PEORIA, Ariz. – Apex Tactical Specialties is pleased to announce the introduction of its replacement striker for the striker-fired model pistols from FN. Machined from a billet of stainless steel and heat treated for enhanced durability, the Apex Heavy Duty Striker works in all current models of the FN 509, as well as the FNS and FNS Compact pistols. It is available now for pre-order with orders scheduled to begin shipping on Tuesday, August 6. The new Apex Heavy Duty Striker is easy to install, utilizing the following components of the factory striker assembly: striker spring stop, striker spring stop pin, striker return spring and striker spring guide. Retailers and wholesale distributors that have not yet ordered and wish to stock the new striker can contact Apex at [email protected] or (623) 322-0200 for pricing and quantity availability. Features and Specifications: – Direct drop-in replacement of the factory striker – Fits the FN 509 (all current models), FNS and FNS Compact – Apex Part #: 119-185 – MSRP: $49.95 For more information on parts from Apex Tactical Specialties, visit, like Apex Tactical on Facebook or follow @ApexTactical on Instagram or Twitter. Instructional videos on the installation of Apex parts are available on Apex's YouTube, Full30 and GunStreamer channels.