CANIK TP9 SUB ELITE

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CANIK TP9 SUB ELITE

Post by johnh » Mon Mar 04, 2019 9:17 pm

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Re: CANIK TP9 SUB ELITE

Post by Janik » Mon Mar 04, 2019 9:23 pm

I'd like one too. Been seeing pics of it for awhile now. Unfortunately we won't see it here in America anytime soon.
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Post by keltex78 » Mon Mar 04, 2019 10:02 pm

Thanks for sharing the video! That's gives us a good look at this. Again, would be the top of my list of it was available in the US. I said a while back that I would like to see Canik make one in the size format of the PT111/G2C. I like this one even better. This would likely even displace the PPQ SC as my most wanted CCW.
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Post by LT USN (Ret.) » Tue Mar 05, 2019 5:50 am

Notice he pronounced it, "Janik"?
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Post by runeight » Tue Mar 05, 2019 6:16 am

LT USN (Ret.) wrote:
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Notice he pronounced it, "Janik"?
From what I have read that is correct.
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Post by TL1000RSquid » Tue Mar 05, 2019 9:02 am

It'll be awhile before we ever see one here, they're already pretty late to the party but by the time they release it here not sure I'll still be interested as I may have already purchased a couple guns that fill that need.
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Post by ncjw » Tue Mar 05, 2019 1:53 pm

I wonder why they can't just ship the taken down main components and have some company that is already making firearms here (even if it is one of the dozens and dozens of AR shops) to quickly reassemble them and put them in the boxes for US sale?

Probably some arcane fed regulation again.
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Post by TL1000RSquid » Tue Mar 05, 2019 2:02 pm

I think a certain percentage of parts has to be manufactured here.
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Re: CANIK TP9 SUB ELITE

Post by dctrane8277 » Tue Mar 05, 2019 4:50 pm

I got my fingers crossed! I messaged Century Arms on 2/19 and was told to "Stay Tuned"
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Post by bdmcwatters » Thu Mar 07, 2019 5:18 pm

Talked to Century Arms they said June :-D
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Post by bdmcwatters » Thu Mar 07, 2019 5:21 pm

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Post by ncjw » Fri Mar 08, 2019 4:40 am

Woo-hoo!

The line forms to the right...
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Re: CANIK TP9 SUB ELITE

Post by ranviper » Fri Mar 08, 2019 6:24 am

bdmcwatters wrote:
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Talked to Century Arms they said June :-D
You have no idea how much this tickles my fancy.
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Re: CANIK TP9 SUB ELITE

Post by Fanatik » Fri Mar 08, 2019 7:27 am

I'm in line
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Re: CANIK TP9 SUB ELITE

Post by higgybaby » Fri Mar 08, 2019 9:58 am

Ahhh!.........Fantastiik!!!! and its double stack!!!


Edit: Anyone find any specs on this gun? Wondering about height and weight??? Grip does look a little short?
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Post by ncjw » Fri Mar 08, 2019 2:06 pm

See the product guide here:

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Specs on pg 17.
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Re: CANIK TP9 SUB ELITE

Post by Tejas Products » Fri Mar 08, 2019 2:22 pm

TL1000RSquid wrote:
Tue Mar 05, 2019 9:02 am
It'll be awhile before we ever see one here, they're already pretty late to the party but by the time they release it here not sure I'll still be interested as I may have already purchased a couple guns that fill that need.
Agree. And due to my over safe personality, I prefer one that I can engage the safety before I holster. Especially IWB. once holstered I disengage the safety, now I’m one in the chamber and ready to go, but small chance of a ND while holestering.
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Re: CANIK TP9 SUB ELITE

Post by qballbandit » Fri Mar 08, 2019 8:54 pm

Pinch me....am I dreaming?
Just got back from the range with my wife (Friday night "date night", 2 for 1 range price), and was again looking at compact guns. Had her fathers VP9sk, which I liked shooting, but have grown to like the Beretta APX Compact of late. It feels great in my hands, shoots very well, and I'm on the side of the fence that likes the large cocking serrations.
BUT - if this is no joke, and this gem is on the way this summer, I am certainly holding off on any compact purchases until then! :smile:

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Fingers crossed,

Neil 8-)
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Re: CANIK TP9 SUB ELITE

Post by keltex78 » Sat Mar 09, 2019 9:52 am

More info here:
https://www.armyrecognition.com/enforce ... elite.html

24.5 oz with empty mag

3.6" barrel

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Comparing to my G2C, it's .4" longer, and about 2oz heavier. I guess some people will like it, but I don't care for the RMR cut-out.

I'd like some clarification on the mag situation though. Reports say it has a 10/12 round capacity. Curious if it's a 10-round flush mag and 12 with a pinkie extension? Or a 12 round capacity with a 10 round option for the Kommietastic states? I like the 12 round size of the G2C, in some of the 10-round pistols, the grip is a bit short, but the 12 gets me about a two-and-a-half finger grip (With the pinkie extension sanded down). Either way, this is now top of my wish list.
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Re: CANIK TP9 SUB ELITE

Post by keltex78 » Sat Mar 09, 2019 9:59 am

*adding*
Also curious if it will take full size mags with a grip adapter like other sub compact pistols have available.

And also curious why the didn't show this at SHOT Show.
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