Springfield HEX Optics, SAAMI Cartridges

February 26, 2021

It's a completely new product line for Springfield Armory, how a new cartridge hits the shelves, and more, this week on Tom Gresham's Gun Talk® Radio, the original nationally-syndicated radio talk show about guns and the shooting sports.

This week, Tom talks with Springfield Armory’s Rob Leatham about the new HEX red dot optics and the latest Hellcat version – the Rapid Defense package. Gun Talk went to the range with the new products – get a first look here: https://youtu.be/JzvzxOcrrUo. Also, Rick Patterson of SAAMI (Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers’ Institute) joins Tom to discuss some of the newest cartridges accepted by SAAMI, and how that process works. Read more at https://saami.org/saami-announces-acceptance-of-new-cartridges/.

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