Pistol «Fort-17» of 9 mm Makarov caliber became modern modification of pistol «Fort-12». Due to the lighted, single-block, solid frame made of high quality polymer makes it possible to keep firepower with small weight of the pistol. There are fixing elements on the front lower part of the frame in the form of Picatinny rail that makes it possible to set laser designator and tactical flashlight. The back plates of the grip are changeable due to this fact it is possible to select form and size of the grip in accordance with anatomic features of the shooter's hand.
Pistol «Fort-17» is also available chambered for 9 mm kurz and stipulate for additional modification for left-handed shooters.