Hudson MFG: H9 - The unconventional nose of the pistol allows for the barrel and recoil spring to sit drastically lower and closer to the hand than heritage designs. This, coupled with its striker fired design, creates an extremely low bore axis which reduces torque about the wrist when firing and contributes to unparalleled precision in the shot process.
All About Handgun Actions: Striker-Fired - Handgun Actions Part 4 of 6: What is a Striker-Fired Handgun? American Handgunner editor Roy Huntington explains using a Springfield XDM 3.8 to illustrate how a Striker-Fired handgun operates. Click here for more tips: http://www.americanhandgunner.com/all-about-handgun-actions-striker-fired/