By Ray Ibanez
Steyr recently announced the launch of their L9-A1 pistol. The Austrian made polymer framed L9-A1 was first debuted at the 2013 SHOT Show and features a half inch longer barrel and slide than the Steyr M9-A1 as well as added front serrations on the slide. It’s chambered in 9x19mm with a 17+1 capacity and retails at $649. Steyr confirmed on their Facebook page that they’ve finally arrived in the United States and are already headed to distributors.
TYPE: Recoil operated, double-action semiauto
BARREL LENGTH: 3.6 in.
OVERALL LENGTH: 6.7 in.
WEIGHT: 1.6 lb. (w/empty magazine)
SIGHTS: Drift adj., three-dot configuration (red front, white rear)
TRIGGER: Reset Action System (DAO with integrated safety), 5 lb.
GRIP: Reinforced polymer, anti-slip stippled texture
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