Archon Firearms reveals Type B pistol finally shipping
By Jacki Billings
The Type B from Archon Firearms at an industry event ahead of SHOT Show in Las Vegas. (Photo: Jacki Billings/Guns.com)
Archon Firearms said its Type B pistol has had its slowdowns but is finally ready for consumer shelves. The company announced that the pistol is officially shipping.
The Type B is a semi-auto design capable of packing 15-rounds in its double-stack, black polymer frame. The Type boasts a steel slide with serrations along the front and back. Sporting a serrated rear sight paired with a front fiber optic sight, the Type B offers compatibility with standard Glock sights for those that wish to swap to their favorite pair.
The pistol is equipped with a flat-faced trigger — a popular add-on many shooters enjoy for its shooting style and ease. The trigger guard itself is roomy enough to handle larger fingers or gloves while the grip has been designed with a deep beavertail and grip mapping technology for better ergonomics and comfort, according to Archon Firearms.
Grip mapping and an aggressive beavertail are designed to fit a variety of hand sizes, according to Archon. (Photo: Jacki Billings/Guns.com)
Measuring 7.59-inches in overall length, the Type B sports a 4.29-inch barrel. Standing 5.12-inches tall the pistol features a