Top 5 Hellcat OSP Red Dot Holsters


We know when that new popular firearms come around like the Hellcat it can often be difficult to initially find a proper holster for it. Also, while upgrades like the OSP (optic sight pistol) option are fantastic and add tremendous value in that you can direct mount an optic (to learn more about this, click here), it only makes it harder to find holsters that can accommodate such a pistol.

Want to find a holster that works with your Hellcat OSP with a red dot like this Shield SMSc?

Because of that, we have comprised a list of five holsters you can reliably use for your Springfield Armory Hellcat OSP. All of the holsters we are about to share with you will work with the Springfield Armory Hellcat OSP with an optic as well as the standard version.

Crossbreed Reckoning IWB

The Crossbreed Reckoning IWB (inside-the-waistband) holster has multiple points of retention to ensure a completely secure fit. Also, there are multiple materials melded together for superior comfort on long days of carrying the Hellcat OSP.

The Crossbreed Reckoning holster utilizes top grain leather and Kydex. Image: Crossbreed

The versatility of this holster ensures many CCW advocates will appreciate it because it can be used on your strong side, appendix or as a crossdraw holster. It carries a lifetime warranty and retails for $69.95 for right-handed or left-handed.

Crucial Concealment Covert IWB

Next up on our list is the Crucial Concealment Covert IWB holster for the Springfield Armory Hellcat OSP. This holster has a very diminutive profile for discreet carry under a light T-shirt, yet has the strength and rigidity to never fail its purpose as a safe, confident holster. You also have the ability to cant the angle at which it rides on your waistline for an easier drawstroke for your personal preferences.

The Covert IWB from Crucial Concealment affords you adjustable retention and cant. Image: Crucial Concealment

Couple those characteristics with the fact that retention can be adjusted as well, and that makes this option a winner. This holster goes for $59.99 and is equally backed by a lifetime warranty in the rare event you should ever need service or a replacement.

Vedder ProDraw Paddle OWB

For people who are looking for an open-carry style or range holster to get those precious reps in at the shooting range, the Vedder Holsters ProDraw Paddle OWB (outside-the-waistband) could be a perfect fit. This holster allows for solid retention to retain your firearm, but you can swiftly and easily draw your sidearm at a moment’s notice.

This Vedder holster is a great companion for shooting at the range and honing your abilities. Image: Vedder Holsters

This is handy for working through drills or simply easy access while walking your dog, hunting or working on your own property. The Vedder Holsters Pro Draw Paddle OWB sells for $59.99 with a 30-day money-back guarantee as well as a lifetime warranty.

Blade-Tech Klipt IWB Holster

Another holster that is high on functionality and low on nonsense is the Blade-Tech Klipt IWB holster. This precision-molded holster has a positive lock on the triggerguard yet easily allows you to draw your Hellcat OSP at a moment’s notice.

The Klipt holster is sleek and lean for everyday carry without any unnecessary bulk. Image: Blade-Tech

It also boasts a high sweat guard so your firearm stays off of your skin and is not abrasive or uncomfortable. At only $23.99 and having their Carry Confident Lifetime Guarantee, this holster is a terrific value for anyone who gives it a shot.

Dara Custom Kydex Optic Cut OWB

The final holster on our list is the Dara Custom Kydex Optic Cut OWB Holster. This holster is molded to accept suppressor-height sights, provides spacious room for nearly any red dot you could possibly deploy, and has the ability to be clipped onto your waist at a multitude of canted angles.

the Dara Custom Kydex Optic Cut OWB can be clipped onto your waist at a variety of cants. Image: Dara Holsters

It comes in at a price of $60.99 and carries a “Lifetime, No BS Warranty” so you will never need to be concerned about your holster.


The Hellcat OSP offers you an amazingly effective and capable compact 9mm defender with the ability to fit an optic. And with these five holsters, you also have a way to effectively carry it!

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