the XD-M Elite Series. Springfield looked to designed a premium factory pistol with all the aftermarket parts a shooter would want. A shooter who was looking for better performance and ergonomics, improved accuracy, better trigger pull and reset, with increased reliability over a factory pistol.
Last week the French government approved the order of 75,000 Glock pistols for the French military. The contract also calls for holsters, magazine pouches, suppressors, ammunition, and cases. A contract that is worth $44 million euros or $49 million dollars.
Today, Smith and Wesson announced a series of new M&P 2.0 pistols to their Performance Center lineup. The new M&P 2.0 performance pistols are chambered in 9mm or .40 S&W.
Zev Technologies has been steadily adding to the O.Z-9 lineup since the release of their pistol back in January 2019. Next, in the summer of 2019 Zev released the O.Z-9 Modular Build Kit. Finally, in the fall of 2019 Zev released the O.Z-9 Compact. Now, jump to early 2020 and Zev announces—the O.Z-9 Combat.