Guns Sphinx SDP Compact Recoil Staff February 7, 2013 Join the Conversation Sphinx Arms has announced that the distribution of its SDP Compact 9mm will begin the 1st quarter of 2013 in the United States. The new Sphinx SDP Compact is a Double-Action/Single-Action pistol, with a 15+1 capacity and 3.7-inch barrel. The CNC machined high-grade steel slide is hand-fitted to each frame. The unique frame design consists of two parts: an upper frame that is made from aeronautic grade aluminum with Teflon inserts and a lower frame from a specially formulated polymer that is resistant to extreme temperatures and corrosion. The SDP Compact features 3 interchangeable back straps to accommodate various hand sizes, ambidextrous decocking lever, standard front and rear sights and 4-notch Picatinny rail to accommodate a variety of tactical lights and lasers. MSRP for the Sphinx SDP Compact will be $1,295.00 Sphinx will also distribute the SDP Compact 9mm Kryptonight Edition. Featuring a special finish, the pistol will include the patented Defiance H.A.L.O. (H3 Adaptive Luminescent Optic) green sights. The new Defiance sights are designed and optimized for day and nighttime operations, with combined patented fiber optic and tritium technology to enhance target acquisition. A 17 round magazine will also be included. Pricing and availability to be announced. www.sphinxarms.com Explore RECOILweb:The Ashley Update: Arsenals of History SymposiumHANDS ON: dry-fire practice with the CoolFire TrainerAK47 - The Back Story of the World's Most Famous GunCZ BREN 2 Review: Bren'ding The Rules NEXT STEP: Download Your Free Target Pack from RECOILFor years, RECOIL magazine has treated its readers to a full-size (sometimes full color!) shooting target tucked into each big issue. Now we've compiled over 50 of our most popular targets into this one digital PDF download. From handgun drills to AR-15 practice, these 50+ targets have you covered. Print off as many as you like (ammo not included). Get your pack of 50 Print-at-Home targets when you subscribe to the RECOIL email newsletter. We'll send you weekly updates on guns, gear, industry news, and special offers from leading manufacturers - your guide to the firearms lifestyle.You want this. Trust Us.