RUGER MODEL P345PR Caliber:.45 Auto Capacity:8 Rounds Finish:Blued Grip:Satin/Checkered Black Synthetic Barrel Length:4.2" Groove:6 Twist:1:16" RH Overall Length:7 1/2" Weight:29 oz California Approved:Yes Massachusetts Approved:Yes Front Sight(s):Fixed Rear Sight(s):Fixed Other Features:Manual Safety / Firing Pin Block Suggested Retail Price: $561.00 (usually sold for much less) Miscellaneous:Includes frame-integral Picatinny-style accessory rail. Remarks: The average price in most retail dealers is around $399.00 or less, making this a true outstanding find among the world of the .45 ACP. This weapon is easy for the novice to operate and the durability, and reliability greatly exceeds the expectations of an inexpensive firearm. The slim design makes this a possible (although slightly big) choice for carry-conceal duties. No one can debate the effectiveness of the .45 ACP round. That round combined with the tried and true Ruger design of this pistol equals a first rate defender for a reasonable cost. For more information visit: Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc.