Watch: Heckler & Koch VP9SK Pistol

by
posted on May 4, 2017
Heckler & Koch added the brand-new VP9SK pistol to its popular VP pistol line, offering concealed-carry holders a short-frame option based on the full-size VP9.

The short-frame VP9 incorporates an adjustable grip that features interchangeable backstraps and grip panels, allowing users to adjust the grip according to their hand sizes. Other benefits of the grip include a number of ergonomic finger grooves that ensure shooters obtain the most comfortable grip possible on the gun.

The VP9SK also uses H&K's precision-strike trigger, providing owners with a short take-up and reset, along with a clean single-action break. The company describes its trigger as one of the best striker-fired triggers available in the market.

The new pistol also features ambidextrous controls, incorporating slide stops on both sides of the gun and a paddle magazine release useful for both left- and right-handed owners. Another interesting feature of the gun is the charging supports located on the rear of the slide, giving users more leverage when charging the slide.

The gun uses a mil-spec Picatinny rail that allows owners to add lights, lasers and other accessories, while a flat recoil spring works to minimize recoil and improve pistol control. The H&K VP9SK works with a number of available VP magazines, and the company promises a later introduction of 13- and 15-round magazines for improved grip and extended capacity. The new VP9SK will sell for a suggested retail price of $719.

Watch our video above to learn more.

Latest

Walther WMP
Walther WMP

I Carry: Walther WMP 22 WMR Pistol in a PHLster Holster

Today on I Carry we have the new Walther WMP pistol chambered in 22 WMR, carried in a PHLster Floodlight holster along with an SOG Power Access Deluxe multi-tool.

First Look: Colt Combat Unit 1911 Pistols

New 1911-style pistols designed under the guidance of some of America’s toughest warriors.

F5 MFG Modular Stock System with CZ Scorpion Adapter

If you’re looking to bring some welcome modularity to your CZ Scorpion, F5 MFG has got you covered.

First Look: Dead Air Silencers’ Dedicated 5.56 Suppressor

Designed to be lightweight and compact, yet stand up to the rigors of hard use.

Freedom Munitions to Expand Manufacturing Capacity

The new facility will offer more options to the American gun owner.

308 Based Cartridges Part 2: Boutique And 308 Wildcat Cartridges

.308 Win. is the starting point for boutique and wildcat cartridges of all shapes and sizes

Interests



Get the best of Shooting Illustrated delivered to your inbox.