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Kel-Tec PF-9

Semi-Automatic Concealed-Carry Handgun

Intended for quick reaction and concealment in the security role, the Kel-Tec 9mm does not fail in those qualities.
Authored By: Staff Writer | Edited: 3/7/2017
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Year: 2006
Manufacturer(s): Kel-Tec CNC Industries, Incorporated - USA
Roles: Close Quarters Battle (CQB)/Personal Security; Sidearm;
Action: Semi-Automatic; Double-Action Only (DAO); Recoil-Operated; Locked Breech
Caliber(s): 9x19mm Parabellum
Sights: Iron Front and Rear
Overall Length: 149 mm (5.87 in)
Barrel Length: 79 mm (3.11 in)
Weight (Unloaded): 0.91 lb (0.41 kg)
Effective Range: 98 ft (30 m; 33 yd)
Operators: United States
The Kel-Tec PF-9 is a compact, polymer semi-automatic pistol produced by Kel-Tec CNC Industries, Incorporated of the United States (Florida). Its design is from George Kellgren and its formal introduction occurred during 2006. Due to its compact dimensions, the gun has become a popular choice for concealed-carry in both civilian and security / law enforcement circles. It is chambered for the equally-popular 9x19mm Parabellum pistol cartridge and fires through a standard short-recoil action, fed by a seven-round detachable box magazine.

In many respects the PF-9 is a largely traditional semi-automatic sidearm save for its handy carry size and slim shape. Overall weight is just 12.7 ounces and overall length is 5.85 inches (the barrel measures 3.1 inches long). Various color finishes are available to suit customer tastes.

Variants / Models

• PF-9 - Base Series Designation
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