P320-M17: Sig Unveils Commercial Variant of the Army M17
In January 2017, Sig Sauer won the Army’s lengthy Modular Handgun System (MHS) competition. The M17—the pistol the Army selected as its new sidearm—is based on the Sig P320. Now, Sig has announced a commercial variant of that Army gun: the P320-M17.
Testing Modularity with 3 Different Versions of the SIG P320
Chambered in 9mm, the P320-M17 is a striker-fired pistol. This model sports a coyote-tan PVD coated stainless steel slide with the same optic cut specified in the MHS contract. In addition, the black controls match the guns being shipped out to the U.S. Army. Meanwhile, the pistol also comes with a SIGLITE front night sight and a removable night sight rear plate.
The P320-M17 comes with a coyote-tan carry-length grip, available in three sizes, and comes standard with a manual safety. Sig says non-manual safety P320-M17 pistols will be sent out “at a later date.”
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Source:: Tactical Life