What is the difference between G17 and G19?

What is the difference between G17 and G19?

More Glock 19’s are sold in the USA than any other handgun… including the Glock 17! In fact, these handguns share many of the same exact parts… the only difference is that the Glock 19 is slightly smaller. It is considered the Compact Size Glock where the Glock 17 is considered the Full-Size Glock.

Will a G17 barrel work in a G19?

You cannot however use a G17, G17L, or G34 barrel in a G19 or a G26.

Why do SEALs use Glock 19 instead of 17?

According to small-arms historian Kevin Dockery, the SEALs tested the then new Glock 17 pistol as a possible replacement. The Glock did well in the so-called “salt fog test” that tested for metal corrosion, an important consideration given the tendency for SEALs to immerse themselves fully in salt water.

Can you suppress a Glock 17?

We have succeeded in developing a suppressor for Glock 17, 19 and 34 that combines all advantages of different suppressor into one product: Attachment simplified to only one click, short and handy size, accuracy.

Are Glock 19 barrels interchangeable?

Glock 19 barrels will fit all Glock 19 Gen 1-5. Glock 17 barrels will fit all Glock 17 Gen 1-4 (Only Glock 17 Gen 5 barrels will work in Gen 5 pistols) Glock 34 barrels will fit all Glock 34 Gen 1-4 (Only Glock 34 Gen 5 barrels will work in Gen 5 pistols). The Gen 5 barrels are the new Glock Marksman Barrels (GMB).

How loud is a Glock 17?

The Glock 17 was measured at 162 dB,[4] more 12% greater. More to the point 140 dB is called the threshold of pain, i.e., “too loud.”

Can a silencer go on a Glock?

Glocks run great with suppressors, you shouldn’t have any problems.. However the 45acp suppressor is only supposed to be used with 45acp…

Which is better Glock 19 or Glock 17?

Glock 19 is effectively a reduced-size Glock 17; it is called the “Compact” by the manufacturer. The Glock 19 has a shorter barrel (by about half an inch) and pistol grip compared to the Glock 17. Since it is a smaller gun, it is more popular for concealed-carry uses.

What is the best Glock 17?

Glock 17 is the best gun. Apr 16, 2012. Had a really good range session with my Glock 17 G4 today, so just felt like saying it is the best gun. While the G26 is the best carry gun on the planet, the Glock 17 is the best gun in the world.

What are the specs for a Glock 19?

Glock 19 Gen 5 Specs: Caliber: 9x19mm. Length: 7.28”. Height: 5.04”. Width: 1.34”. Barrel: 4.02” – 1:9.84” RH twist – Blued. Trigger: 5 to 6.5 pounds. Sights: Polymer “U” dot configuration, rear adjustable (standard)

What is the capacity of a Glock 19?

It has a standard magazine capacity of 15 and weighs 595g (21 oz) when unloaded. The Glock 19 pistol is compatible with factory magazines from the Glock 17 and Glock 18, with available capacities of 10, 17, 19, and 33 rounds.