What, you’ve never heard of a “Wauser?” During the Chinese Warlord era, pistols of every description were bought from major Western gunmakers—and then indigenous copies were made at a host of facilities in China. It’s not much of a stretch to say that no two are exactly alike.
This Springfield XD-M Elite 3.8" Compact is a full featured carry gun that neatly tames the snappy feel of standard and +P 9mm ammunition.
In its XD-M Elite 3.8" Compact OSP, Springfield Armory offers an optic-ready model that's ready for daily carry and loaded with enhancements.
The first product of its type on the market, Viridian’s HS1 Laser Hand Stop integrates a brilliant green laser sighting aid into an M-LOK-compatible hand stop, allowing for lightning-quick target acquisition while adding only a single ounce to the weight of the firearm.
On this “Gun of the Week,” American Rifleman staff discuss the optic-ready and silencer-ready XD-M Elite pistol from Springfield Armory.