CANiK, which won the gun of the year award with SFx RIVAL at The Industry Choice Awards-ICA 2022, one of the most important awards of the arms industry in the USA, exhibits its products at TEKNOFEST KARADENİZ.
CANiK, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of light weapons, operates within the body of Samsun Yurt Savunma (SYS).
SYS Corporate Communications and Business Development Manager Gençay Gençer told Anadolu Agency (AA) that they won the gun of the year award at The Industry Choice Awards-ICA, known as the “Oskar of the gun world”, with SFx RIVAL.
Pointing out that CANiK has received this award for the 4th time in the last 6 years, Gençer said, “SFx RIVAL is a competition pistol, it has an excellent trigger mechanism. Shooters can use their weapons very quickly. The performance of the gun in an environment where performance, speed and accuracy are prominent in the racing environment. finds its place.” said.
Gençer stated that CANİK switched to an easily detachable body last year and that this feature was also present in SFx RIVAL, “Its appearance is very aesthetic. It has been worked with the most famous designers of the world. The gun is also a masterpiece in terms of aesthetics. This gun is mainly used for competition and hobby shooting. “It’s not a tactical weapon. It can also be turned into a tactical weapon by modifying the sight and front sight on it and acquiring the relevant accessories.” he said.
CANiK won the pistol of the year award with the TP9 SFx in 2017, the TP9 ELITE COMBAT in 2019, and the TP9 ELITE SC in 2020.