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lee-enfeild 07-26-2008 07:51 PM

New Ruger SR9.....any good?
 
Has any one got any experience with the SR9?

im thinking about getting one and was wondering if anyone has had any problems with them?

freefall 07-26-2008 09:36 PM

Ruger has had a major recall on them. I'd wait a year or so, then get one. Why pay to be a crash-test-dummy on a new product? Luck.

supergus 08-03-2008 01:09 AM

SR9's with 330 as the prefix in the serial # have been recalled. Apparently if dropped the gun can fire with the manual safety off. I'd hold off a little while longer, unless you can get a good deal on one, then just send it to Ruger and they'll do the retrofit free of charge.

lee-enfeild 08-07-2008 12:59 AM

thanks for the feedback

genie 08-08-2008 01:19 AM

It's Usefulness?
 
What about info about how this gun works? I have been looking for some news about it, is it similar to Glock, or Sigma? Is it full single action like XD?

Anybody know?

Thanks

supergus 08-08-2008 03:44 AM

It's a 9mm/ 17+1 round capacity. It's Ruger's first non P-series and is striker fired instead of an external hammer. It has a SS slide on some type of polymer frame, based loosely on the P345. The backstrap can be reversed from flat to arched, and it has a manual thumb safety for us 1911 guys! It also as an accessory rail. MSRP is about $525 ( includes two 17 round mags and a mag loader. Here's more: www.ruger-firearms.com


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