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Model: 9E
Ruger Pistol 9E 9 mm Variant-1
Scale To:
Gun Dimensions Width:1.27-in
Length:7.5-in Height:5.53-in
Barrel:4.14-in Weight:27.2-oz
1 Variant
Gun Rankings
  • IDPA Power Factor142464
  • Recoil Factor5.08 ft-lb
  • Total Capacity18 rounds
  • ConcealabilityFair
  • Defense Factor93%
Gun Specifications
Produced:2015 -
Caliber:9 mm
Action:recoil operated semi-automatic
Trigger:striker double-action (DA/SA)
Safety:frame mounted ambi safety
Frame:black glass filled nylon
Grip:integrated glass filled nylon
Sights:white 3-dot
Notes:alloy steel slide
Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc.
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Gun Value
MSRP:$459.00Used Est:$315.00
Last Update:11/5/2017
About the Gun

The Ruger SR-Series 9E 9mm Luger Pistol is designed with a glass-filled nylon grip, a reversible back strap and an integral accessory mounting rai, a dovetail 3-dot sight system with a raked-forward front sight and a fixed rear sight. Ambidextrous D-shape magazine release.

Cartridge Specifications
Cartridge: 9 mm Luger
Alias: 9 mm Parabellum
MV: From 985 to 1500 ft/sec
ME: From 294 to 450 ft-lb
WT: From 90 to 147 grains
About the Cartridge

This cartridge was introduced along with the Luger semi-automatic pistol. The pistol and cartridge was first adopted by the German Navy in 1904 and then by the German Army in 1908. This cartridge has since been adopted by the military of practically every non-Communist power. It has become the most popular and widely-used handgun cartridge in the world. Performance wise, the 9mm cartridge has somewhat more power than the .38 Special but falls well short of the .357 Magnum.

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