Personal Defense Weapon & Accessories Special

By The Small Arms Review Editorial Staff


The USW is a Swiss designed, engineered and produced service weapon that combines the size and weight of a normal duty pistol but extends the range, accuracy and effectiveness to that of a 9mm carbine. It is ideal for police work but also as a military PDW. While the stock, when folded, does not affect the use of the USW as a pistol, it can be unfolded to be used as a carbine in less than 0.5 seconds.

Model: B&T USW A1
Species (semi-automatic, select fire, etc.): Semi-automatic pistol / PDW
Caliber(s): 9 x 19mm
Overall Length Standard Model: 253 / 468mm (folding stock)
Barrel Lengths Available: 110mm
Weight, Standard Model, empty magazine, no optic or bipod: 1170 g (optic always included)
Feed System: Magazine, 17, 19, 30 rounds
Effective Range: 80 meter

Military and law enforcement professionals will appreciate the MP9-N, the world’s lightest 9 x 19mm select fire weapon. The B&T MP9-N is ideal for surveillance teams, vehicle crews, close protection, SWAT teams and as a PDW. In service with several armed forces worldwide, it has proven its value in today’s conflicts as a PDW countless times. The MP9-N surpasses all other submachine guns and PDWs on the market when compared by size, weight and flexibility.

Model: MP9
Species (semi-automatic, select fire, etc.): Compact select fire submachinegun / PDW
Caliber(s): 9 x 19mm
Overall Length Standard Model: 303 / 523mm (folding stock)
Barrel Lengths Available: 130mm
Weight, Standard Model, empty magazine, no optic or bipod: 1560 g
Feed System: Magazine, 15, 20, 25, 30 rounds
Effective Range: 100 meter

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This article first appeared in Small Arms Review V21N5 (June 2017)
and was posted online on April 21, 2017


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