Possibly the easiest recoiling, smoothest shooting .40 your $439 can buy? We shall see. Meanwhile, Sturm, Ruger & Co. have provided some of the factual info missing from our pre-view video post. Uh . . . Here’s the gun’s Unique Selling Point: “The through-hardened, stainless steel slide on the SR40 is .060″ wider than that of the SR9; the added mass of the slide reduces slide velocity during cycling, reducing recoil and improving service life.” Also good: the Ruger SR40’s not a Glock, Smith or Springfield. As in brick-like. More good news: your local gun dealer has a supply that’s G2G. TTAG review to follow . . .