Tag: Sig Sauer

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PA State Troopers Select Sig P227

American Rifleman posted that the Pennsylvania State Trooper have opted for the Sig P227 as their new issued service sidearm. The contract calls for 5,000 handguns. The P227 is being issued to the current class of State Troopers. According to American Rifleman: The [Read More…]

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SIG X-Five

The SIG SAUER  X-Five series of handguns are now being sold in the US.  The guns are competition guns that are a bit more expensive than the regular SIG offerings.  The guns being sold are the: XFIVE ALL AROUND, MSRP $2,245 XFIVE CLASSIC, MSRP $2,679 XFIVE ENTRY, [Read More…]

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SIG Sauer P290 RS in .380 ACP

For the new year, SIG Sauer will introduce a new caliber to the P290 RS line: the .380 ACP.  Other than the caliber, the new .380 guns will be very similar to the existing 9mm P290 RS pistols: double-action-only, hammer fired and on a polymer frame. The guns will come [Read More…]

SIG P227

ISP Adopts SIG P227

In some ways, the US law enforcement market is a bellwether for handgun trends.  In the 1980′s, for example, law enforcement began to move en masse to the semi-automatic pistol and much of the buying public did as well.  Some would say the early adoption of the [Read More…]

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SIG P938 Suppression

SIG Sauer displayed a suppressed P938 pistol at the 2013 SHOT Show, and there was some speculation as to whether this gun would be a shipping model. Sigsauerguns.com recently posted that a model number has popped up for a threaded P938 barrel (just the barrel, not a [Read More…]

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Y-man in Atlanta February 2013!

Update from Y-man January – February 2013 (My FIRST self-posted guest post! Yay!). My previous post about my October visit to the USA is here. Well, hello all… Y-man here again. And when I say “here” I mean “HERE” in the USA on another visit. I came over [Read More…]

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SIG M400 Predator

SIG Sauer introduced the new M400 Predator at the recent SHOT Show in Las Vegas.  The M400 Predator is a AR-style rifle chambered in 5.56 NATO and set up for hunters. The rifle has a match-grade heavy barrel with fluting to reduce the overall weight.  The barrel has a [Read More…]

SIG P226

Single Action SIG P226

The P226 is one of the most popular SIG Sauer handguns of all time.  There are a variety of different models in the P226 line, but at Media Day, I got to shoot one of the new variants:  the single-action P226. This P226 looks and feels a lot like the classic P226.  [Read More…]