State troopers in Indiana will quickly be carrying Sig Sauer’s svelte P365 sub-compact as their typical back-up gun. The New Hampshire-primarily based gun maker announced Monday that the 1,250-member agency had adopted the revolutionary 9mm pistol across the state of Indiana.
“The Sig Sauer P365 provides Indiana State Police Troopers key carry capabilities in a sub-compact configuration,” mentioned Lt. Col. Matt Bilkey, ISP’s assistant chief of employees operations. “Its higher level of accuracy, modest size, and higher round capacity make it a great firearm for our officers, each on and off duty, and is a excellent counterpart to our key duty firearm, the Sig Sauer P227.”
Sig initially introduced the P365 at SHOT Show 2018. With an all round length of just five.eight-inches, the micro-compact pistol nonetheless clocks in for operate with a three.1-inch barrel and brings a 10-round flush match magazine along for the ride. Striker-fired, the gun utilizes a Nitron stainless steel slide and factory evening sights. Do not let the 17.eight-ounce weight fool you, even though, since the P365 contains an accessory rail.
MSRP is $599 (even though Guns.com beats that price tag point all day) and contains two magazines, 1 flush and 1 with an extended base plate to aid get far more fingers on the grip. Optional 12-round extended magazines are obtainable as nicely.
Verify out how it compares to Glock’s subcompact G26, in the beneath versus video by Guns.com’s personal Noah Alkinburgh.