AMT Backup Summary

The Backup by AMT is a blowback operated semi-auto Pistol produced during 1995 which sells new for $525.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $375.00. It's caliber is listed at .380 Automatic with a muzzle velocity (MV) From 900 to 1050 ft/sec, muzzle energy (ME) From 168 to 220 ft-lb, and muzzle weight (WT) From 88 to 115 grains. The AMT Backup has grooved slide sights, a carbon fiber grip, stainless steel frame, and a double-action only (DAO) trigger. This handgun has a 5-round magazine with a maximum capacity of 6 rounds. The Backup has a recoil factor of 3.43 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 95006.

Smith & Wesson 4006TSW Summary

The 4006TSW by Smith & Wesson is a recoil operated semi-automatic Pistol produced during 2000 - 2004 which sells new for $1,001.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $640.00. It's caliber is listed at .40 S&W with a muzzle velocity (MV) From 985 to 1325 ft/sec, muzzle energy (ME) From 355 to 500 ft-lb, and muzzle weight (WT) From 135 to 180 grains. The Smith & Wesson 4006TSW has white dot front, adjustable rear sights, a straight backstrap wrap-around grip, stainless steel frame, and a double-action (DA/SA) trigger. This handgun has a 10-round magazine with a maximum capacity of 11 rounds. The 4006TSW has a recoil factor of 5.66 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 174720.

Comparison Chart

Title:AMT BackupSmith & Wesson 4006TSW
Caliber:.380 Automatic.40 S&W
Common Name:9mm Browning Short.40 Smith & Wesson Auto
Type:PistolPistol
Production Years:19952000 - 2004
MV:From 900 to 1050 ft/secFrom 985 to 1325 ft/sec
ME:From 168 to 220 ft-lbFrom 355 to 500 ft-lb
WT:From 88 to 115 grainsFrom 135 to 180 grains
Brand Name:AMTSmith & Wesson
Model Number:Backup4006TSW
Retail Price:$525.00$1,001.00
Used Price:$375.00$640.00
Action:blowback operated semi-autorecoil operated semi-automatic
Trigger:double-action only (DAO)double-action (DA/SA)
Safety Type:noneslide mounted safety/decock lever
Magazine Capacity:5-round10-round
Frame Material:stainless steelstainless steel
Grip Type:carbon fiberstraight backstrap wrap-around
Sights:grooved slidewhite dot front, adjustable rear
Width:1.063-inNo Data
Length:5-in7.5-in
Height:No DataNo Data
Barrel:2.5-in4-in
Weight:18-oz37.8-oz
IDPA Power Factor:95006174720
Recoil Factor:3.43 ft-lb5.66 ft-lb
Total Capacity:6 rounds11 rounds