TP9SF METE-S Handgun of Samsun Yurt Savunma Enters the Inventory of the Turkish Naval Forces

18 Eylül 2018
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The special coverage published in the 58th issue of MSI Turkish Defence Review (TDR) is below:

 

Samsun Yurt Savunma (SYS) have completed the first round of deliveries in the Indigenous Local Handgun Development (ÖYTG) project to the Turkish Naval Forces. SYS shared the news through their social media accounts on June 18, developed two different models within the project: the Type-A (TP9SF METE-S) and Type-B (TP9SF METE). The TP9SF METE-S, which is equipped with a safety catch, is being offered to the service of the Turkish Armed Forces (TAF), while the TP9SF METE, which lacks a safety latch, will enter the service of the Turkish National Police (TNP).

Both models are equipped with a striker mechanism and a single action trigger, and are delivered with three magazines each, 1 x 15 round and 2 x 18 round capacity. The company will manufacture 45,000 handguns for the project.

The technical data of the handgun:

  • Calibre: 9×19 mm
  • Magazine Capacity: 15/18
  • Barrel Length (mm): 103.5
  • Overall Length (mm): 182
  • Height (mm): 133.5
  • Width (mm): 37
  • Weight (with Empty Magazine) (gr): 745±4
  • Piccatiny Rail: MIL-STD-1913
  • Operating System: Striker, Single Action
  • Safety System: Needle Block Safety, Trigger Safety, Safety Latch

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