Buy Kalashnikov KP-9 9mm is a high quality semi automatic AK styled pistol made in the USA and chambered in 9mm based on the Vityaz-SN submachine gun used by all branches of the Russian military. Also, this tough, reliable, and accurate pistol is a distinctly Russian take on the Personal Defense Weapon (PDW) with some innovative twists and nods to the American shooter. However, the blowback operated KP9 features a hinged top cover for easy access to internals and a picatinny rail for modern optics. Also, Of course the KP9 still retains the iconic AK style iron sights. However, AK style controls include a large safety selector and paddle magazine release. Moreover, a hinge block and quick detach mount allow for the use of an SB Tactical TF1913 pistol brace which closely resembles the folding stock of the original Vityaz.
Kalashnikov USA (KUSA) is a privately-owned American company that designs, manufactures and markets Kalashnikov-styled firearms for law enforcement, military and commercial markets. Russian-made Kalashnikov rifles and other weapons cannot be imported to the U.S. due to sanctions. KUSA was formed to create these weapons locally.
On June 30, 2015, Thomas McCrossin, CEO of Kalashnikov, announced that Kalashnikov would begin selling United States manufactured weapons. In May 2017, Kalashnikov USA started selling its KS-12 semi-automatic shotgun. The Kalashnikov USA plant in Pompano Beach cannot sell directly to the customer, only to Federal Firearms Licensed retailers.[10
The KP 9 Pistol from Kalashnikov USA satisfies all your urges when you are in the shooting range. It has a 9mm caliber, 9.25” barrel and weighs around 5.62 lbs.
The Kalashnikov KP 9 Pistol is based on the Russian Vityaz-SN submachine gun, a powerful and robust firearm. It comes with an OAL of 18.25” and accepts the 30 round magazine (detachable) from Kalashnikov USA.
- Saiga clones (2015): US132 rifle modelled after the 7.62mm Izhmash IZ132 and US109 shotgun modelled after the 12 gauge Izhmash IZ109. The letter suffix indicates the type of furniture: “S” is synthetic polymer, “L” is laminated fiberglass, and “W” is wood. “Z” is a model with an M16/M4-style CAA CBSCB six-position stock, CAA UPG16 textured pistol-grip, and a CAA RS47-SET polymer forend with accessory rails.
- Saiga-12 clones (2017): KS-12 & KS-12T semi-automatic shotguns. The T (“Tactical”) model has a M16/M4-style CAA SBS A-frame skeleton buttstock, CAA UPG16 textured pistol grip, and forend with accessory rails on the sides and bottom. Its polymer furniture comes in black, FDE (“Flat Dark Earth”, or Tan), or ODG (“Olive Drab Green”, or Greenish Brown).
- KR-9 carbines (2018): 9mm carbines based on the Vityaz-SN. Available in pistol (stockless with 9.25-inch barrel), short-barreled rifle (9.25-inch barrel), and Rifle (16.25-inch barrel) sizes.
- KR103 (2020): A 7.62×39 rifle that is a clone of the AK103.
- Model: KP-9
- Caliber: 9mm
- Barrel Length: 9.25″
- Capacity: 30
- Overall Length: 18.25″
- Weight: 5.62 lbs