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When ready to fire, a deliberate press of the trigger disengages the trigger safety and begins the rearward travel of the trigger assembly. Whether with optics-ready production guns, aftermarket slides and adaptors, or by a quick trip to a growing number of slide-slicing custom shops, the American armed citizen is moving into the future, and the future is red-dots. It measures just 4" tall with a flush magazine, is 6" long and weighs only 18 ozs. Working from a Crossbreed Reckoning holster (crossbreedholsters.com), I found the Hellcat to be fast and accurate in drills. Make no mistake, these aren’t plastic dovetail protectors as you find on some other guns, nor are they super-fine bulleye sights. Besides its minimal carry profile in terms of size and weight, the controls have also been minimized, without sacrificing utility. The Hellcat’s molded polymer frame is ergonomically well designed, incorporating subtle finger grooves, a slight beavertail and full-diameter texturing, including thoughtfully placed panels high on the frame for the meat of the support hand and textured index points above the trigger guard for the trigger finger and support hand thumb. The reality is, the XD line of pistols are known for certain eccentricities—such as the M1911-style grip safety—that are beloved by many, but criticized by others. At the end of its travel, the trigger bar trips the sear mechanism, releasing the striker to spring forward and impact the cartridge primer, igniting the propellant and sending the bullet down the barrel. Other nods to its role as a potentially life-saving fighting pistol include the cocking serrations found front and rear, and the stand-off device, which most of us would just call the front of the recoil spring assembly. Consumers are equally on fire for anything red-dot-ready. On another note, this is not a catastrophic failure such as a broken striker or spring. Users can choose to equip the shorter magazine with either the flat base pad or the pinky-rest unit, which allows for a fuller firing grip without compromising the gun’s concealable profile—both base pad units are included. The disassembly lever and slide lock lever are both recessed into the frame, and the slide lock even features a bit of fencing to help prevent inadvertent manual engagement. Starting at just $79.95, the package includes an Apex Action Enhancement Trigger, … To be clear, the OSP ships with a cover plate installed and does not include a red-dot optic, but the slide’s mounting surface will accept the Shield RMSc and JP Enterprises JPoint, and potentially other red-dot optics of that pattern. Period. Speaking of magazines, I often say that the heart of a firearm is its barrel, but the hook for the Hellcat is its patented magazine. E-mail your comments/questions about this site to:EmediaRifleman@nrahq.org For questions/comments about American Rifleman magazine, please e-mail:Publications@nrahq.org You can contact the NRA via phone at: NRA Member Programs1-800-672-3888, To advertise on American Rifleman, visit nramediakit.com for more information. The back of the frame has a generous beavertail. The rear serrations extend all the way over the top of the slide to add grasping surface, and the forward serrations facilitate chamber checks, though the barrel and slide also have a small topside view port, machined in for just that purpose. At this point the Hellcat is loaded. “This project was two years in the making for us,” said Steve Kramer, vice president of marketing at Springfield Armory, speaking about the then-top-secret Hellcat pistol project. The Hellcat trigger requires about 100-200 rounds of break in to set the springs after installation. Trigger pull consists of a little take-up, then a low wall, followed by a fairly sudden (for a striker-fired pistol), but predictable break with just a … “But we knew we wanted to be in the larger-capacity micro-compact market.” To his comment, made on a conference call with American Rifleman staff, I half-jokingly replied that in today’s defensive handgun market, a two-year development period could result in the introduction of an obsolete firearm, one that’s already behind the times. Apex Tactical Specialties full press release on the Springfield Hellcat Action Enhancement Trigger is below: PEORIA, Ariz. – Apex Tactical Specialties is pleased to announce the introduction and upcoming release of its new Action Enhancement Trigger for the hugely popular Hellcat pistol from Springfield Armory. Optics-equipped pistols are the future. Are you and your carry pistol capable of making a precise 25-yd. Why go in a “new direction”? Ask the manhunters of the U.S. Marshals’ tactical teams; they just adopted an STI 2011 platform equipped with a Leupold DeltaPoint Pro and co-witnessing iron sights. Apex Tactical Action Enhancement Black Trigger For Springfield Hellcat 115-112. Get the American Rifleman Insider newsletter for at-a-glance access to industry news, gear, gun reviews, videos and more—delivered directly to your Inbox. Compare the dimensions and specs of Beretta APX Carry and Springfield Hellcat Micro Compact You can simply pull the trigger again. Maximum thickness is .782 inches. She has adopted the Hellcat as her gun now, so her opinion matters the most. From the company’s CEO Dennis Reese, “This is the first step in a new direction for Springfield Armory polymer handguns, and we are excited to share it with the world.” That quote was published in the introductory material shipped with a set of guns for my evaluation. Today, we will walk you through the elaborate process of installing an Apex Tactical Action Enhancement Trigger into a Springfield Armory Hellcat. The package includes an Apex Action Enhancement Trigger. Tiny guns sometimes do weird things when shot from the bench—I’ve seen it before in other trustworthy platforms. Still not sure? The Hellcat is slated to wear an MSRP of $569, so the gun is priced competitively. JHP. Rails are incorporated into both the locking block and the sear housing, allowing the slide to reciprocate on appropriately hardened surfaces. No problem, the front sight also has a tritium vial for illumination. had shimmied down the tube and caught the meat of my support hand. The sear and disconnector are CNC machined out of 440C stainless steel and heat treated to 53-56 RC. I much prefer the integral extension. 9 mm Luger—with a capacity of up to 14 rounds on board. The trigger itself has a near-flat engagement surface and. Also included in the slide is an external extractor, which is tensioned by an internal spring and pin assembly. The new trigger will be available in Black, Red, Thin Blue Line, and Black anodized Freedom Edition versions. Skip to the beginning of the images gallery. Bringing The HeatIf the Hellcat looks good on paper, it feels even better in hand, and it all starts with the grip frame. The results could probably have been even better if the gun wore target-style sights or a lighter trigger—the average pull weight for the samples was 6 lbs., 5 ozs. Advertised as “Adaptive Grip Texture,” the stippling pattern is a seemingly random array of tiny pyramids varying in height. The Action Enhancement Trigger for Springfield Armory Hellcat pistols features the Apex Action direct drop-in replacement of the factory polymer trigger and springs, and provides for a smoother trigger pull with reduced travel, reduced reset, a crisp break and a reduction in pull weight to 5.0 to 5.5 lbs, after break-in period. Then it breaks very cleanly at … For one, you still get the excellent night sights as on the standard model. 115-gr. with the iron sights, the SIG 365 ammunition posted the best average for five, five-shot groups at 1.10", and the combined average for all three loads was 1.40". +P FlexLock—the Hellcat is rated for +P ammunition—SIG 365 115-gr. Pre-ordering will begin soon. To get a better sense of the sighting options, I tested the iron-sight pistol for accuracy at 7 yds.—American Rifleman protocol for guns with barrels shorter than 3.5"—and the OSP model at 25 yds., which is much farther than I’d typically test a personal-defense micro-compact. And, for the lefties out there, the magazine release is reversible. There are 4-6 broken Hellcat strikers after just a few rounds or light dry firing- see … Privacy Policy   •   Contact Us   •   Warnings   •   FAQs   •  © 2020 National Rifle Association of America. The gun’s uppermost component is a slide assembly—the slide itself is machined from billet steel—which houses a robust, dual-captured recoil spring assembly, a hammer-forged 3" steel barrel rifled at a twist rate of 1:10", and the striker assembly that includes a passive firing pin safety that is deactivated by the rearward travel of the trigger assembly during a deliberate trigger press. The combination of the two from an industry icon like Springfield Armory should, if properly executed, burn the proverbial barn to the ground. For the best experience on our site, be sure to turn on Javascript in your browser. red-dot sight. The size and capacity of these guns have injected excitement into the new-firearm market by offering consumers fullsize capacity in sub-, or even smaller-than-subcompact pistol packages. Trigger pull on both of these pistols is far from great, but the Hellcat requires somewhat less travel after taking up the slack. Any shortcomings or perceived faults some may try to find with pistol-mounted optics can generally be remedied through a little bit of training and the simple inclusion of co-witnessing iron sights—if the optic goes down, you’re still ready to stand and deliver. The Trigger Point. with the OSP and Shield optic, SIG’s 365 ammunition again posted the best average, 2.23", and the combined average was 2.34". The results were impressive. Over-the-top rear serrations provide additional grasping surface for slide manipulations, and are included on the OSP’s cover plate. The standard Hellcat is slated to wear an MSRP of $569, so the gun is going to be priced competitively at retail. The Apex Tactical Hellcat Trigger ensures your trigger pull is lighter, smoother, more comfortable, and packs a better reset. by Joe Kurtenbach, Executive Editor - Is this a term yet? Despite its size, I had absolutely no problem using the slide lock as a slide release during reloads, nor did I encounter any issues with the magazine release button which sits nearly flush with the frame but does make use of vertical serrations to enhance contact. At 7 yds. The trigger reach is slightly reduced, and my petite girlfriend seems to appreciate it for her smaller hands. Apex's engineering and design team developed the Action Enhancement Trigger as a direct drop-in replacement of the factory polymer trigger and springs of the Hellcat. At this point, it’s almost passe to even report on new military or law enforcement groups going to red-dot-equipped pistols because, well, of course they are. At launch, the guns will ship with two magazines holding 11 and 13 rounds of 9 mm Luger—considering there should be one round in the chamber when carried for personal protection, the Hellcat boasts a topped-off total payload of 12 or 14 rounds. Folks, I’m here to tell you to grab a bucket and get the hose, the Hellcat does not disappoint. The Hellcat’s controls and operation are straightforward. When ready to fire, a deliberate press of the trigger disengages the trigger safety and begins the rearward travel of the trigger assembly. Overall length is 5.2 inches. For the formal evaluation I chose three personal-defense 9 mm Luger, loads with varying bullet weights: Hornady Critical Duty, +P FlexLock—the Hellcat is rated for +P ammunition—SIG 365. After shooting the gun and living with it, even for a short time, I can say with confidence that I want one, and I want it yesterday. The new Apex trigger for the Springfield Armory Hellcat 9mm pistol. Springfield Xd 40 4" Slide … An unloaded firearm is made ready when a magazine filled with cartridges is inserted into the grip frame’s magazine well and locked into place by the magazine catch. Nor is it a gun I envision keeping in the safe until I pass it on to my children. The Great Ammo Shortage of 2020: When Will It End? Don’t believe me? Guns of that design are the better mousetrap, and now concealed carriers are updating their rigs as well. Finally, the slide is topped by iron sights mounted via machined dovetail cuts, and, on the Optical Sight Pistol (OSP) version, a cover plate secured over an optics-mounting surface by two Torx-head screws. Correctly aligning the sights is intuitive, just drop the ball into the basket. Ask the Army; the new M17/18 platforms are red-dot-ready thanks to a rear sight/cover plate assembly similar to those used in SIG’s X-Series guns. But the Hellcat is about the future, and, to quote Reese again, the future of Springfield Armory starts with nothing less than the “highest capacity micro-compact 9 mm handgun in the world.” Let’s dive in. I’m not exactly sure who decided that small, semi-automatic pistols previously restricted to single-stack magazines could, all of the sudden, accept double-column magazines, but the shooting public has unquestionably embraced the innovation. When shooting from the bench, with the dustcover supported by a rest and the frame supported by sandbags and my hands, I was able to cause a stoppage where the slide would lock open while there was still ammunition present. It’s an interesting quote because it indicates, quite plainly, a pivot away from a staple brand within the company’s catalog, specifically the XD line of semi-automatic pistols. During that travel, an extension in the trigger bar engages and deactivates the firing pin retention safety. “It’s a risk,” Kramer acknowledged, “but we are very excited about [the Hellcat], and we’re going to have an OSP (Optical Sight Pistol) model available at launch. Loaded Chamber Indicator. More and more, red-dot-ready pistols are becoming the norm, and their advantages are too numerous for the trend to slow or reverse. Women On Target® Instructional Shooting Clinics, Volunteer At The Great American Outdoor Show, Marion P. Hammer Women Of Distinction Award, Women's Wildlife Management / Conservation Scholarship, National Youth Shooting Sports Ambassadors, NRA Outstanding Achievement Youth Award Presented by Brownells, National Youth Shooting Sports Cooperative Program. G&A obtained two of the first 10 production Springfield Hellcats available — one Standard and one OSP model — and trigger pull weights averaged between 5 pounds, 7 ounces, for one … End of story. Springfield’s Kramer told me that, during a factory visit to HS Produkt, he saw a craftsman literally hand-chiseling each miniscule pyramid into the metal molding apparatus. How’s this for a skills check? Also worth reporting is that no stoppages occurred during my defensive shooting drills, so these malfunctions have not degraded my confidence. The Hellcat® has a flat trigger face that promotes consistent trigger engagement and positive control. We got the Glock 48 and 43X, which offer ten ro… For the formal evaluation I chose three personal-defense 9 mm Luger loads with varying bullet weights: Hornady Critical Duty 124-gr. This Powder River Precision Trigger Kit for the Hellcat™ includes PRP’s Sear, Disconnector, Striker Safety, Sear Spring, Disconnector Spring, and Striker Safety Spring. At this point the Hellcat is loaded. Starting with the sights, the first thing that stands out is how good they are for the intended role. For concealed-carry practitioners, the “perfect gun” equation is no longer a compromise between size and capacity; today’s armed citizen can have it all. I found in training, armed with the Hellcat, I could quickly and consistently punch the headbox of an IPSC-style target at 25 yds.—that’s confidence in hand. The only other guns I have felt so strongly about have been high-end, hand-fit M1911s—and then it was for very different reasons. Please review and accept our Pre-Order Policy. While I’m no trigger snob, the Hellcat’s trigger is clearly one of the best bangswitches I’ve shot on a striker fired carry pistol. The multi-tiered approach provides very good purchase, and the tallest of the pyramids have been flattened on top in order to keep the texturing from becoming too abrasive or clinging to cover garments. The XDs also have history, tenure and a legacy that is integral to the Springfield Armory story. Red-dot optics are easy to see and intuitive to use, they reduce the number of sights and focal planes a shooter needs to manage, and they facilitate better accuracy at longer ranges thanks to the fine aiming point provided by their reticles. This kit helps to smooth and lighten the Hellcat’s trigger pull to about 4.25-4.5 pounds. I prefer the familiar feel of the Mod.2’s curved trigger, but the Hellcat’s flatter bang switch is touted as a feature on the SA website. Rails are incorporated into both the locking block and the sear housing, allowing the slide to reciprocate on appropriately hardened surfaces. The magazine release of the Hellcat® is easily reversible at the user level. The machined internal channels for both the striker and extractor assemblies can be accessed by removing the slide’s metal backplate. Throughout the course of more than 1,000 rounds I thoroughly tested two Hellcats for performance and accuracy—one in an iron-sight-only configuration, the other an OSP topped with a Shield RMSc 3-m.o.a. It may not be at the top with the likes of Walther, but it’s definitely up there. And, for the lefties out there, the magazine release is reversible. Moving to the OSP model the sighting equation gets even better. There’s a clean take-up with an ever-so-slight bump right before it’s fully staged. Wednesday, September 25, 2019. It must be an extremely time- and labor-intensive process—and, in my opinion, worth every minute of effort. 1 bid. See our Policies page for full details here, $12 Flat Rate Priority Mail shipping all orders, 60-day return policy + Limited lifetime warranty. Today, we will walk you through the elaborate process of installing an Apex Tactical Action Enhancement Trigger into a Springfield Armory Hellcat. Compared to the original Hellcat trigger, it is a little thicker, and the bearing surfaces are smoother. A New DirectionSeeing the Hellcat’s polymer frame and crossed-cannons logo, you may be saying to yourself, “Oh look, American Rifleman is reviewing another Springfield XD.” You’d be wrong. I reported all of my malfunction data to Springfield Armory, and at writing the company was already making an adjustment to the magazine baseplates to reduce inadvertent movement in the gun. Trigger Kit for Springfield Armory Hellcat. Results from the bench were equally impressive. The machined internal channels for both the striker and extractor assemblies can be accessed by removing the slide’s metal backplate. Check out our full review here. The texturing, too, is perfectly on point. JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser. to 25 yds. Well, it will be soon. Simply stated, I want the Hellcat because the gun is an animal, and it’s bred to fight. Not for use in any other model pistol from Springfield Armory. Pull weight is about the same. Low light? I see the Hellcat’s frame as the culmination of everything Springfield Armory and its Croatian manufacturing partner, HS Produkt, have learned about molding polymer and handgun ergonomics—if the XD-S Mod.2 was a masterpiece, the Hellcat is their magnum opus. The Hellcat is a recoil-operated, striker-fired, semi-automatic center-fire pistol chambered for 9 mm Luger—with a capacity of up to 14 rounds on board. Finally, the slide is topped by iron sights mounted via machined dovetail cuts, and, on the Optical Sight Pistol (OSP) version, a cover plate secured over an optics-mounting surface by two Torx-head screws. When properly installed, this drop-in trigger will: – Reduce trigger pull weight to 5.0 to 5.5 lbs after break-in period, – Reduce trigger overall travel and reset distance, – Directly replaces factory components without additional fitting, For use in the Springfield Armory Hellcat. Manufactured from quality steel pieces, this Powder River Precision trigger kit is assembled for the Springfield Hellcat pistol platform chambered in 9mm. This should not only improve your Hellcat’s trigger pull, but also help you become more deeply familiarized with your pistol’s internal workings. Speaking of magazines, I often say that the heart of a firearm is its barrel, but the hook for the, bitten more than once when loading a magazine whose collar. Apex’s engineering and design team developed the Action Enhancement Trigger as a direct drop-in replacement of the factory polymer trigger and springs of the Hellcat. The Hellcat is equipped with big, tough steel sights, and they are ideal for a small defensive pistol. Also included in the slide is an external extractor, which is tensioned by an internal spring and pin assembly. Reversible Mag Release. Maximum height, including magazine base and sights, measures 3.615 inches. At 25 yds. I watched a video on this and was able to replicate it on my own, on purpose. $20.00 shipping. The slide is then pulled all the way to the rear and released forward—the rearward movement of the slide cocks the striker, and during its return forward, the breechface engages the rear of the magazine’s top round and pushes the cartridge forward into the barrel’s chamber. When properly installed, this drop-in trigger will: – Reduce trigger pull weight to 5.0 to 5.5 lbs after break … The 13-round magazine utilizes an extended single-piece base pad to accommodate the extra ammunition and provide real estate for a full firing grip. certainly there was room for one more under the bustling XD canopy. It also features a gritty texturing pattern on the forward face, so even if the utility is somewhat questionable, it definitely adds to the gun’s aggressive aesthetic. One shouldn't have to mod their Hellcat trigger to make it work properly- Springfield should address it. For close-range targets, the bold and unmistakeable yellow front sight burst into my field of vision, facilitating fast, accurate shots. 5 out of 5 stars (1) 1 product ratings - Apex Tactical Action Enhancement Black Trigger For Springfield Hellcat 115 ... Archangel gun stock pull off NM Gun. Straight FireErgonomics and handling are important, but the real test of a gun is in how it performs when the ammunition is live. The Hellcat weighs only nine and one-half ounces with an empty magazine in place. $ 105.00. Springfield Armory’s flat-face trigger will win over hands with longer fingers because it gives the Hellcat a slightly longer length of pull. The Action Enhancement Trigger for the Hellcat pistols is the easiest, quickest upgrade you can do to the trigger system that significantly improves the feel of the trigger pull, without reducing factory safety values. It measures just 4" tall with a flush magazine, is 6" long and weighs only 18 ozs. As the distances increased, the red-dot came into its element, allowing me to shoot quickly at range with confidence thanks to the finer aiming point of the RMSc’s reticle. But the stock Hellcat trigger has some issues that the Apex fixes. Both the slide and barrel feature a black Melonite finish, which is a chemical treatment that improves the durability and corrosion resistance of the metal. We’ll be the first to do that.” A red-dot-ready micro-compact with a lot of capacity in a tiny package, I agreed, was a combination worth waiting for, as it represents the blending of the two most powerful trends in today’s handgun marketplace. Both the slide and barrel feature a black Melonite finish, which is a chemical treatment that improves the durability and corrosion resistance of the metal. Not only does such an arrangement allow for a “natural” co-witness with irons, the mounting also tends to be more secure, better protecting the optic during recoil. It’s equipped with the latest technology, and its design meets my needs as an armed citizen. The trigger itself has a near-flat engagement surface and incorporates a central blade-style trigger safety that prevents it from being fully depressed if not deactivated by deliberate finger pressure. What’s better is that the irons are still completely visible when a red-dot is installed, providing a lower-one-third co-witness arrangement without requiring extra-tall irons. Installation Video Below. Preorders are charged when the order is placed and shipped as soon as the product is available. The Hellcat’s forward cocking serrations, stand-off device, excellent night sights, red-dot compatibility and generous 9 mm Luger capacity are illustrative of the rapid evolution of defensive, concealable handguns. with the OSP and Shield optic, SIG’s 365 ammunition again posted the best average, 2.23", and the combined average was 2.34". If the new micro-compact category seemed to spring forth in, Even if the Hellcat was to be a radically different platform a la the XD-E, —with its hammer-fired, rather than striker-fired, operation—. The Hellcat’s molded polymer frame is ergonomically well designed, incorporating subtle finger grooves, a slight beavertail and full-diameter texturing, including thoughtfully placed panels high on the frame for the meat of the support hand and textured index points above the trigger guard for the trigger finger and support hand thumb. The trigger pull measured a smooth six pounds, five ounces on the test pistol. It’s a clean and nice trigger with a pronounced, fairly short reset, but weighs in at a heavier ~5.5 pounds. Overall the SIG’s trigger is a better trigger when taken on its own (it even feels better on the finger), but paired with the intended use of these little guns it’s my opinion that the pull weight of the Springfield is more … Pressure from the shot forces the slide rearward, unlocking the barrel and camming it downward, toward the magazine and its awaiting cartridges. Triggers and Trigger Kits from Galloway Precision and RTK for Ruger, Smith & Wesson, Sig Sauer, Kel-Tec, Remington, SCCY, and Kimber. I much prefer the integral extension. Ending Dec 20 at 8:18AM PST 5d 16h. Our regular return policy applies, with the 60 day return policy starting from shipment date. Why not simply introduce a new line, as was done with the XD-M match-grade pistols, or the XD-S single-stack guns? Frame components include the trigger assembly, steel locking block insert and sear housing assembly, and the various controls—disassembly lever, slide stop and magazine release—there is no grip-, thumb- or other manual safety. As to shooting both pistols, we found the Hellcat to be a little more snappy than the Sig P365, but hardly unmanageable. Placing a preorder allows you to "get in line" and reserve your product: the quickest way to acquire an out of stock item. Both guns were also shot extensively at varying distances for familiarization and in defensive-style drills. The most prominent issue is that if you put sideways pressure on the trigger before attempting to pull straight back, the blade safety would NOT always disengage. If the inserted magazine runs empty, the magazine’s follower will engage the internal tab of the slide lock lever, pressing it upward to lock the pistol open. Much more on the sighting system to come. 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