Beretta 92 - Ascension of legend

Beretta 92 - Ascension of legend
Due to the much vaunted American conservatism, and also because of the incredible success of the M1911 Colt, to the 70 years of the last century, the US light weapons are obsolete. For this reason, the Pentagon organized contest among weapons firms with prize money as the main US Army pistol.

Beretta 92 - Ascension of legend
As a result, the only model, who managed to beat the Colt incredible, was the Italian Beretta 92. Being released back in 1975, it became the main gun of the armed forces around the world, and United States of America demonstrated an excellent quality, corresponding modern weapons-grade standard.

Beretta 92 - Ascension of legend
Being a self-loading semi-automatic pistol Beretta 92 has an automation system based on the recoil effect, which actually played a major role in international sympathy for this handgun. The Beretta barrel is fully integrated with its gate and during shots it makes short movements that provide an automatic trigger platoon. Such a sophisticated design, as opposed to the principle of free shutter provides more scope for experiments with initial bullet velocity, which in turn significantly increases the capacity of small arms.

Beretta 92 - Ascension of legend
This feature was a determining factor in the Pentagon's competition, tucked into the waistband of 7 Charging Colt 911. In this case, due to the high rate of initial speed, stopping power of bullets by Beretta is not inferior to Colt. The caliber Beretta 92 9x19 mm is habitual that as mentioned above, it is more an advantage than a disadvantage. Paired fuse boxes, located on both sides of the handle are very comfortable design feature.

Beretta 92 - Ascension of legend
This facilitates the use of mechanical arms by left-handers, as well as arrows, preferring to shoot two pistols with both hands. Most shooters say soft and comfortable handle and extremely high accuracy of the gun shots.

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