My FN contact tells me they will be available soon. The Sig HAS to cut corners, and we have yet to find out what those corners are. Found I didn't like the grip and I shot poorly with it compared to a Glock 17 Gen 5 and especially an HK VP9. Introducing our FN 509 Compact MRD 9mm review… In it, we will layout the numerous reasons you’ll want one of these new striker-fired autoloader firearms. Like other P320 models the XCompact consists of a stainless steel chassis that bears the serial number. The trigger was close but felt slightly better on the P320 (although I tried a full-sized 509 … 320’s have been perfect so far with maybe 6-7k rounds put together, 509 striker broke literally right after i got it home from the store dry firing.... but has been flawless since i got it back.. maybe 5-600 rounds in. The FN is a nice gun, but compares more to the P320 carry rather than the compact where as the CZ is extremely close to the Glock 19. Compare P320 VS Glock 19 VS HK VP9 VS Others This is a discussion on Compare P320 VS Glock 19 VS HK VP9 VS Others within the P250, P320, & P320 X-5 Pistols forums, part of the SIG Sauer Pistols category; I have a P320, FN 509… The Sig Sauer P320 Compact is a semi-automatic strike fire 9mm pistol that is an excellent choice for a concealed carry firearm. I like the ergonomics and grip better with the 509. The trigger was close but felt slightly better on the P320 (although I tried a full-sized 509 and the mid-sized trigger is supposed to be better than the full size). FN America just released the new FN 509 Compact MRD featuring the FN Low-Profile Optics-Mounting System and fully ambidextrous controls. I put the x series frame on my m17, the frame actually came marked/scored where the safety was, just took a dremmel and five mins works great. Edit: the article linked mentions the FNS series, not the 509 series. AFAIK people are offering decent aftermarket parts and holsters for the 509. If you could rent both and compare them that might he better as a first step. The FN is going to be a better firearm. Available in 3 stipple patterns: Standard, Coral and Aggressive. TLDR: Mid-sized FN 509 or Sig P320 and why, disregarding market share popularity? This may seem a little silly, … New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Size and weight are close enough to be the same for me. Just a couple of weeks ago , I got my hands on a member of the FN 509 family of weapons, the Compact MRD (Modular Red Dot) model. FN 509 Compact Tactical Manufacturer: FN Model: 509 Compact Tactical Trigger: Striker-Fired Official Url: fnamerica.com Compare More Suggested Comparisons compare compare Glock G19 vs … i am also looking at getting either a compact in the fn 509 or Sig p320. SIG P320 Regarding the SIG P320, the U.S. Army recently chose a variation of it as its service pistol, designating it the M17; then every other military branch followed in suit. Is my holster backwards or am i Just dumb, My simple Florida year-round CCW (more info in comments). I’m aware. [–]Feral404P320s for days, Fashionable as Fuck 6 points7 points8 points 1 year ago (0 children), You’ll have to modify the lower frame yourself if you buy a new one. If you've enjoyed this video, please consider liking, sharing, and subscribing. © 2021 reddit inc. All rights reserved. I don’t know much more than they say in the article but it is worth investigating before you buy one https://foxbaltimore.com/features/operation-crime-justice/exclusive-video-reveals-unexpected-gunfire-from-police-weapons. [–]Deltasidearm[S] 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (0 children), [–]antariusz 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children). If you get the P320 with a safety then it will limit any interchangeability you have because you can’t find lower frames that accept the safety. Legal questions should always be asked to a lawyer outside of reddit for a binding answer. I’m a little curious as to why you distrust the 320, considering the 320 is an older firearm than the 509 (which is based off an older platform but was just recently developed). geez... um if I could only choose one with all aftermarket available I'd get a p320... aftermarket is just better allowing you to end up with a better gun. REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc. π Rendered by PID 18754 on r2-app-04d3dc16378d482bc at 2021-01-12 11:12:13.553258+00:00 running 0131643 country code: US. Literally the only thing you have to do to it to make it near perfect is stick in the apex trigger... war comp or pmm comp is just icing on the cake. I will still look into it, though, to be sure. Sig has a lifetime warranty, FN only five years. IF I had to get one and leave it stock.. fn 509 hands down. The chassis in the X Compact is exactly the same the one found other P320 … FN 509 Compact MRD ready to roll! Ergos are similar except 509 grips are super rough if that’s your thing. This compact version of SIG’s well-known P320 series performs well not only on the range, but also for concealed carry. Permit posts must be labeled "Permits". Love the x-compact frame, makes my 320 feel like a CZ. WA state interfering with carry insurance. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. Looking at getting a new CCW and narrowed it down to these two (P320 vs 509). Press J to jump to the feed. Get an ad-free experience with special benefits, and directly support Reddit. I do like the modularity concept of the p320 but will i ever take advantage of that hmmm probably never but who … SIG SAUER has a prescription for that: the P320 RX. I only have about 400 rounds of ball through it and 80 or so in defensive ammunitions (mostly armscor and some Hornady), so perhaps not as experienced as others are with it. Which would you choose and why? Need help finding a community/thread/site to sell old CCW ammo after switching from .40 to 9mm. I like the ergonomics and grip better on the FN 509 (Sig feels a tad fat in the hand … Looking at getting a new CCW and narrowed it down to these two (P320 vs 509). I would likely upgrade to an Apex trigger regardless, which is ~$100 more for the 509. The FN 509 and the Sig P320 (specs below). Over at the FN forum there were some posts about a problem with broken strikers in the 509, so you may want to … Throw a lever and push a button and the firearm that started life as a full-size .40 or .357 SIG man-stopper transforms into a compact … Testing the 9mm SIG P320 Carry model, 9mm SIG P320 Compact model, 9mm Smith & Wesson M&P 2.0 Compact and the 9mm FN 509 My day at the range The day I qualified in late 2017 to renew my HR 218 firearms authority, I decided to go through the 50-round course of fire with a brand new FN 509 … Using some Google-fu, I managed to find a VP9 for sale for $490, a PPQ for $480, and a P320 Compact for $500. The triggers are very close, but the Sig has the edge and I would likely drop an Apex trigger in the Sig (didn’t care much for the effect I saw for the Apex in the 509). Is this a good or bad idea to add to my holster for carry? Reddit users can interpret the law, but by no means should you consider those opinions as law. The 509 has a very good apex action enhancement kit that cleans up that terrible stock trigger (pretty much a must buy). Reliability wise, I've heard they are the same too. if you have a manual safety and you dont use it, murphy's law will put that safety on when you need it and you wont have trained to turn it off. I’m still undecided about the safety, but I figure it’s better to have it and not use it than want it for any reason and not have it. [–]Feral404P320s for days, Fashionable as Fuck 2 points3 points4 points 1 year ago (7 children). Pre-Stippled Sig P320® X-Compact, M, Grip Module Agency Arms Pre-Stippled Sig P320® X-Compact Grip modules. [–]Phlynn42 5 points6 points7 points 1 year ago (1 child). The 320 does have a slight edge I'd say in aftermarket options. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. I’m looking at getting my first CCW and have narrowed it down to the compact Sig P320 or the mid-size FN 509. The P320 XCompact is a member of the modular P320 family. A place for responsible gun owners and enthusiasts to talk about guns without the politics. I like the ergonomics and grip better with the 509. Reddiquette: Please abide by proper reddiquette. FN 509 Compact MRD optics-ready pistol Photo: FN FN America LLC has announced the release of the smallest addition to the FN 509 family of pistols, the FN 509 Compact MRD, an optics-ready compact pistol featuring the company's patented FN Low-Profile Optics-Mounting System, further expanding the optics-ready FN 509 … I'd either go the new x-vtac w/ dpp + grayguns competition trigger + grayguns guide rod/1911 springs OR if I was carrying the gun x-compact w/ dpp, grayguns competition trigger, and the upcoming parker mountain machining microcomp/barrel. Disclaimer: Do not take any legal advice from /r/ccw. Yes, I don’t plan on getting a subcompact frame, but would be interested in getting a carry frame. its a MUCH better, harder to accidentally "disable" safety mechanism. Rendered by PID 18754 on r2-app-04d3dc16378d482bc at 2021-01-12 11:12:13.553258+00:00 running 0131643 country code: US. Which would you choose and why? finally found the compact I needed for CCW. The new breed of micro-compact concealed carry handguns have turned into gun store favorites and have hit the sales of the traditional Sig Sauer P320 and Glock 19 Gen 4 hard. Sig Sauer P320 Nitron Compact Manufacturer: Sig Sauer Model: P320 Nitron Compact Trigger: Striker-Fired Official Url: www.sigsauer.com Compare More Suggested Comparisons compare compare FN FNS-9C vs … Full-size Punch in a Compact Package With our patented Low-Profile Optics Mounting System and unparalleled modularity of the FN 509 platform, the FN 509 Compact MRD joins the ranks packing a full-size punch in a compact… Capacity wise and price wise, they are the same. The redesigned grip module features an improved beavertail, fastback profile, contoured magwell, and a deep trigger guard undercut fitted with a subcompact … buy a gun without safety, and buy a good kydex holster. [–]vordain 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (2 children). [–]RedOwl97 2 points3 points4 points 1 year ago (1 child), The Baltimore PD is having some problems with unexpected discharges from their FN 509’s. Sig Sauer P320 XCompact Length: 7 in Height: 5.3 in Width: 1.3 in Weight: 25.3 oz Barrel: 3.6 in FN 509 Compact Tactical Length: 7.4 in Height: 5.3 in Width: 1.35 in Weight: 26.2 oz Barrel: 4.32 in … FN 509 Midsize Length: 7.4 in Height: 5.2 in Width: 1.35 in Weight: 26.5 oz Barrel: 4 in Ammunition Calibers Capacities Sig Sauer P320 Nitron Compact Calibers: 9mm Luger 40 S&W 45 ACP 357 Sig … Whichever fits your hand better. Not as much as Glock but still. your manual safety is taking that thing out of the holster. I don't like hinged triggers. Edit: lol, just read the other reply, that guy might be my twin... And yes. [–]Bobathaar 2 points3 points4 points 1 year ago (2 children). But, I put the 509 to an … and join one of thousands of communities. So IMO just buy the FN if you can afford it. Aftermarket, the 320 has an underwhelming apex trigger kit and a superb grayguns competition trigger kit. I’m looking at getting my first CCW and have narrowed it down to the compact Sig P320 or the mid-size FN 509. https://foxbaltimore.com/features/operation-crime-justice/exclusive-video-reveals-unexpected-gunfire-from-police-weapons. Regardless, it’s not the topic I’m asking about. We’ll explore the top features, … Sig designed the Sig P320 X Compact so that the trigger shoot is very light and is in theory it acts similar to the “dingus” on a Glock style gun or the hinged safety on a Smith & Wesson M&P or FN 509… Before anyone says it, I've already looked at Glock, not my thing. It only takes about 10 minutes with a dremmel, it’s not difficult, I put my m17 on the new x-compact frame and have no regrets about it. I had overlooked the newest of the FN … The new SIG Sauer P320 Xcompact is a modular, striker-fired, 9mm pistol with a serialized trigger group that combines concealability, with full-size Xseries features. The CZ has a better trigger, IMO, and the grip has a … I've only held the 509 and it was pretty nice to manipulate. My 509 did come with a dedicated recoil spring assembly for comps and suppressors... which works flawlessly with the pmm comp so far... grayguns makes a guide rod for the 320 that lets you use 1911 springs to tune the gun... which is pretty great. just took a dremmel and five mins works great. Sig Sauer P320 Ruger SR9c S&W M&P9 2.0 FN 509 The Fit When shopping for a compact 9mm, the primary thing to look for is how it feels in your hand. I feel both firearms are quality pieces and I would like to have an FN 509 (it’s less common and I’ve never owned an FN before), but the P320 did beat the 509 for the government contract and I have to wonder why (performance or cost?). It’s a difficult decision when I would be satisfied with either choice. I own a 320 Carry model and it's been really nice. Getting StartedSig P320 vs FN 509 (self.CCW). That being said, I tried a full size 509 and the mid size is supposed to have a better trigger than it (several updated parts). [–]Deltasidearm[S] 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (1 child). If you could only choose one, in the best condition you’ve had it in, would you choose the P320 or the 509? Again I think most people would recommend you buy what fits you better. グ・ザウエル&ゾーン社のアメリカ合衆国現地法人SIG SAUER社が設計した自動拳銃である。 概要 SIG SAUER社が、2014å¹´1月のSHOT Showで発表した自動拳銃で、同社で … These guns are both made by reputable (despite SIGs recent screw-ups) manufacturers and are more than likely equally serviceable. I like the grip modularity of the P320 in principal but likely won’t utilize it in practice, unless changing frame color for the all important style points. These prices are close enough to be considered equal, but we must find a … (Carry Weapon) (Carry location/style/holster). All in all both good guns, with the caveat that my fn came pretty much dead put of the box.... but they got it back to me in about 2 weeks flat and the manufacturer has a good rep... everyone gets lemons i guess. Hey I own a 320 m-17, 320 x compact, and the 509 tactical. The FN … Lest we forget, the SIG SAUER P320 is a modular handgun. You’ll have to modify the lower frame yourself if you buy a new one. That's not true, you just have to cut out the safety slot out yourself. Compare the dimensions and specs of FN 509 Midsize and Sig Sauer P320 XCompact Handgun Search Tabletop Compare Contribute Contact FN 509 Midsize Striker-Fired Compact Pistol VS Sig Sauer P320 XCompact … [–]Bobathaar 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (0 children). 509 has a better optics mounting system, 320 has better trigger and feels softer shooting out of the box. I like the P320 grip modularity in principle, but I likely would not utilize it ever. If I got the P320, I’d get it without the night sights to put my own on and would probably get it with a manual safety (I would carry with the safety off but I like it there for when newer shooters shoot my guns and I’m used to it from my 1911). I am partial to FN- own a Scar 17, 16, FNX Tac 45, FNS 9C and 509. It comes in a variety of models, including a compact … I have more on the way. As well as possibly a threaded barrel and RMR-ready slide. Use your best guess for other posts. Content breaking the rules below are at the discretion of the mods to remove. I like the ergonomics and grip better on the FN 509 (Sig feels a tad fat in the hand but it’s perfectly fine). You already know the guns we’re talking about and you can see a much more complete list here in our post on the 15 9mm subcompact … use the following search parameters to narrow your results: The CCW (concealed carry weapons) subreddit is a community about sharing articles, tips, and links about various topics that address CCW. Edit; I like Sig firearms as a whole, I am specifically referring to the 320 as I do not trust the 320 yet. I also train to disengage safeties because it’s what I’m used to and won’t be caught off guard if I ever pick up a gun that has one. I agree with the other posters, don’t get a safety on a carry gun, my 2 m17s are strictly range toys, I bought them because they were cheap (for a sig) at 500 a pop. I was sold on the Smith and Wesson M&P 2.0 until I shot one. [–]Deltasidearm[S] 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (2 children). ] vordain 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago ( 2 children ) 1 child ) kit cleans! 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