The Taurus 809 Compact, part of the company’s 800 series pistols, is a semiauto pistol built on a polymer frame and chambered in 9mm (.357 SIG and .40 SW. models are on the way). Features include:
- An SA/DA, strike two trigger;
- an external hammer;
- a shortened grip frame for easy carry;
- an ambidextrous magazine release;
- contoured ambidextrous thumb rests and finger indexing pads; and
- a loaded chamber indicator.