Gun Report

Springfield Armory XD45 Compact Tactical .45 ACP

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This is a gun that could excel as a police sidearm or in a concealed backup role with the 10-round magazine in place.

Springfield Armory XD45 Compact Tactical .45 ACP

Gun Details

Model Name
Model Number
Home Defense
Law Enforcement
Concealed Carry
Caliber Plus Cartridge
Weight Unloaded
Overall Length
Barrel Length
Sight Radius
Overall Height
Front Strap Height
Back Strap Height
Maximum Width
Grip Thickness Max
Grip Circumference Max
Frame Material
Barrel Material
Grip Material
Trigger Pull Double
Trigger Span Double

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Removing the top end of the XD pistols required locking back the slide and turning the slide latch upward.
When the striker was ready to fire, a stainless-steel indicator poked out from the rear of the slide. The grip safety was unique among double action pistols and we think it added a valuable layer of safety.

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