Just as a result of they’ve an enormous hit on their hands within the Hellcat doesn’t imply there isn’t room in Springfield Armory’s lineup for different on a regular basis carry choices. The new XD-M Elite 3.8″ Compact has all of the options of Springfield’s different Elite sequence handguns together with their META (Match Enhanced Trigger Assembly) set off, flared magwell, a match barrel and deeper slide serrations.
Here’s their press launch:
Springfield Armory® is proud to announce the most recent addition to the favored XD-M® Elite sequence — the XD-M® Elite 3.8″ Compact. This EDC-ready 9mm, like all of the XD-M Elites, redefines what you must anticipate from trendy, striker-fired firearms.
The XD-M® Elite 3.8″ Compact is designed for hid carry, combining spectacular capability and efficiency with concealable dimensions for ease of carry. The 3.8″ match grade Melonite® completed barrel maximizes ballistic efficiency whereas remaining compact for concealability, and the compact grip body homes a double-column stainless-steel magazine that gives 14+1 capability within the two included magazines.
To facilitate fast reloads, the XD-M® Elite 3.8″ Compact additionally incorporates a detachable prolonged and flared “short” magwell. An extra advantage of the detachable magwell is which you can shortly convert the pistol from a compact to a full-size body with a 19+1 capability. This is achieved by merely eradicating the magwell and using non-obligatory full-size XD-M magazines with suitable journal sleeves.
At the guts of the pistol is the Match Enhanced Trigger Assembly (META™) system, a perfectly refined set off designed to wring out essentially the most from the pistol’s most necessary interface with the shooter. Featuring a flat face and integral overtravel cease, the META™ system delivers the best set off pull obtainable on a manufacturing polymer-framed pistol.
The XD-M® Elite 3.8″ Compact consists of an ambidextrous slide cease and journal launch, making certain that it may be run simply by both hand. Additionally, improved slide serrations with enlarged greedy grooves present enhanced ergonomics and slip-free buy. Topping off its solid metal slide is Springfield Armory’s wonderful Tactical Rack U-Dot™ rear sight. It incorporates a u-shaped white define and works in live performance with the high-visibility fiber optic entrance sight.
“This newest addition to the XD-M® Elite line of pistols gives shooters and concealed carry users a great option for EDC,” says Steve Kramer, Vice President of Marketing for Springfield Armory. “Features like the META™ trigger, fully ambidextrous controls and a funneled, removable magwell make the XD-M® Elite 3.8″ Compact a must-have for CCW.”
If you want a succesful and strong 9mm pistol that mixes ultra-refined efficiency with concealable dimensions, then look no additional than the brand new XD-M® Elite 3.8″ Compact.
- Caliber: 9mm
- Color: Black
- Barrel: 3.8″ Hammer Forged Steel, Melonite® Finish, 1:10
- Slide: Forged Steel, Melonite® Finish
- Frame: Black Polymer
- Sights: Fiber Optic Front, Tactical Rack U-Dot™ Rear
- Recoil System: One Piece w/ Full Length Guide Rod
- Grip Width: 1.2″
- Magazines: (2) 14-Round
- Weight: 27 oz
- Lenght: 6.75″
- Height: 4.58″
- MSRP: $559
See the XD-M Elite 3.8” Compact XDME9389CBHC here.
See your entire XD-M Elite line here.