This Week's Product Spotlight: Ruger TALO Exclusive MAX–9

See inside for details on Ruger's MAX-9 Talo Exclusive Semi-Auto Pistol

Joyce Chon
September 21, 2021


  • Features a factory–installed, co–witnessed Crimson Trace® Compact Reflex Sight featuring a 3.0 MOA red aiming dot and a high efficiency LED for years of use. Automatically adjusts to the lighting conditions and turns the device off when the included cover is used.
  • Striker–fired with a short, smooth trigger pull, clean break and positive reset.
  • Slim, lightweight and compact for personal protection while still providing a capacity of up to 12+1 rounds of 9mm Luger ammunition.
  • Rugged construction with through–hardened alloy steel slide; one–piece, precision–machined fire control chassis; and high–performance, glass–filled nylon grip frame.
  • Medium–textured grip frame provides a secure and comfortable grip.

  • Tritium fiber optic day/night front sight for high visibility and drift adjustable rear sight.
  • Cold hammer–forged barrel results in ultra–precise rifling that provides exceptional accuracy and longevity.
  • Safety features include integrated trigger safety, manual safety, internal striker blocker and inspection port that allows for visual confirmation of a loaded or empty chamber.
  • Reversible magazine release.
  • Also includes: two E–Nickel Teflon® coated magazines and finger grip extension floorplate that can be added to the magazine for comfort and improved grip.
  • *Height measurement does not include optic.



  • Model: MAX–9 Crimston Trace Red Dot TALO Edition
  • Type: Pistol: Semi–Auto
  • Caliber: 9MM
  • Finish: Black, Black Oxide Slide
  • Action: Single Action
  • Stock: High–Performance Glass Filled Nylon, Textured
  • Sight: FT: Tritium Fiber Optic RR: U–Notch
  • Barrel Length: 3.20”
  • Overall Length: 6”
  • Weight: 18.4 oz
  • Capacity: 12+1
  • # of Mags: 2 (1) 12 RD (1) 10 RD
  • Safety: External Manual Safety Lever



Item #3504 carries an MSRP of $663.00.