Beretta 8040F Cougar Mini Summary

The 8040F Cougar Mini by Beretta is a short recoil semi-automatic Pistol produced during 1998 - 2003 which sells new for $709.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $545.00. 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 Beretta 8040F Cougar Mini has fixed 3-dot sights, a plastic grip, anodized aluminum frame, and a double-action (DA/SA) trigger. This handgun has a 8-round magazine with a maximum capacity of 9 rounds. The 8040F Cougar Mini has a recoil factor of 7.67 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 172973.

Jimenez JA-LC380 Summary

The JA-LC380 by Jimenez is a blowback operated semi-auto Pistol produced during 2006 which sells new for $199.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $150.00. 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 Jimenez JA-LC380 has HiViz front, adjustable rear sights, a black plastic grip, aluminum frame, and a single-action (SA) trigger. This handgun has a 12-round magazine with a maximum capacity of 13 rounds. The JA-LC380 has a recoil factor of 2.17 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 98071.

Comparison Chart

Title:Beretta 8040F Cougar MiniJimenez JA-LC380
Caliber:.40 S&W.380 Automatic
Common Name:.40 Smith & Wesson Auto9mm Browning Short
Type:PistolPistol
Production Years:1998 - 20032006
MV:From 985 to 1325 ft/secFrom 900 to 1050 ft/sec
ME:From 355 to 500 ft-lbFrom 168 to 220 ft-lb
WT:From 135 to 180 grainsFrom 88 to 115 grains
Brand Name:BerettaJimenez
Model Number:8040F Cougar MiniJA-LC380
Retail Price:$709.00$199.00
Used Price:$545.00$150.00
Action:short recoil semi-automaticblowback operated semi-auto
Trigger:double-action (DA/SA)single-action (SA)
Safety Type:slide mounted safety/decock leverframe mounted thumb safety
Magazine Capacity:8-round12-round
Frame Material:anodized aluminumaluminum
Grip Type:plasticblack plastic
Sights:fixed 3-dotHiViz front, adjustable rear
Width:1.5-in1.25-in
Length:7-in6.625-in
Height:5.5-in4.75-in
Barrel:3.6-in3.75-in
Weight:27.4-oz30-oz
IDPA Power Factor:17297398071
Recoil Factor:7.67 ft-lb2.17 ft-lb
Total Capacity:9 rounds13 rounds