What are some types of handguns available? Handguns are further classified into many different types, including revolvers and semi-automatic models. There are a variety of handguns that can cost anywhere depending on the type of quality you desire.
Whether you’re in the market for a handgun for personal protection or for use at the shooting range, the number of different types and varieties to choose from can be overwhelming. This publication offers an in-depth look into handguns, including such varieties as revolvers and self-loading pistols.
- Glock Blue Label 26
- The new Glock 26, in .40 S&W caliber, from the Blue Label series is crafted based on the original classic design of the first Glock 17 with the perfect lineage and legendary reputation for safety and reliability. It has a polymer frame and rail, 3.42-inch barrel, fixed sights, and comes equipped with a standard 10-round magazine. The Blue Label also includes two additional magazines and a carrying case made specifically for the firearms.
- Canik TP9SF Elite
- Canik’s TP9SF Elite is the latest addition to the elite TP Series. Forged from high quality, rust resistant, stainless steel with a black hard coat finish, this pistol is as robust as it is reliable. The TP9SF Elite features Canik’s new Fiber Optic sights for quick target acquisition and an ambidextrous, slide-mounted decocking lever that provides added user safety. Full length picatinny rail and aggressive grip texturing make the TP9SF Elite a formidable pistol that you can easily draw out, point and shoot with.
- Smith & Wesson SD9 VE
- The Smith & Wesson SD9 VE is a semi-automatic compact 9mm pistol. This striker-fired handgun features a 3.5″ barrel, polymer frame, slide mounted ambidextrous manual safety and a 17-round staggered magazine. It comes with adjustable white dot front sights, a square notched rear sight, and two 10-round magazines with finger extension base plates.
- Springfield Armory XD
- The Springfield Armory XD-S .45 ACP has several features offered by other handguns in its class, but none offers them all at such an incredible price. Next time you are looking for a new firearm and want something that will really stand out as the ultimate concealed carry or home defense pistol, check out the Springfield Armory XD-S. The XD-S is loaded with state-of-the-art technology such as multiple safeties to prevent accidental firing, grip safety, frame safety, and even a trigger safety that deactivate the trigger if it’s not fully depressing. This polymer-framed and striker-fired pistol with its lightweight polymer frame weigh 21 ounces and are 4 inches long making it compact enough to fit into any type of concealed carry holster. This gun comes with several different magazines for easy magazine swaps between different calibers.
- SIG Sauer P365XL
- The SIG Sauer P365 XL is the biggest, smallest, most powerful, and innovative SIG Sauer has ever made. This awesome firearm hybrid packs 12 rounds of 9mm ammunition in a gun that boasts 365 days of power on just one battery! It’s easy to control the size of your carry with this smaller version of the platform that we know and love.
- Walther PDP Full Size
- The Walthers PDP is the modern evolution of a true classic. With a smaller frame than even the PPK, this handgun packs plenty of stopping power into 9mm. It is also a “double-action-only” gun, meaning that you will never have to worry about remembering to take your safety off in order to fire it with a round chambered (you pull the trigger once to load the gun and pull again to fire). The PPK design is compact and lightweight and fits naturally in the hand. And while you might think, “What’s the big deal? It’s just a smaller gun.” You have got to try it in person to see how comfortable it feels compared to other guns of its kind.
- Taurus G3C
- Safety and protection are the main priorities of a gun owner, so the Taurus G3C revolver serves as the ideal companion for your everyday adventures. Comfortable to hold, this revolver is engineered with a short barrel length so that it can easily be slipped into your pocket or purse. Lighter and smaller than other models, this handgun is built with a matte stainless steel finish that provides greater longevity than traditional finishes. The G3C also comes with front cocking serrations on the barrel, which effectively target and improve accuracy.