November 1, 2011

Taurus 2011 New Product Introductions

Here are Taurus's 2011 new product introductions.

The new Taurus® 405 and 445 revolvers are aggressive wheel-guns that deliver superior accuracy and stopping power without the heft or bulk of most large caliber revolvers. These 5-shot revolvers are available in blue or matte stainless finish with the Taurus Ribber Grip® that reduces felt recoil. The 445 is chambered in .44 Special and features an Ultra-Lite® frame that weighs only 22 ounces. The revolver’s barrel measures 2 inches, with an overall length of 7 inches. The 405, Taurus’ first .40 S&W revolver, features a lightweight frame that weighs just 29 ounces and includes stellar clips. The revolver’s barrel measures 2 inches, with an overall length of 7 inches. Like all Taurus firearms the 405 and 445 come standard with the unique onboard Taurus Security System® that allows users to securely lock the gun using an inconspicuous key-lock. MSRP $452 - $514.

Taurus 405 40 S&W Stainless Steel

High capacity, smart design and advanced features are exactly what the new Taurus® 638 Pro Compact pistol offers. This pistol picked up such favorable marks during factory testing, Taurus is bringing it forward for early production. If customers like it as much as Taurus’ engineers— this may become one of the most popular compacts in Taurus history. The Taurus 638 Pro Compact pistol is available in .380 ACP (15+1) with a single action, target-style trigger. This pistol features Finger Indexing Taurus Memory Pads™ that offer an automatic finger locator for safe firearms handling and an extended magazine base enhances grip area. The ambidextrous magazine release makes this pistol ideal for left- or right-handed shooters. Offered in blue or matte stainless finish the pistol’s barrel measures 3.2 inches, with an overall length of 6.2 inches and weight of just 28 ounces. Standard safety features for the 638 Pro Compact include a ambidextrous manual safety, visual loaded chamber indicator, cocked indicator, trigger safety and the unique onboard Taurus Security System® that allows users to securely lock the gun using an inconspicuous key-lock. MSRP $483 - $498

Taurus 445 44 Special Blued

Developed in conjunction with leading military and law enforcement personnel, the all-new Taurus® Carbine CT G2 takes command of any situation. Already heralded around the world for its top-end performance, reliability and workmanship— this impressive carbine is now available in the USA. The Carbine CT G2 is built to last with hybrid aluminum polymer, reinforced steel frame, black anodized finish and high-strength polymer lower receiver reinforced with steel. Flat top aluminum upper receiver with built-in Picatinny rail allows for further customization. Additional features include a two-position safety/fire selector, adjustable rear sight, fixed front sight and ambidextrous slide catch. The Carbine CT G2 is available in four different models: CT9G2L (9mm, 10+1, long handguard), CT40G2L (.40 S&W, 10+1, long handguard), CT40G2M (.40 S&W, 10+1, medium handguard) or CT45G2M (.45 ACP, 10+1, medium handguard). All models have a 16- inch barrel, overall length of 31.5 inches and weigh from 134 to 148 ounces. Like all Taurus firearms, the Carbine CT G2 comes standard with the unique onboard Taurus Security System® that allows users to securely lock the gun using an inconspicuous key-lock. MSRP $820.

Taurus Carbine CT G2 CT9G29mm

Taurus 638 Pro Compact Blued

The new Taurus® DT Hybrid Series exemplifies the latest in advanced engineering and aggressive performance. The pistol’s new polymer-over-steel frame makes this semi-auto very lightweight and easy to handle for incredible accuracy. Loaded with remarkable features and top-end performance, the DT Hybrid is a “must have” for 2011. The DT Hybrid Series is available in 9mm (13+1) or .40 cal (11+1) with advanced “Strike Two” trigger capability for incredible reliability. Firing normally from single action mode, if the primer ever fails to ignite, the gun reverts to double action mode to provide a potentially life-saving second or third try at a faulty cartridge. The pistol will then automatically revert back to single action mode. This pistol also features contoured ambidextrous thumb rests and Finger Indexing Taurus Memory Pads™ that offer added purchase and safe firearms handling. The ambidextrous magazine release makes this pistol ideal for left- or right-handed shooters and the rear sight is fully adjustable. MSRP $545 - $561. Offered in blued or matte stainless finish the pistol’s barrel measures 3.2 inches, with an overall length of 6.30 inches and weight of 24 ounces. Standard safety features include a manual safety, visual loaded chamber indicator, trigger safety and the unique onboard Taurus Security System®.

Taurus DT HYBRID 2011H9B

Taurus Carbine CT G2 CT40G2M

Taurus® introduces the new DT Integral Series pistol with aggressive performance and the latest customized features. This pistol is lightweight, fast-handling and most importantly – super accurate. The pistol’s lightweight, contoured polymer hybrid frame and removable backstrap offer a customized fit for left- or right-handed shooters.

The DT Integral Series is available in .380 ACP (15+1), 9mm (13+1) or .40 cal (11+1) with advanced “Strike Two” trigger capability for incredible reliability. This pistol features contoured ambidextrous thumb rests and Finger Indexing Taurus Memory Pads™ that offer added purchase and safe firearms handling. The ambidextrous magazine release makes this pistol ideal for left- or right-handed shooters and the rear sight is fully adjustable. Offered in blue or matte stainless finish the pistol’s barrel measures 3.2 inches, with an overall length of 6.3 inches and weight of just 21 ounces. Standard safety features for the DT Integral Series include a manual safety, visual loaded chamber indicator, trigger safety and the unique onboard Taurus Security System® that allows users to securely lock the gun using an inconspicuous key-lock. MSRP $545 - $561.

Taurus DT HYBRID 2011H40SS

The Taurus® DT small revolver is ready for duty with a new lightweight polymer body frame, clockwise cylinder rotation for fast loading and the Taurus Ribber Grip® that reduces felt recoil. Built to the same high standards you would expect from Taurus, the new DT is truly the best revolver in its class. This 5-shot pocket-sized revolver is available in .357 Magnum with blue finish. Additional features include a single action/double-action trigger, low profile hammer for optimum purchase, ambidextrous thumb rest and fiber optic front sights. The revolver’s barrel measures 2 inches, with an overall length of 6.7 inches and weight of just 20.2 ounces. Like all Taurus handguns, the DT revolver comes standard with the unique onboard Taurus Security System® that allows users to securely lock the gun using an inconspicuous key-lock. MSRP $445.

Taurus DT Integral 2011-380B

A modern update on a classic design, the new Taurus® Protector Polymer Series is built for those who want the best of old and new. This revolver is offered with either a classically inspired checkered grip that has the look of wood but the purchase and durability of polymer or a Taurus Ribber Grip®. Taurus’s new polymer hybrid frame makes the revolver lightweight and easy to carry. This 5-shot revolver is available in .38 Special +P or .357 Magnum ammunition models with blue or matte stainless finish. Additional features include a single action/double-action trigger, highly visible fiber optic front sight and ambidextrous thumb rest. The .38 Special + P model’s barrel measures 1.25 inches, with an overall length of 5 inches and weight of just 16.5 ounces. The .357 Magnum model’s barrel measures 2 inches, with an overall length of 6.5 inches and weight of just 19.75 ounces. Like all Taurus handguns the Protector Polymer comes standard with the unique onboard Taurus Security System® that allows users to securely lock the gun using an inconspicuous key-lock. MSRP $445 - $461.

Taurus Protector Polymer 85PLYB2

Taurus DT 605PLYDTB2

The most heralded concealed carry semi-auto in Taurus® history is getting even better with the new G2 SLIM. Even under the lightest clothing the SLIM design reveals nothing, now with the best in features and performance from the elite G2 series. New extended hi-cap magazines and ambidextrous magazine release add confidence wherever you go. The G2 SLIM, available in 9mm (7+1/9+1) or .40 Cal., (6+1/8+1), features a short, crisp single action/double action trigger pull and “Strike Two” capability for incredible reliability. Adjustable rear sight and low-profile fixed front sight make for easy and comfortable concealment carry. Contoured ambidextrous thumb rests and Finger Indexing Taurus Memory Pads™ provide added purchase and safe firearm handling. Lean and lightweight in design the pistol weighs just 19 ounces, measures a mere 6.25 inches long and is less than an inch thick. It is available in blue or stainless steel finish. Standard safety features for the G2 SLIM include a visual loaded chamber indicator, new trigger safety, manual safety, firing pin block and the unique onboard Taurus Security System® that allows users to securely lock the gun using an inconspicuous key-lock. MSRP $483 - $498.

Taurus SLIM G2 709G2B_LEFT_EXTENTEDMAG

No other revolver in its class comes close to matching the versatility of the new Taurus® Tracker 992. It easily transforms from .22 LR to .22 Magnum in seconds with its breakthrough button release 9-shot cylinder. The Tracker 992 is everything you could ever want for plinking, target practice or varmint hunting with these popular and affordable ammunition choices. The Tracker 992 comes equipped with the exclusive Taurus Ribber Grip® that reduces felt recoil and its strong, ordnance grade steel frame is built to last. Additional features include a single-action/double-action trigger, low profile adjustable sights and vent-rib that accommodates an optional scope mount base. Available in blue or stainless steel finish with a 4 or 6.5 inch barrel, the Taurus Tracker 992 has an overall length of 8.9 to 11.4 inches and weighs 38 to 44 ounces. Like all Taurus handguns, the unique onboard Taurus Security System® allows users to securely lock the gun using an inconspicuous key-lock. MSRP $545 - $592.

Taurus Tracker 22992B