Subsonics were quiet suppressed or not, the +P loads not so much. They are pretty loud, but that’s the crack of the bullet, and it comes with the territory. Recoil was noticeable with Black Hills’ +P loads. Barnes 115-gr. +P was not nearly as stout nor was the 135-gr. Hornady Critical Duty.
Trijicon’s MWS RMR has a clear dot and at 3.5 MOA is suited to closer work. It is about as rugged as these sights get. In automatic mode it changes intensity to match ambient light, and manual adjustments can be used if necessary. Battery life is measured in years.
If you’re looking for a pistol-caliber carbine, the growing CMMG line is one of the best places to start. See them at your dealer, or for more info Contact CMMG; Tel.: (660) 248-2293; Web: www.cmmginc.com
Banshee 300 Series 9mm:
BARREL: 5″ MT 4140CM SBN, 9mm
MUZZLE: Thread Protector, Threaded 1/2-28
HAND GUARD: CMMG RML4
FURNITURE: Magpul MOE Pistol Grip, RIP Micro Brace
RECEIVERS: Billet 7075-T6 AL Lower, Forged 7075-T6 AL Upper
TRIGGER: CMMG Single-Stage MIL-SPEC
MAGAZINE: Glock 9mm 33 round
WEIGHT: 4 pounds 10 ounces