NRA Gun of the Week: Taurus Curve Pistol

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posted on February 13, 2016

Completely designed and made in the USA, the Taurus Curve is a gun that’s entirely designed for deep concealment. The Model 180CRVL or “Curve” is recoil-operated and chambered for .380 ACP. With an overall weight of just 13.4 ozs., the gun is hardly noticeable. And its body-hugging curved shape allows for a more comfortable carry. Though this model does not come with conventional sights, it does possess an integrated light/laser combo.

Manufacturer: Taurus International Manufacturing 
Model: 180CRVL
Action: recoil-operated, center-fire, semi-automatic pistol
Caliber: .380 ACP
Slide: steel; matte finish
Frame: black polymer
Sights: bore axis index markings, integral LaserLyte laser and light module
Barrel: 2.5”, six-groove, 1:9.84” RH twist rifling
Trigger: double-action-only; 5-lb., 12-oz. pull
Magazine: detachable box, six-round capacity  
Overall Length: 5.2”
Height: 3.7”
Weight: 13.4 ozs. empty
Accessories: owner’s manual, two magazines, two keys for integral lock, trigger cover, hard case 
MSRP: $390

For more on the Taurus Curve, please enjoy the following article:

Review: The Taurus Curve Pocket Pistol 

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