The Rapide (Black Ice) boasts performance enhancing features such as stepped cocking serrations, slide lightening cuts for faster lock time, DLC coated barrel for extreme durability, flush fitting extended magwell, new V-Cut™ match grade trigger—breaking crisply at 4-5lbs, as well as Tru-Glo® TFX™ Pro Day/Night sights. The new for 2020 RAPIDE (Black Ice) is equipped with Kimber StiplexTM front strap texturing, as well as black G10 grips for additional grip confidence; finished with KimPro®II for additional resistance to chemicals, moisture, salt and UV light. RAPIDE (Black Ice) will ship with one 8 round Tac-Mag Magazine.
All of these features are coupled with the standout features that can be found across the Kimber 1911 Custom Platform. Barrels are machined from stainless steel to critical match grade dimensions, hand fitted to the frame, slide and bushing, with match grade chambers to realize its true accuracy potential. Slides with lowered and flared ejection ports that aid brass during ejection, match grade triggers breaking crisp and clean for increased confidence and accuracy, and a commander style hammers which will not snag.
- Tru-Glo TFX Pro Day/Night Sights with High Contrast Orange Front Ring
- KimPro II Two-Tone Silver and Gray finish on Slide and Frame
- Slide Lightening Cuts for Faster Lock Time
- DLC (Diamond Like Coating) Finished Barrel for Durability, Reduced Surface Friction, and Ease of Cleaning
- Black G10 Grips
- Stiplex Front Strap Texture for Positive Grip with High Undercut Trigger Guard for Better Grip Purchase
- Flush Fit Extended Magwell and Mainspring Housing with Matching Accents
- Stepped Cocking Serrations
- Manufacturer: Kimber
- Model: Rapide (Black Ice)
- Caliber: 9mm Luger
- Barrel: 5″; Match Grade Stainless Steel with DLC Coating; Stainless Match Grade Bushing; 1:16″ Twist
- Slide: Stainless Steel; Silver/Gray KimPro II Finish; Front Serrations
- Frame: Stainless Steel; Silver/Gray KimPro II Finish
- Width: 1.28″
- Overall Length: 8.7″
- Weight (with empty magazine): 38 oz.
- Sights: TruGlo TFX Pro Day/Night Sights
- Grips: Black Rapide G10 Grips
- Trigger: V-Cut Aluminum
- Magazine Capacity: 8 Rounds