Springfield Armory Hellcat

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Summary: The description, specs, photos, pricing and user ratings of the Springfield Armory Hellcat pistol.

Manufacturer’s Description

Springfield Armory‘s Hellcat is a subcompact, semiauto, striker-fired pistol built on a black polymer frame and billet-machined steel slide with a melonite finish, and chambered in 9mm. Other features include:

  • A hammer-forged steel barrel with a melonite finish;
  • a dual captive recoil spring with a full-length guide rod;
  • an external extractor;
  • a standoff extension on the end of the recoil spring assembly;
  • a small beavertail on the grip to prevent slide bite;
  • a left-side, recessed disassembly lever;
  • a left-side, recessed slide-stop;
  • Springfield’s Adaptive Grip grip texturing;

    Springfield Armory Hellcat right side photo

    The Hellcat with the flush-fit slide.

  • a flat trigger with a trigger-blade safety;
  • a loaded chamber indicator port on top of the slide;
  • a tritium front sight inside a yellow luminescent circle;
  • a white-outlined, u-notch rear sight;
  • a standard-style accessory rail;
  • a reversible magazine release;
  • rear, front and top cocking serrations on the slide;
  • a flush-fit 11-round magazine with an optional pinky extender, and a 13-round extended magazine (both are double-stack).

Springfield offers an optional slide milled to accept red dot optics, too.

The Specs
Caliber Capacity BBL OAL Width (slide) Height Weight
9mm 11+1, 13+1 3″ 6″ 1″ 4″ 17.9 oz.
Hellcat Pricing & Shopping

MSRP: $569 (standard slide)
MSRP: $599 (optic-ready slide)

More Hellcat Photos
Springfield Armory Hellcat with optic right side photo

The Hellcat with an optic installed.

Springfield Armory Hellcat left side photo

The Hellcat from the left.

Springfield Armory Hellcat front sight photo

The Hellcat’s front sight.

Springfield Armory Hellcat rear sight photo

The Hellcat’s rear sight.

Springfield Armory Hellcat magazines

The Hellcat’s standard and extended magazines.

Springfield Armory Hellcat loaded chamber indicator photo

The Hellcat’s loaded chamber indicator port.

Springfield Armory Hellcat disassembled photo

The Hellcat disassembled.

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