The barrel was successfully cleared with only minor structural deformation and continued to produce consistent groups when test fired for accuracy. So unfortunately this pistol never saw the use for which it was designed. There are currently lots of 12rd. Variant 7 double-action only, no control lever No control lever is provided on variant 7. The breech is locked by the barrel hood moving up into and bearing on the front edge of the ejection port. The sights are high profile for use with the sound suppressor.
Our job is to reach these groups and tailor content to their interests while producing a publication that is applicable to an international audience. An extended slide release lever is positioned to allow easy operation without changing the grip of the shooting hand. Some states may not allow rifles of any caliber for hunting, in some or all counties. It also comes with a 10-round magazine and a extended floorplate and grip backstrap. Let me know, operators are standing by.
The frame is also equipped with a Mil-Std 1913 accessory rail. The trigger is match grade in both single and double action along with an adjustable trigger to eliminate over-travel. Due to the smaller size of the frame, magazines for the Compact variant may have a handgrip extension to better accommodate the shooter's hand. In September of 1989 work began on this new generation pistol. The Last one though is the rare one. The trigger and the tigger guard remain on the frame and the lock work is a removable unit.
To make for a more snag free design, the hammer of the pistol was bobbed. The pistol had the polygonal rifling from the beginning. In September of 1992, the third prototype was reviewed and endurance testing began. The magazine holds 8 rounds. This author has very large hands and was able to grip the pistol firmly.
The increase in weight is negligible at 1. Well, the two letter code refers to the year the weapon was made. Like all before it, this pistol too has the recoil reduction mechanism. The troops and operators found out really quick the benefit of a. Although not the most popular caliber abroad, the pistols in their 9mm variations are in use by the security forces of Australia, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Japan, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Poland, Portugal, Singapore, South Africa and Spain. Parts 1 Slide 2 Extractor 3 Set Bolt 4 Compression Spring 5 Rear Sight 6 Safety 7 Recoil Spring 8 Barrel 9 Cylinder Head Screw 10 Face Plate 11 Firing Pin Spring 12 Firing Pin 13 Plunger Spring 14 Plunger 15 Stop Pin 16 Barrel Clamp 17 Barrel Clamp Cylindrical Pin 18 Ejector 19 Ejector Spring 20 Sear 21 Spring Support 22 Drag Spring 23 Disconnector Spring 24 Disconnector 25 Hammer 26 Buffer Plate 27 Buffer 28 Elbow Spring 29 Trigger 30 Trigger Cylindrical Pin 31 Trigger Bar 32 Ejector Cylindrical Pin 33 Hammer Pin 34 Receiver 35 Magazine Catch Cylindrical Pin 36 Spring Rod 37 Mainspring 38 Magazine Catch 39 Grip 40 Grip Screw, Countersunk, Lens Head 41 Magazine Assembly 42 Magazine Bottom 43 Follower 44 Follower Spring 45 Locking Plate Assembly Some of these parts are still available at If they have them, they will be cheaper than from me.
The pistol performed flawlessly and was very accurate with offhand groups at 15 yards under 2 inches. This magazine has a capacity of 10 rounds. The pistol was designed for the newly introduced. That is not where their reputation is built. People have been known to take a file to them to dull them down a bit.
The slide is provided with an ejection port on the right side and a loading indicator on the top. The pistol was submitted for drop testing and the pistol was dropped on all six sides plus 45 degree top of muzzle onto rubber from a height of 4 feet as well as six times onto cocked hammer on steel and concrete from a height of 3 to 6. So she could be the first, or in the first handful of 9mm ever built!! For the first time since the Vietnam War, American soldiers would be involved in infantry and special operation engagements on a foreign land. Water immersion and salt spray also presented no problems. The barrel has the O-ring for increased match accuracy and the extractor also works as a loaded chamber indicator.
The trigger has an adjustable trigger stop to eliminate trigger over-travel. The barrel is cold-forged from chromium steel for increased life. Can't help you off-hand with the date of manufacture, but if it's in very good to excellent condition, I'd consider that a very good price. Standard white 3 dot and tritium sights were also available. This also makes for a pistol that has decreased sensitivity to ammunition variations. Comments: Copyright 2000,2003,2011 All Rights Reserved.
Introduced in 1967, and now out of production as of 1984 according to the Blue book of Gun Values 13th ed. The slide release is extended rearward to make for easier actuation and also doubles for takedown of the pistol. They contain a stainless steel insert to insure uniformity and that the magazines will drop free from the magazine well. They have also had a major handicap that has prevented them from being as prevalent in the law enforcement and military market: the extremely higher than normal price. This, like its bigger brother, has a Mil-Std 1913 rail on the front of the frame.
There was no damage to the pistol and accuracy was unaffected. The Elite is slightly more accurate, but longer and somewhat hard to carry for uniformed personnel. He has been on an hk kick lately and in about 2 weeks he's picked up 3 hk's. I don't remember the website where I could look up this info. The first is a 4. The guiding rule, of course, is to read your state's hunting regulations and laws carefully, and be guided accordingly.