Guns Walther Introduces Q5 Match Upper Conversion Kit for the PPQ Pistol Lynsey Davis September 27, 2019 Join the Conversation The Walther Q5 Match pistol has continued to grow in popularity, and the company just added the Q5 Match Upper Conversion Kit to the lineup. So, if you already own a Walther PPQ, but don't want to spend the cash for a whole new pistol, you can upgrade your current gun with the Q5 Match Upper Conversion Kit. The conversion kit works with any of the polymer 9mm PPQs with the exception of the sub-compact version. It comes ready to install with a ported and optic ready slide, a 5-inch barrel with polygonal rifling, recoil assembly, all internal components, LPA rear sight, LPA fiber optic front sight, and even a test target showing a 5-shot group at 25 meters. The conversion kit is available directly from Walther. For an MSRP of $599.99, you can make the upgrade to a platform that is competition ready. Here's what Walther had to say: FORT SMITH, AR – The rapid growth of popularity in the Walther Q5 Match series of pistols has led customers to continually ask for a conversion kit for the standard PPQ series. Walther is proud to announce the release of the Q5 Match conversion kit. Showcasing Walther’s modern take on practical shooting, the Q5 Match series delivers extraordinary efficiency and adaptability, which garnered its immediate distinction in the industry. This platform allows you to maximize the accuracy, power, and speed necessary to dominate the competition completely! A modern work of art in its own right, the slide is outfitted with features previously found only on custom handguns. It is ported and optic ready, with LPA sights as well as front and rear serrations. Walther’s superior accuracy is quickly realized when shooting thanks to the 5” barrel with polygonal rifling and stepped chamber. This conversion kit works with any polymer PPQ 9mm (excluding Sub-Compact) and is ready to install. Includes slide, barrel, recoil assembly, all internal components, LPA rear sight, LPA fiber optic front sight, and a test target showing a 5-shot group at 25 meters. https://shop.waltherarms.com/ppq-q5-match-conversion-kit MSRP $599.00 About Walther Walther is the performance leader in the firearms industry. Renowned throughout the world for its innovation since Carl Walther and his son, Fritz, created the first blow-back semi-automatic pistol in 1908. Today, the innovative spirit builds off the invention of the concealed carry gun with the PPK series by creating the PPQ, PPS and Q5 Match Steel Frame series. Military, Police, and other government security groups in every country of the world have relied on the high-quality craftsmanship and rugged durability of Walther products. Excellent service and superior quality will continue to be benchmarks of Walther success. In the future Walther will continue its long tradition of technical expertise and innovation in design and production of firearms. Check out our coverage of the Q5 Match Steel Frame at SHOT Show 2019. More from Walther and on 9mm Pistols Walther PDP: Match-Grade Performance with Bar Brawl Toughness. Walther Q4: Reviewing a Heavy Metal Concealable Pistol. Walther CCP M2: The Concealed Carry Pistol Part Deux The Walther Q5 Steel Frame Beast. Full Review. Explore RECOILweb:Concealment #10Osprey Defense Acquired By Franklin ArmoryFrom LOWA: Task Force Z-6S GTX BootsNo One Needs a Trauma Kit NEXT STEP: Download Your Free Target Pack from RECOILFor years, RECOIL magazine has treated its readers to a full-size (sometimes full color!) shooting target tucked into each big issue. Now we've compiled over 50 of our most popular targets into this one digital PDF download. From handgun drills to AR-15 practice, these 50+ targets have you covered. Print off as many as you like (ammo not included). Get your pack of 50 Print-at-Home targets when you subscribe to the RECOIL email newsletter. We'll send you weekly updates on guns, gear, industry news, and special offers from leading manufacturers - your guide to the firearms lifestyle.You want this. Trust Us.