One of the most exciting markets in rimfires is that for thoroughly modern, full-sized handguns. They reflect classic means of operation, both double and single action, and marry modern metallurgy with the latest materials and most intriguing designs. They offer the power that comes with full-handgun-length barrels, and many come chambered for magnum calibers, like the PMR-30 with its 30 rounds of .22 WMR ammo! If extreme high speed is your ticket, Taurus and Smith & Wesson both have .17 HMR revolvers.

Fans of elegant design may love the sleek lines of Beretta’s Neos or the European styling of the Hammerli FP60. Need a tactical trainer? Take your pick of 1911 reproductions, or wrap your fingers around a Ruger Mark III Competition and punch out the center of your target! There are reproductions of centerfire duty pistols, some amazing competition-ready guns (including the X-Esse IPSC pistol for action shooting) and a few thoroughly modern revolvers. It’s an impossible task to boil down a booming industry’s vast selection to just the models that fit here, but we’re proud to offer this starting place on your journey to finding, using and enjoying the perfect modern rimfire handgun for your needs.


American Tactical GSG M1911B

Beretta Neos

Browning 1911-22 Black Label Polymer

Browning Buck Mark Black Label Carbon Fiber

Chiappa 1911-22 Standard

Chiappa 1911-22 Custom

Colt/Walther 1911 A1 Gold Cup

Colt/Walther 1911 A1 Rail Gun

Hammerli X-Esse

Kel-Tec PMR-30

Kimber Rimfire Target

Rossi R98104

Ruger Mark III Competition

Sig Sauer P226 Classic

Smith & Wesson Model 41

Smith & Wesson M&P22

Taurus 17SS6

Taurus 941

Walther GSP Expert

Walther SSP


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