PEORIA, Ariz. – Apex Tactical Specialties has released its newest upgrade for the Springfield Armory Hellcat and Hellcat Pro, the Apex Extended Takedown Lever.

Available now at, the new Extended Takedown Lever features an extended and serrated face that allows for easier disassembly. Additionally, it offers a thumb rest for those who shoot with a thumbs forward grip. 

Please note that the extended face may interfere with some holster makes and Apex recommends customers consult their holster manufacturer about clearance.

Retailers and wholesale distributors that have not yet ordered and wish to stock the new takedown lever can contact Apex at [email protected] or (623) 322-0200 for pricing and quantity availability.

Features and Specifications:
– Extended and serrated face for easier disassembly and thumb rest
– Direct drop-in replacement of factory takedown lever
– Maintains factory safety values
Easy to install
– Apex Part #: 115-171, MSRP: $55.00

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