Franklin Armory® CA320 Added to California Certified Handgun List

MINDEN, Nev. – January 13, 2023 – Franklin Armory®, a leading US-based manufacturer of firearms and accessories, is pleased to announce that its new CA320 pistol has passed the Department’s Handgun Testing and Laboratory Certification process. of California Justice and is now on the list. on the state’s “Certified Handgun List.” Franklin Armory’s CA320 is chambered in 9mm X 19, has factory night sights, and is the first optics-ready pistol to be listed.

The CA320 joins three other Franklin Armory models on California’s list of “Certified For Sale Handguns.” In 2018, Franklin Armory’s CA7 (chambered in 5.56 NATO/.223 Remington) became the first AR pistol to be placed on California’s list of approved pistols. Franklin Armory’s CA11 (.300 Blackout) and CA12 (.350 Legend) AR pistols were added to the list in 2019.

“CA320 builds on Franklin Armory’s innovative firearms history,” said Franklin Armory President Jay Jacobson. “CA320 is yet another affirmation of Franklin Armory’s longstanding commitment to supporting the Second Amendment rights of Americans living in restrictive jurisdictions.”

California FFL dealers interested in learning more about the CA320 are invited to visit Franklin Armory’s SHOT Show 2023 Booth #20349. Orders will be accepted beginning on the opening day of the SHOT Show.

About Franklin Armory®

Franklin Armory’s enduring mission is to safeguard the God-given right to protect self and property. From the “Battle Born” state of Nevada, the company designs and manufactures quality firearms, parts and accessories for sporting, defense and law enforcement applications. Highly adept at creating innovative products and using 100% American Made parts and materials, people from Franklin Armory are genuine Freedom Enablers™. For more information, visit and follow us on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.