Taurus Slim – The Ultimate Concealed Carry 9mm Pistol
MIAMI, FL – -(AmmoLand.com)- SLIM is the name of this suave new entry into the Taurus line. Elegant with slides in blue, stainless and titanium, this small pistol offers incredible performance in a lean, lightweight handgun. No revealing lumps or lines make concealed carry easier than larger capacity guns. Cool, neat and ready to go, the Taurus SLIM is the ideal companion for years to come.
The SLIM, available in 9mm, features a short, crisp single action/double action trigger pull, included 7+1 and 9+1 (extended magazine) shot capacity magazines and low-profile fixed sights for easy and comfortable concealment carry. Finger indexing Taurus Memory Pad along the frame provides an automatic finger locator and off hand thumb rest for safe firearm handling, and unique takedown levers offer fast Field stripping. Lean and lightweight in design the pistol weighs just 19 ounces, measures a mere six inches long and is less than an inch thick. For the ultimate in discrete, concealed carry Taurus offers the SLIM in a titanium slide version, weighing only 17 ounces.
Standard features for the SLIM include a visual loaded chamber indicator, new trigger safety, manual safety and the unique Taurus Security System® that allows users to securely lock the gun using an inconspicuous key-lock. Available Spring 2009.
Beginning as a small tool manufacturer in Porto Alegre, Brazil more than sixty years ago, Taurus has become a diversified, international company celebrating resounding success as one of the world’s leading small arms manufacturers. In 1941 the company produced its first revolver, and in 1984 changed the industry forever by offering customers an unqualified LIFETIME REPAIR POLICY™, posting record growth every year since.
For additional information about Taurus and its complete line of products contact: Taurus International MFG, Inc., 1-800-327-3776, or visit www.taurususa.com.
Taurus Firearms, From humble beginnings as a small tool manufacturer in Porto Alegre, Brazil over 60 years ago, Forjas Taurus (translation: Taurus Forge) has become a diversified, international company and one of the largest small arms manufacturers in the world.