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Ruger LC9

}} The Ruger LC9 (standing for “Lightweight Compact 9mm”)<ref name=“Guns Mag”>

</ref> is a 9mm caliber, recoil operated, locked breech, double action only, semi-automatic pistol announced by Sturm, Ruger at the 2011 SHOT Show. This pistol has safety features, including but not limited to a loaded chamber indicator and magazine disconnect safety, that allow it to be sold in both California and Massachusetts.


The LC9 has a

barrel, and is

long and

tall. The LC9 is

wide, and weighs

with an empty magazine. It features a black polymer (glass-filled nylon) frame and blued alloy steel slide and barrel. The gun ships with one magazine, including two interchangeable base pads—one that fits flush with the frame, and the other (fitted to the magazine from the factory) that provides a grip extension of about

.<ref name=“Guns Mag”/> The Ruger LC9 was chosen as the Shooting Industry Academy of Excellence's Handgun of the Year in 2011.

In 2013, Ruger released a 9 round extended magazine for the LC9.<ref>Ruger Announces New Products for 2013</ref>


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