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Posted: 5/15/2003 5:04:03 AM EST
Hi all,

I was wondering if the updated P226 has been released yet with the tactical mounting rail, modified take-down lever, etc. I don't see it listed on SiG's website.

I was also wondering if the blued P220 is going to be produced with the rail - as far as I know, it's only available on the stainless version right now.

Thanks,

Dave
Link Posted: 5/22/2003 7:55:05 PM EST
Yes, the 226 is available. I have the new full stainless in 40. :)
Link Posted: 6/5/2003 12:04:24 PM EST

are the rails "standard" or do they only work w/ SIG lights, etc.?


Link Posted: 6/10/2003 5:57:24 PM EST
[Last Edit: 6/10/2003 6:02:09 PM EST by 3ACR_Scout]

Originally Posted By MP906:
are the rails "standard" or do they only work w/ SIG lights, etc.?



Here's a photo of the P220 with the rail from SIG's web site:

http://www.sigarms.com/apps/cmt/img/P220_large.gif

I can never remember the names for the different styles of mounting rails, but I thought this one was pretty standard.

Dave
Link Posted: 6/10/2003 7:07:58 PM EST

Originally Posted By MP906:

are the rails "standard" or do they only work w/ SIG lights, etc.?





The current production 226R, 220ST, and 226ST have standard rails that accomodate M3/M6 type lights.

The first production run P220ST as pictured above, has a propriety rail that doesn't fit anything. It was originally derived from surplus frames made for the P220Sport, where the rails held the compensator.

SIGARMS offers an adapter for the old-style P220ST.
Link Posted: 6/10/2003 7:22:02 PM EST

Cool, thanks.

Is there any way to differentiate between new and old P220ST in case I happen upon one in a gun store?

Link Posted: 6/11/2003 5:25:03 AM EST
Here's the current style rail:

Link Posted: 6/11/2003 6:10:51 AM EST

Thanks, the new one is much wider.

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