Beretta 8040F Cougar Summary

The 8040F Cougar by Beretta is a short recoil semi-automatic Pistol produced during 1995 - 2005 which sells new for $800.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $575.00. 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 has fixed 3-dot sights, a plastic grip, anodized aluminum frame, and a double-action (DA/SA) trigger. This handgun has a 10-round magazine with a maximum capacity of 11 rounds. The 8040F Cougar has a recoil factor of 6.49 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 172973.

Springfield Armory 1911 RO Compact Summary

The 1911 RO Compact by Springfield Armory is a recoil operated semi-automatic Pistol produced during 2016 which sells new for $908.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $675.00. 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 Springfield Armory 1911 RO Compact has fiber optic front, fixed 2 dot rear sights, a custom cocobolo grip, aluminum alloy frame, and a single-action (SA) trigger. This handgun has a 6-round magazine with a maximum capacity of 7 rounds. The 1911 RO Compact has a recoil factor of 8.69 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 191699.

Comparison Chart

Title:Beretta 8040F CougarSpringfield Armory 1911 RO Compact
Caliber:.40 S&W.45 Automatic
Common Name:.40 Smith & Wesson Auto.45 Automatic Colt Pistol (ACP)
Type:PistolPistol
Production Years:1995 - 20052016
MV:From 985 to 1325 ft/secFrom 830 to 1140 ft/sec
ME:From 355 to 500 ft-lbFrom 333 to 573 ft-lb
WT:From 135 to 180 grainsFrom 165 to 230 grains
Brand Name:BerettaSpringfield Armory
Model Number:8040F Cougar1911 RO Compact
Retail Price:$800.00$908.00
Used Price:$575.00$675.00
Action:short recoil semi-automaticrecoil operated semi-automatic
Trigger:double-action (DA/SA)single-action (SA)
Safety Type:slide mounted safety/decock levergrip safety, manual thumb safety
Magazine Capacity:10-round6-round
Frame Material:anodized aluminumaluminum alloy
Grip Type:plasticcustom cocobolo
Sights:fixed 3-dotfiber optic front, fixed 2 dot rear
Width:1.5-inNo Data
Length:7-in7.6-in
Height:5.5-in5-in
Barrel:3.6-in4-in
Weight:32.4-oz28.5-oz
IDPA Power Factor:172973191699
Recoil Factor:6.49 ft-lb8.69 ft-lb
Total Capacity:11 rounds7 rounds