Shorthand for SIG-Sauer, a German-based manufacturer of some of the finest tactical pistols
and rifles on the market. The acronym stands for "Schweizerische Industrie Gesellschaft," German for "Swiss Industrial
Company." SIG, a Swiss firm, partnered with JP Sauer & Sohn, a German company, to form SIG-Sauer and broaden the market for their firearms. SIG pistols
are used by the US military, the Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS), the US Secret Service, the US Department of Homeland Security, and law enforcement all over the US. SIG pistols
different configurations and several popular
chamberings, including 9mm, .45 ACP, .40 S&W, .357 SIG, and .380 ACP. SIG pistols
have a well-deserved reputation
and highly reliable.