First Look: SIG Sauer P210 Carry Pistol

SIG Sauer has released a carry-friendly version of its P210 pistol.

posted on March 4, 2022
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The P210 is an iconic pistol from SIG Sauer’s past. First built in late 1940’s as a pistol for Swiss military and law enforcement units, those original pistols have an enviable reputation for reliability and accuracy. The new P210 Carry is the latest in the historic line of P210 pistols from SIG Sauer. The pistol is rooted in the tradition of its 1949 Swiss-made predecessor, but includes new checkered G10 grips, a precision-machined stainless steel slide and a lightweight aluminum alloy frame. Equipped with SIGLite night sights and two 8-round 9mm magazines, the P210 Carry delivers the craftsmanship and style of its legendary forerunners while delivering the modern features,

The new P210 Carry pays homage to craftsmanship of the original, which made SIG Sauer’s reputation, while still maintaining the features, weight, and balance of an ideal carry pistol. Some of the features of the P210 Carry include a lightweight alloy frame for all day long carry and slim-profile G10 grips that combine style and functionality. The pistol has SIGLite night sights for a clear sight picture in almost any lighting situation and front cocking serrations to make running your gun a little bit easier in awkward situations.


Caliber:  9 mm 
Mags Included: Two 8-round, steel
Sights: SIGLite night sights
Pistol Size: Carry
Overall Length: 7.75 inches
Overall Width: 1.44 inches
Height: 5.63 inches
Barrel Length: 4.1 inches
Weight: 29 ounces
Sight Radius: 5.6 inches
Trigger Action: SAO (Single Action Only)
Trigger Type: Standard Curved
Grip Type: Black G10
Grip Color: Black
Barrel Material: Carbon Steel
Frame Finish: Nitron
Frame Material: Alloy
Slide Finish: Nitron
Slide Material: Stainless Steel

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