- Published: Thursday, 21 June 2018 07:15
Horace Smith and Daniel Baird Wesson formed a partnership in 1852 to manufacture a firearm that could fire a fully self-contained cartridge. From the beginning, Smith & Wesson® firearms were noted for their innovative design,high quality production and reliability. The accomplishments of Smith & Wesson are numerous and its contributions to the history of firearms are vast. Smith & Wesson was an industry leader in 1852 when it was first founded and continues to lead the world today with innovations into the 21st century.
Smith & Wesson Corp. announced that it is now offering versions of the company’s popular M&P M2.0 Compact pistol with a pre-installed Crimson Trace Green Laserguard. The new M&P M2.0 Compact pistol packages are chambered in both 9mm and .40 S&W and feature a bright, green Crimson Trace laser sight for an out-of-the-box personal protection package.
Jan Mladek, General Manager of Smith & Wesson and M&P brands, said, “The M&P M2.0 Compact Series with Crimson Trace Green Laserguard combines two best-in-class products.
The pre-installed Crimson Trace Green Laserguard was designed specifically to fit the M&P M2.0 pistol with a seamless fit and matching texture, providing our consumers with a superior personal protection solution at an excellent value.” Available with or without an ambidextrous thumb safety, the M&P M2.0 Compact pistol series includes the advanced M2.0 feature set, delivering an aggressively-textured grip, four interchangeable palmswell grip inserts, and a light, crisp M2.0 trigger with a tactile and audible reset.
The pre-installed Crimson Trace Green Laserguard is fully adjustable for windage and elevation and is activated using Crimson Trace’s Instinctive Activation™, which allows the laser to be activated when the pistol is held in a normal firing grip.
The M&P M2.0 4” Compact pistol comes standard with a white-dot front sight and a white two-dot rear sight, and either a 15 round 9mm or 13 round .40 S&W magazine. The pistol ships with two magazines, including two magazine extender sleeves for use with full-size magazines, as well as a limited warranty and lifetime service policy.