Anderson Manufacturing announced the Kiger-9c 9mm pistol back in October. It’s affordably priced and compatible with loads of GLOCK 19 Gen3 parts, accessories and doodads. At SHOT they announced the new, Kiger-9c Pro model with upgrades like suppressor height sights and an optic-ready skeletonized slide, among other details.
Here’s their press release . . .
The Kiger-9c Pro from Anderson Manufacturing made its debut at SHOT Show ‘23, it offers several upgraded features that add to the Kiger-9c’s versatility. The Kiger-9c Pro is a striker fired, locked-breech, short-recoil operated semi-automatic pistol, chambered in 9mm.
The Kiger-9c Pro was developed with consumer feedback in mind. This pistol features the Kiger-9c Polymer Frame with an optimized beaver tail, aggressive texturing, undercut trigger guard and forward-underbarrel picatinny rail. The updates on the frame come in the form of enhanced controls, the Pro features an extended magazine and slide release.
The Kiger-9c Pro’s billet slide is manufactured from 416 stainless steel and is Diamond-Like Carbon (DLC) coated. The slide is skeletonized for weight reduction via three ports on either side and one on top, all frontside. The rear sides of the slide feature serrations to optimize handling.
Atop the Kiger-9c Pro’s slide are the steel, blacked out, suppressor-height front and dovetail rear sight flanking the Ruggedized Miniature Reflex (RMR) pattern optic cut. This pistol features a 416R, 3.91’’ fluted, DLC coated barrel with a recessed crown, chambered in 9mm with a 1:10 twist. With features to minimize weight, the Kiger-9c Pro weighs in at 1 pound unloaded and 1.6 pounds fully loaded (15+1). It is 7’’ in length, 5.5’’ tall and 1’’ wide making it compact and discreet enough to be your everyday carry.
The Anderson Kiger-9c Pro will hit the market carrying an MSRP of $539 and comes with (1) PMAG™ 15 GL9™ Magazine, carrying case, target, cable lock and Anderson Owner’s Safety Manual. For more information and specifications, please visit www.andersonmanufacturing.com/kiger.
Barrel Length: 3.91 inches
Barrel Finish: DLC
Overall Length: 7.35 inches
Width: 1.26 inches
Trigger Pull Weight: 5.5 pounds
MSRP: $I 539
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