Springfield Armory has introduced a new concealed carry handgun chambered in .380 ACP. The new handgun is called 911. Here is how Springfield Armory describes the model name:
With such great advances made in modern defense ammunition, the .380 has become a seriously viable defensive platform,” says Springfield Armory CEO Dennis Reese, “and our customers deserve a pistol that makes the most of it. Once you try it, you’ll be as convinced as we are that this is the best .380 pistol choice available.
Let’s watch the introduction video published by Springfield Armory then see what other features this new firearm has.
The 911 pistol has an aluminum frame made of hard coat anodized 7075 T6 aluminum. The front strap, mainspring housing, and the G10 grips feature the Springfield Armory’s Octo-Grip texture. Slide and barrel of the 911 pistol are made of 416 stainless steel and have a black nitride finish. The barrel length is 2.7″ and it has a 1:16 twist rate. There are two magazine options both made of stainless steel. One that fits flush with the frame has a 6-round capacity and there is an extended one with a 7-round capacity.
The overall length of the 911 pistol is 5.5″ and it weighs 12.6 oz with an empty magazine. The gun comes with a Pro-Glo tritium front and rear sights. The Hogue trigger shoe is made of G10 and the trigger pull weight is 5 lbs. Among other features are the loaded chamber indicator, ambidextrous safety selector lever, full-length guide rod and flat wire recoil spring.
Springfield Armory 911 pistols come in either black or stainless versions. Both options will also be offered with integrated Viridian green laser grips.
Springfield Armory’s 911 .380 is the perfect pistol for your EVERY day carry. The lightweight 7075 T6 aluminum frame and black Nitride or stainless 416 steel slide measure 5.5 inches long and less then 4 inches high, with a snag-free profile that’s undetectable under clothing. Springfield’s Octo-Grip™ front strap texturing ensures a secure grip and is complimented by a G10 Octo-Grip™ textured mainspring housing. G10 Thin-line grips and a short reset, crisp 5-pound G10 trigger shoe by Hogue® come together to give the feel of shooting a full-sized firearm. Designed for life-saving defensive use at close range, the 911 features an ambidextrous safety and is perfectly matched with an Ameriglo® Pro-Glo™ green tritium front sight inside a yellow luminescent circle, and a tactical rack rear sight with green tritium inside of white luminescent circles. Approved for the most advanced and modern .380 defensive ammunition, the 911 comes with a flush 6-round and 7-round extended magazine. The Springfield Armory 911 is also offered with integrated green Viridian® laser grips, making target acquisition all but effortless.
You can find more information about the Springfield Armory TRP Operator in 10mm at:
- .380 ACP BLACK: $599. http://www.springfield-armory.com/products/911-380-acp/#PG9109
- .380 ACP STAINLESS: $599. http://www.springfield-armory.com/products/911-380-acp/#PG9109S
- .380 ACP BLACK, GREEN VIRIDIAN® LASER: $789. http://www.springfield-armory.com/products/911-380-acp/#PG9109VG
- .380 ACP STAINLESS, GREEN VIRIDIAN® LASER: $789. http://www.springfield-armory.com/products/911-380-acp/#PG9109SVG