This S&W M&P45 Shield comes with a Viridian R5 Elite Red Laser.
About the M&P45 Shield
Now available in .45 AUTO, the M&P45 Shield with Thumb Safety features a slim design combined with the proven and trusted features found in the MP SHIELD Pistol Series. At 6.45 inches long, M&P45 Shield is standard with a 3.3 inch stainless-steel barrel. On the left side of the frame, the M&P45 Shield is fitted with familiar operating controls including a simple takedown lever, flat profile slide stop, magazine release and optional thumb safety. For optimum firearm control, the M&P45 Shield is standard with an 18-degree grip angle, aggres-sive grip texture and front cocking serrations.
- New aggressive grip texture for M&P®45 Shield™.
- Front cocking serrations.
- Incorporates the design features of the M&P Shield line of firearms.
- Extremely thin and lightweight – can be comfortably carried all day.
- 18 degree grip angle for natural point of aim.
- Striker-fired for short consistent trigger pull, every time.
- Backed by Smith & Wesson’s Lifetime Service Policy.
- Armornite® Durable Corrosion Resistant Finish.
M&P45 Shield Specifications
- Model: M&P45 Shield™
- Frame Size: Compact Slim
- Caliber: .45 AUTO
- Action: Striker Fire
- Capacity: 7 1 and 6 1 Rounds
- Barrel Length: 3.3” (8.4 cm)
- Front Sight: Steel – White Dot
- Rear Sight: Steel – White Two Dot
- Overall Length: 6.45” (16.4 cm)
- Frame Width: .99” (2.5 cm)
- Frame with Slide Stop: 1.05” (2.6 cm)
- Overall Height: 4.88” with Flush Magazine (11.9 cm)
- Grip: Polymer
- Weight: 20.5 oz. (581.2 g)
- Weight Empty Mag: 2.2 oz. (62.4 g) – 6 Round Magazine
- Barrel Material: Stainless Steel – Armornite™ Finish
- Slide Material: Stainless Steel – Armornite™ Finish
- Frame Material: Polymer
- Finish: Black
About the Viridian R5 Laser
The Viridian R5 Elite Red Laser is the ultimate targeting system for your Smith & Wesson M&P45 Shield. The super bright Viridian Elite Red™ laser sighting system comes with the Instant-On™ Enhanced Combat Readiness™ activation, and an ECR™ enabled hybrid holster. No fumbling with buttons in critical situations.
- Weighs Only .78OZ
- Instant-on when drawn from included holster
- Choose from constant or pulse modes
- Laser is powered the maximum legal strength
- Battery life is 12 hours when set to efficient pulsing mode
- Low battery indicator – ready/replace
- Easy to sight in
Viridian R5 Laser Specifications
- Manufacturer: Viridian
- Model: R5 ECR Red Laser
- Item Number: R5-R-SHIELD45
- Weight: .78 oz. (including batteries) Virtually weightless
- Construction: High strength thermomolded polymer
- Laser Intensity: 5mW peak, 635nm, Maximum legal power
- Laser Range: Effective targeting up to 25 yards in daylight Up to 1 mile at night
- Battery Life: 6 hours constant laser 12 hours pulsing laser (depending on use)
- Charge Display: 2-color battery level indicator ready / replace
- User Adjustable: Easy windage / elevation adjustments on laser
- Activation/Modes: Automatic activation with ECR