Ruger MP9 Submachinegun [Submachine Gun]:

The Ruger MP9 was designed by Uziel Gal, the same person who designed the famous UZI. Ruger is an American company well known for affordable high quality firearms. Most Ruger designs are semi automatic civilian designs. The Ruger MP9 is designed for law enforcement as a less expensive competitior to the H&K MP-5. Many Law enforcement agencies have very low budgets and most H&K products are quite expensive.

The Ruger MP9 is fired from a closed bolt and has a rate of fire of around 600 rounds per minute which makes it very controlable. The weapon has a three position safety and select fire switch. The submachinegun has front and rear adjustable sights for more accuracy. The weapon has a folding stock. The weapon uses 32 round magazines and comes standard with two magazines. The Ruger MP9 also comes standard with a tactical sling.

Weight: 5.95 lbs (2.7 kg) empty
Caliber:9 mm Parabellum
Barrel Length:6.8 inches (17.3 cm)
Full Length:14.8 inches (37.6 cm) with stock folded, 21.9 inches (55.6 cm) with stock extended.
Action:Single Action / Fully Automatic
Mode of Fire:Blowback
Rate of Fire:550 to 600 Rounds per minute
Range:250 ft (76.2 m)
Magazine: 32 round magazines
Cost: $ 600.00 (Estimated)
Made in:United States
Special:Adjustable sights, affordable, high quality

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