Crimson Trace expands its laser models to include a Laserguard option for Smith & Wesson M&P Shield EZ users. The Laserguard LG-459 and LG-459G use either a red or green diode are specifically designed to accommodate the ergonomics of the Shield EZ.
The lasers are easy to install, according to Crimson Trace, and fit onto the Shield EZ’s trigger guard. The lasers are activated by the Instinctive Activation system which activates the laser whenever the gun is held in a normal firing grip.
“These easy-to-install laser sights secure onto the pistol’s trigger guard, are activated with Crimson Trace’s Instinctive Activation engagement system, provide reliable operation, and are extremely lightweight at approximately 1 ounce including the installed battery,” Crimson Trace said in a news release. “The new Laserguard LG-459/G laser sights are designed to fit onto Smith & Wesson M&P Shield EZ pistols chambered in .380 caliber.”
The Laserguard LG-459 series brings a total of four hours of battery life and is user-adjustable for windage and elevation. The Laserguard LG-459 retails for $229 while the green laser variant comes in at $309.