HK USP45 V1
The HK USP (Universal Self-loading Pistol) was originally designed for the American market but has garnered global recognition as an exceptionally precise and dependable handgun. Drawing inspiration from renowned designs like the Government Model 1911 pistol, the USP incorporates features favored by U.S. law enforcement and military personnel.
Unmatched Durability and Design
At the heart of the HK USP lies a fiber-reinforced polymer frame that ensures optimal rigidity while minimizing weight. To fortify areas subjected to stress and friction, stainless steel inserts are strategically integrated into the frame. HK, an industry pioneer, introduced this pioneering use of polymer materials in handgun production over three decades ago with the VP70Z and P9S pistols. This pioneering construction approach not only enhances the pistol’s durability but also contributes to its lightweight and ergonomic design.
Ergonomic Controls for Quick and Easy Access
The USP distinguishes itself with its uniquely American control layout, heavily influenced by iconic designs such as the Government Model 1911 pistol. Unlike many semi-automatic pistols with slide-mounted safeties, the USP features a frame-mounted control lever, which serves as a combined safety and decocking lever. This positioning ensures swift and intuitive access to the controls, making the USP an ideal choice for law enforcement and military personnel who require rapid response capabilities.
Innovative Recoil Reduction System for Enhanced Performance
Employing a modified Browning-type action, complemented by a proprietary recoil reduction system, the HK USP minimizes recoil effects on both the pistol’s components and the shooter. This unique recoil reduction system, extensively tested and proven in the HK Mark 23 pistol developed for the U.S. Special Operations Command, delivers superior performance even under demanding conditions. Remarkably, the USP’s recoil reduction system remains unaffected by various ammunition types, eliminating the need for special adjustments or maintenance. This consistent functionality ensures optimal reliability across all USP models.
HK USP45 V1 Customizable Configurations for Individual Preference
The modular design of the HK USP’s internal components allows for effortless customization to accommodate individual shooters’ needs. For left-handed users, the control lever function can be conveniently switched from the default right side to the left side of the pistol. Additionally, the USP offers the flexibility to switch between trigger-firing modes. Whether it’s the combination of double-action and single-action (DA/SA) modes or the double-action-only (DAO) mode, the USP caters to diverse preferences and shooting styles.
The HK USP reigns supreme as a testament to German engineering precision and excellence. Its widespread international adoption stems from its unwavering accuracy, unmatched reliability, and user-friendly design. With its durable polymer frame, ergonomic controls, innovative recoil reduction system, and customizable configurations, the USP represents the pinnacle of handgun craftsmanship. Whether it’s for law enforcement, military applications, or discerning civilian shooters, the HK USP continues to set the standard for superior performance in the world of handguns
HK USP45 V1 Product Information
|Overall Length||7.91 Inches|
|Barrel Length||4.41 Inches|
|Front Sight||Fixed Blade with White Dot|
|Rear Sight||White Dots|
|Trigger Type||Double/Single action|