Magnum Research offers special edition TIG Series Desert Eagle

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Magnum Research unveiled the 2018 TIG Series Desert Eagle .50AE pistol, slated to hit dealers in January 2018. (Photo: Magnum Research)

Magnum Research will launch a limited edition 2018 TIG Series Deagle .50AE pistol in a custom Cerakote finish to the public, with portions of all proceeds going to support military veterans.

The 2018 TIG Series Desert Eagle will feature a special Battle Worn Bronze Cerakote finish. magnum Research, a subsidiary of Kahr Arms, said each pistol will be hand finished to offer a unique look. With only 250 Deagles planned, the series will boast the Beyond the Battlefield and TIG logo as well as TIG signature.

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The limited set of guns will feature special engravings set against a bronze Cerakote. (Photo: Magnum Research)

Magnum says the first 50 guns will come as a three gun set, to include the Kahr ST9 TIG, Auto Ordnance Tommy Gun TIG as well as the TIG Desert Eagle. The three gun set will also ship with an autographed copy of John “Tig” Tiegen’s book 13 Hours: The Inside Account of What Really Happened in Benghazi.

The custom handguns are expected to officially hit the consumer market in January 2018 with a MSRP of $1,963. Part of the proceeds from each sale will be donated to Beyond the Battlefield — a non-profit organization designed to support wounded veterans.