Known for piston-driven AR firearms and handgun barrel and slide innovations, Adams Arms just harnessed its experience into one complete pistol. The Adams Arms AA19 utilizes features that inspire daily carry and boost potential during competition.
Adams Arms AA19 Details
Riding atop the polymer frame is Adams Arms’ VS19 slide, with front and rear cocking serrations. The cocking serrations provide improved manipulation and slide geometry. Further, the VS19 slide is cut from stainless steel and has black nitride coating for a corrosion resistant, long-wearing finish. Profiled to be lighter, the slide also features a cut for optics.
Mounting plates are available for many popular optics models, including Trijicon RMR, Leupold Deltapoint, Shield RMS, Burris Fastfire 3, Vortex Venom/Viper, Vortex Razor, and C-More STS. However, if you opt to go without optics the AA19 includes Ameriglo Defoor EDC sights.
The slide houses a threaded 1:16-inch twist barrel, ready to fit 9mm suppressors and compensators, with included thread protector. Additionally, just behind the ejection port is a billet extractor, ensuring smooth case extraction.
Constructed of polymer, the frame features refined ergonomics and enhanced texturing on the grip. Forward of the double undercut trigger guard is a 1913 Picatinny rail for a rail mount laser or flashlight. Nestled within the trigger guard is the Tango Down Vickers Tactical Carry Trigger. The flat profile trigger is designed to reduce pistol movement during your shot, while giving a perceived lighter trigger press.
The Adams Arms AA19 includes two 15+1 capacity Magpul G19 magazines, a cable lock and comes in a hardcase.
“Adams Arms is known for its slides and barrels for custom handguns, and now we’ve brought all of our expertise into one complete pistol,” Steve Green, Adams Arms Vice President of Sales and Marketing said. “Our customers have been asking for an Adams Arms handgun for years, and now it is ready. The new AA19 incorporates design elements that refine its ergonomics and performance. Every detail on the new AA19 adds upgrades that maximize its potential for both EDC and competition.”
The Adams Arms AA19 is available now with an MSRP of $999, based on options. For more info, please visit AdamsArms.net.
Adams Arms AA19 Specs
- Polymer Frame with Enhanced Grip Texture
- Picatinny Accessory Rail
- 15+1 Capacity (2 Magazines Included)
- Complete Machined Billet 9x19mm 416 Stainless Steel Slide
- Black Nitride Coating
- Hard, Corrosion-Resistant, Smooth, Long-Wearing Finish
- 9mm Luger
- Match Grade Rifling for Enhanced Accuracy
- Threaded ½ x 28 TPI with Protector for Suppressor Use
- 1:16 Twist
- Pre-Captured Guide Rod
- Tango Down Vickers Tactical Carry Trigger
- Mounting Plates Compatible with the Following Optics: Trijicon RMR, Leupold Deltapoint Pro, Burris Fastfire 3, Vortex Venom, Viper, and Razor, C-More STS, Shield RMS, Holosun 407 & Holosun 507
- Overall Length: 7.6 inches
- Weight: 1.26 pounds
- MSRP: $999
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