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Ruger American Pistol Compact Now Available with Gray Cerakote Finish

The Ruger American Pistol Compact in .45 Auto is now available with a gray Cerakote finish on the grip frame and slide.

Ruger American Pistol Compact Now Available with Gray Cerakote Finish

This new offering comes with or without a manual safety and ships with three, 7-round magazines. The pistol sports Novak LoMount Carry three-dot sights with a wide rear notch for rapid sight acquisition and alignment. The American Pistol Compact features a modular wraparound grip for adjusting palm swell and trigger reach to fit a wide range of hand sizes. The ergonomic grip modules lock in solidly and do not loosen.

Ruger American Pistol Compact Specs

  • Caliber: .45 Auto
  • Capacity: 7+1
  • Slide Material: Stainless Steel
  • Barrel Length: 3.75"
  • Grip Frame: Gray Cerakote One-Piece, High-Performance, Glass-Filled Nylon
  • Grips: Ergonomic Wrap-Around Grip Module
  • Safety Option: Manual Safety
  • Size: Compact
  • Slide Finish: Gray Cerakote
  • Slide Width: 1.05"
  • Sights: Novak LoMount Carry 3-Dot
  • Weight: 29 oz.
  • Overall Length: 7.25"
  • Height: 4.65"
  • Grooves: 6
  • Twist: 1:16" RH
  • Suggested Retail: $579.00
  • Model Number: 8650

For more information, visit ruger.com.

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