Low prices on the Hi Point Carbine 9mm start at Champion Firearms- The Hi-Point Carbine was developed for the civilian market and not specifically aimed at law enforcement use. Nevertheless, it has been approved and purchased by a small number of U.S. police departments that cannot easily afford to outfit all of their officers with more expensive long guns.
Hi Point Carbines are constructed using polymers and alloy metals, resulting in a reduction of production costs and selling price. The Hi-Point carbine is sometimes incorrectly referred to as an assault rifle. In fact, it is a semiautomatic pistol-caliber carbine. It functions via a simple direct blowback action.
Hi Point Carbines consistently score high in evaluations run by the "Consumer Reports of the firearms industry," known as Gun Test Magazine. All Hi-Point firearms include a lifetime "no questions asked" warranty that transfers to anyone who purchases a used Hi-Point firearm. The Hi-Point carbine is also one-hundred percent made in the USA.
The sights on the Hi-Point carbine are very easy to use and consist of a ghost- ring type rear aperture and a protected front post. The stock of the Hi-Point carbine is made of a reinforced polymer. The Hi-Point 9mm carbine is a short, handy, reliable weapon that would be ideal as a home defense carbine. Recoil is almost non-existent, even with the +P ammo, so everyone in the family can be trained to use this weapon. It has plenty of accuracy for predator control, and is a lot of fun to shoot.