For much of the handguns’s modern history, the action involved a hammer that is cocked and released on the pull of the trigger. A few attempts were made to make a striker-fired handgun, but few panned out until the much heralded Glock 17. Since then, many other gun manufacturers have followed suit with their own versions of the striker-fired handgun. CZ has also thrown their hat into the proverbial ring with the new CZ P10c.
CZ has a had some great handguns in the past with the venerable CZ 75, the Scorpion, and their newer polymer frame pistols the P-07 and P-09. Following in the vain of these polymer framed carry pistols, the P10c takes it one step further with a new striker-fired action. With more and more people opting to protect themselves with a concealed handgun, CZ is finally making a firearm fit for the modern shooter. The lightweight and compact polymer frame and lack of snagging hammer make this new handgun perfect for concealed carry. The guys over at the Military Arms Channel got a sneak peek at the new P10c, have a look: