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Smith and Wesson Shield

Smith & Wesson’s new M&P SHIELD™ is a slim, concealable, lightweight, striker-fired polymer pistol. Available in 9mm and .40 S&W, the new M&P SHIELD features a slim design combined with the proven and trusted features found in the M&P Pistol Series. From the pistol’s easily concealed one-inch profile to its optimized 18-degree grip angle, the M&P SHIELD offers professional-grade features that provide consumers with simple operation and reliable performance.

Chambered in 9mm and .40 S&W for proven stopping power, the M&P SHIELD features a high-strength polymer frame with a black, Melonite® coated stainless steel slide and barrel. Both models are standard with a 3.1-inch barrel, which contributes to an overall length of 6.1 inches and an unloaded weight of 19 ounces. For fast tracking and smooth target acquisition, the M&P SHIELD is standard with a 5.3-inch sight radius and has been enhanced with a short, consistent trigger pull measuring 6.5 pounds. Featuring a quick and audible reset made possible by the striker-fired action, the M&P SHIELD allows multiple rounds to be placed on target both consistently and accurately.


•High visibility fiber optic and laser sights
•Custom made Shield holsters

•Caliber: 9mm
•Capacity: 7 Round & 8 Round
•Action: Striker Fire
•Barrel Length: 3.1" / 7.874 cm
•Front Sight: White Dot
•Rear Sight: White 2-Dot
•Overall Length: 6.1" / 15.5 cm
•Frame Width: .95" / 2.413 cm
•Overall Height: 4.6" / 11.684 cm
•Weight: 19.0 oz / 538.7 g
•Frame Material: Polymer
•Barrel/Slide Finish: Black Melonite® 68 HRc
•Trigger Pull: 6.5 lbs. +/-
•Sight Radius: 5.3" / 13.3 cm

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