Armscor-RIA TAC Ultra Summary

The TAC Ultra by Armscor-RIA is a recoil operated semi-automatic Pistol produced during 2014 which sells new for $775.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $575.00. It's caliber is listed at .45 Automatic with a muzzle velocity (MV) From 830 to 1140 ft/sec, muzzle energy (ME) From 333 to 573 ft-lb, and muzzle weight (WT) From 165 to 230 grains. The Armscor-RIA TAC Ultra has fiber-optic front, adjustable rear sights, a G10 composite grip, parkerized steel frame, and a single-action (SA) trigger. This handgun has a 8-round magazine with a maximum capacity of 9 rounds. The TAC Ultra has a recoil factor of 5.74 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 196614.

Astra A-80 Summary

The A-80 by Astra is a recoil operated semi-automatic Pistol produced during 1982 - 1989 which sells new for $425.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $350.00. It's caliber is listed at 9mm Luger with a muzzle velocity (MV) From 985 to 1500 ft/sec, muzzle energy (ME) From 294 to 450 ft-lb, and muzzle weight (WT) From 90 to 147 grains. The Astra A-80 has fixed three-dot combat style sights, a black plastic grip, blued finish steel frame, and a double-action (DA/SA) trigger. This handgun has a 15-round magazine with a maximum capacity of 16 rounds. The A-80 has a recoil factor of 3.91 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 141080.

Comparison Chart

Title:Armscor-RIA TAC UltraAstra A-80
Caliber:.45 Automatic9mm Luger
Common Name:.45 Automatic Colt Pistol (ACP)9mm Parabellum
Type:PistolPistol
Production Years:20141982 - 1989
MV:From 830 to 1140 ft/secFrom 985 to 1500 ft/sec
ME:From 333 to 573 ft-lbFrom 294 to 450 ft-lb
WT:From 165 to 230 grainsFrom 90 to 147 grains
Brand Name:Armscor-RIAAstra
Model Number:TAC UltraA-80
Retail Price:$775.00$425.00
Used Price:$575.00$350.00
Action:recoil operated semi-automaticrecoil operated semi-automatic
Trigger:single-action (SA)double-action (DA/SA)
Safety Type:grip safety, ambi thumb safetyframe mounted decock lever
Magazine Capacity:8-round15-round
Frame Material:parkerized steelblued finish steel
Grip Type:G10 compositeblack plastic
Sights:fiber-optic front, adjustable rearfixed three-dot combat style
Width:1.313-inNo Data
Length:8.75-in7.1-in
Height:5.5-inNo Data
Barrel:5-in3.75-in
Weight:45.12-oz34.7-oz
IDPA Power Factor:196614141080
Recoil Factor:5.74 ft-lb3.91 ft-lb
Total Capacity:9 rounds16 rounds