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Sarsilmaz Kilinc 2000 (ArmaLite AR-24)


Semi-Automatic Pistol (2007)


Infantry Small Arms / The Warfighter

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Introduced in 2007, the Sarsilmaz Kilinc 2000 series pistol serves both the Turkish Army and select Turkish police forces.



Authored By: Staff Writer | Last Edited: 09/27/2016 | Content ©www.MilitaryFactory.com | The following text is exclusive to this site.
Turkish military industry has begun to flourish in recent years and its reach has allowed for more indigenous solutions to be found for outstanding local defense requirements. The Sarsilmaz "Kilinc 2000", introduced in 2007, is a locally-made semi-automatic pistol in service with the Turkish military as and select police forces. It is a largely conventional semi-automatic design relying on a short-recoil principle with locked breech action while chambered for the ubiquitous German 9x19mm Luger Parabellum pistol cartridge. 10-, 13-, and 15-round magazine round counts are featured across two major versions - the Turkish Kilinc 2000 and the AR-24, the latter being an American market variant released by ArmaLite. Kilinc 2000 guns are manufactured in Turkey by Sarsilmaz Silah Sanayi.

Externally, the Kilinc 2000 features design elements consistent with semi-automatic pistols encountered in many armed forces. Its upper section is dominated by a heavy milled slide protected from general corrosion and wear and tear through a manganese phosphate treatment. Accordingly, the frame is of forged steel for robustness. Overall weight is around 35 ounces depending on the model in question with lengths reaching 8.27 inches overall. Sighting is through either a fixed or adjustable arrangement depending on installation. The ArmaLite concern has marketed several subvariants of the main form as the AR-24/15 Standard, AR-24/15C Tactical Custom, and the AR-24K/13 Compact / AR-24K/13C Compact Tactical Custom - varying in their choice of barrel lengths, ammunition counts, and grips.

Specifications



Service Year
2007

Origin
Turkey national flag graphic
Turkey

Classification


Semi-Automatic Pistol


Sarsilmaz Silah Sanayi - Turkey / ArmaLite - USA
National flag of Turkey National flag of the United States Turkey; United States
(OPERATORS list includes past, present, and future operators when applicable)
Pistol / Sidearm
Compact design for close-quarters work or general self-defense.


Overall Length
210 mm
8.27 in
Barrel Length
118 mm
4.65 in
Empty Wgt
2.18 lb
0.99 kg
Sights


Iron Fixed or Adjustable (model dependent)


Action


Short Recoil; Locked Breech

(Material presented above is for historical and entertainment value and should not be construed as usable for hardware restoration, maintenance, or general operation - always consult official manufacturer sources for such information)


Caliber(s)*


9x19mm Parabellum

Sample Visuals**


Graphical image of a 9mm pistol cartridge
Rounds / Feed


10-, 13-, or 15-round detachable box magazine (model dependent)
Cartridge relative size chart
*May not represent an exhuastive list; calibers are model-specific dependent, always consult official manufacturer sources.
**Graphics not to actual size; not all cartridges may be represented visually; graphics intended for general reference only.
Max Eff.Range
80 ft
(24 m | 27 yd)
Muzzle Velocity
850 ft/sec
(259 m/sec)


Kilinc 2000 - Turkish Designation
AR-24 - American market product designation by ArmaLite
AR-24/15 Standard - Dovetail (fixed) rear sight; parkerized finish.
AR-24/15C Tactical Custom - Rear notch adjustable sight; checkered from and back grip straps.
AR-24K/13 Compact - Compact version; fixed iron sights; shortened barrel and frame; 13-round magazine count.
AR-24K/13C Compact Tactical - Compact version; adjustable sights; 13-round magazine count.


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