First Look: DeSantis Slim-Tuk for Springfield Hellcat RDP

posted on March 12, 2021

The Springfield Armory Hellcat took the gun world by storm when it was first introduced, offering the highest capacity available at the time in a micro-sized 9 mm pistol. Now Springfield Armory is offering the Hellcat in the Rapid Defense Package (RDP) configuration. This setup pairs the Hellcat with a HEX micro red-dot sight for fast target acquisition and a muzzle compensator for rapid, accurate follow-up shots. In addition to this, the Hellcat RDP now as an optional ambidextrous manual safety for those who prefer to carry a gun in that configuration.  

DeSantis has been developing, designing, and manufacturing holsters for a wide variety of guns. Now they are taking their skill and knowledge, along with high-quality American-Premium hides and the tough synthetic materials, and applying to building new holsters and accessories for the Springfield Hellcat RDP, with or without a manual safety.

The DeSantis Slim-Tuk for the Springfield Hellcat RDP is a minimal ambidextrous Inside the Waistband (IWB) holster. The holster uses the unique tuckable 360 degree C-Clip, which gives the wearer unlimited mounting options for their gun. The hardware can easily be reversed to change from right to left-handed use. The Slim-Tuk is precision molded from a sturdy Kydex sheet and features a nylon clip for belt mounting.

The DeSantis Mini Scabbard fits belts up to 1 1/2 inches wide and has the essentials of a good concealment holster, such as tough construction, a precise gun fit and minimal printing. The Mini Scabbard maintains your gun’s security due to its pin-point molding and a customizable tension device, allowing you to dial in the retention that's right for you and your gun.

MSRP for the Slim-Tuk holster for the Hellcat RDP is $34.99, and the MSRP for the Mini-Scabbard holster is $63.99. More information on these products and other gear from DeSantis holsters is available at


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