It goes without saying that ever since it was introduced back in 2014, the Taurus Curve has been a hit with the concealed carry crowd. Now, for 2017, the Miami-based gun maker has updated their 380 Curve pistol to include a Viridian red laser/light combination, and in this video, Team Taurus Captain and world-famous pro shooter Jessie Duff tells us all about it. Oh, you’ll also get to see her cycle some rounds. No biggie.
The Taurus Curve Viridian boasts a brighter Viridian red laser and light, longer battery life and a strobe feature. According to the press release, it also utilizes Viridian’s INSTANT-ON technology, which is incorporated into both the Viridian laser/light module and the trigger shield, thereby providing added personal protection by increasing the speed at which you can acquire a target. The trigger shield is attached to a lanyard designed to be secured around a belt loop or a purse strap. When you draw the Taurus Curve Viridian, the trigger shield detaches and the INSTANT-ON laser/light is activated. Basically, it increases your response time when seconds count. In addition to the INSTANT-ON feature, the Viridian laser/light combo can also be operated with a push-button switch when you want to turn it on or off.
Carry discreetly and confidently with the all-new Taurus Curve Viridian. See below for specs.
Model: Taurus Curve Viridian
Caliber: 380 Auto
Action: Double Action Only (DAO)
Capacity: 6 rounds
Barrel Length: 2.7 in
Overall Length: 5.2 in
Overall Height: 3.7 in
Overall Width: 1.2 in
Sights: Bore Axis System
Lights/Laser: Integrated VIRIDIAN® laser/light
Firing System: Hammer
Trigger Pull: 5-7 pounds
Weight: 13 ounces (unloaded)
Slide: Carbon Steel with Black Oxide finish
Finish: Matte Black
Safety Devices: Magazine Disconnect
Magazines: (2) 6-round magazines included
Accessory: Trigger Shield
Holster: Integrated Side Belt Clip
For more information about Taurus, visit http://www.taurususa.com
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