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Furthermore, using the decocking lever makes the firearm "drop safe", which means the firing pin will be blocked from striking a loaded round unless the trigger is pulled.Pulling the trigger and slowly lowering the hammer does not make the firearm "drop safe", and can result in an accidental discharge if sufficient force is applied to the hammer.This resulted in a stronger slide, which was necessary to chamber the more powerful .40 S&W and .357 SIG cartridges.

It is chambered for the 9×19mm Parabellum, .40 S&W, .357 SIG, and .22 Long Rifle.Other unlicenced copies include the MA-6 in Myanmar and ZOAF in Iran, both are standard-issue pistols of their armed forces.The P226 Rail (or P226R) is the same as a P226, but it has a rail on the underside of the frame, just forward of the trigger guard. Navy SEAL teams started using the SIG P226 in the 1980s, after German Kampfschwimmer tested them successfully.In chambering or firing a round, the actuation of the slide automatically cocks the hammer.