Canik and Salient Arms team up to produce the high-performance TP9 Elite Combat Executive 9mm pistol.</h2
TP9 Elite Combat Executive Specs:
- Caliber: 9mm Luger
- Capacity: 14+1 (+3 extension incl'd)
- Barrel Length: 4.73”
- Overall Length: 7.88”
- Height: 5.96″
- Width: 1.45″
- Weight: 25.8 oz. unloaded
Canik and Salient Arms International – a match made in, err, heaven? Apparently so, as the Turkish purveyor of economically-priced pistols and the custom handgun specialist have teamed up on a new(ish) 9mm – the TP9 Elite Combat Executive.
Basically, it’s Canik’s popular TP9 Elite Combat striker-fired polymer, dolled up with a bunch of Salient Arms International upgrades. These include a fluted and gold PVD-over-nitride coated match-grade barrel (threaded), black nitride-coated slide, aluminum Speed Funnel magazine well and fiber optic sights. Also, it looks to have a pretty nice flat-faced aluminum trigger and a 15-round magazine with a plus-three extension for a total of 18-rounds.
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The TP9 Elite Combat Executive is a limited run, though there was no word on how many were made. They ship this month and have an MSRP of $749.
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Delray Beach, Fla. – – Canik, manufacturer of handguns and accessories used around the world and imported to the U.S. exclusively by Century Arms, is proud to announce the all-new TP9 Elite Combat Executive.
Based on the 2019 TP9 Elite Combat utilizing performance upgrades designed by Salient Arms International, the Executive features a distinctive gold barrel by Salient, fluted, match-grade, and PVD-over-nitride coated, and a black polymer frame topped with a nitride-coated jet black slide. The Executive is suppressor ready with 1/2 x 28 RH threads.
The TP9 Elite Combat Executive includes the new flat-face aluminum trigger with a black full-face safety. The optics-ready slide comes with an optics mounting plate and charging handle. A side-reversible, extended magazine release and additional backstrap for customizing the fit is included in addition to a new retention holster with Slide Lock Release.
The slide, barrel and small steel parts are nitride-coated while internal components are nitride or high-wear nickel-coated. The Salient collaboration includes the barrel and thread protector, an aluminum Speed Funnel magazine well, and sight set with fiber optic front sight. A 15-round magazine with a +3 extension for a total of 18-rounds is included.
A limited quantity of the TP9 Elite Combat Executive is being produced. This exceptional handgun has an MSRP of $749.99 and is shipping in early May.
For more information on the TP9 Elite Combat Executive, please visit www.canikusa.com.