(This is another reason that +P, besides being in SAAMI spec, is fine in a Glock 21.) It's possible to turn either into an optic running long-slide, sure, but not without a bit of doing (and time, and money) on the owner's part and that usually entails quite a few aftermarket parts. So why not the 40, IMHO. Me personally how i use 10mm the smallest and largest models r what i most use. I think it was sold under the idea of a Glock 20 with a hunting length barrel. Home G29 Glock 20 vs Glock 29. Fine even. Weight isn’t the only concern, with the extra length it’s just a little more unwieldy. Ive never shot the 29 but I can def. I see no reason for the Glock 29. 10mm AUTO ; Features ... As a GLOCK owner, we want to make sure you have all the tools to protect your GLOCK pistol, and get the most out of it. I have a glock 20, 29, and used to have the 40. I was wanting the glock 40 cause of the barrel length but the price is turning me off.. Login with username, password and session length. Between myself, my Dad and my brother, we've got 3 Glocks in 10mm. Glock G27 Gen4 . The G20 is for home defense or open carry (trail gun), and the G40 … If you don't reload pick up some Underwood or Buffalo Bore 10mm. About Share. The 45 and 10mm are the same frame of course. With some practice and the correct choice of ammunition, the Glock 20 shouldn’t generate an unbearable degree of recoil as compared with similarly-situated .40 caliber weapons. I need to clarify my first post here (#3) - I meant Delta Elite. The difference between the single-stack subcompact Glock 42 vs Glock 43 carry pistols is evident in their size measurement and caliber type. One of the advantages of the G-40 is the longer barrel, but they did make longer barrels for the G-20s before the 40 came about. Also, we've got an XD in 9mm and an XDS in 45. (I don't like getting my p220s all sand and crap filled). If you enjoy the forum please consider supporting it by signing up for a NES Membership  The benefits pay for the membership many times over. May 31, 2020 #13 thinhorn_AK Senior Member. On par with a Glock 21 or shooting plus P ammo in a Glock 19. It also has a fantastic trigger out of the box. Theres nothing wrong with a glock 20 ive killed 3 deer and 1coyote with one. Heavier than I expected, but just a solid piece to hold. This upgraded version comes with a reversible magazine and modular back straps that enable users to adjust their grip. So the real difference is the sighting options that the milled slide provides with current sights and future sights being made. I use a short trigger and a flat MS housing on a 1911 so I can reach the trigger and ride the safety. The long slide G40 MOS (Modular Optical System) is Glock's biggest and most powerful offering, a 10mm field pistol with a six inch barrel. Capacities . I'm going to buy either the glock 20 or the glock 40 as a woods gun for when I'm camping and hiking. 16 rounds of 10 millimeter kind of gives me a warm and fuzzy feeling. The MOS configuration also allows you to mount different sites without installing an extra mounting system or … I have a 20 SF, a 21 old style frame and a new gen 4 G21. Me personally how i use 10mm the smallest and largest models r what i most use. vouch for the amount of recoil the 20 has, its very substantial and I could def. .40 .45 Auto .45 G.A.P. A model 29, a model 20 and a model 40. Shot it yesterday and put 50 rounds into an apple sized group at 20 yards free hand. Soooo much better than the full size. The 20 is appropriate for girls 12-17 and the 40 more suited for women 17-29. Some people aren't comfortable doing that much work on their own guns, or don't have the time, or just simply don't want to, if for no other reason than their preference for keeping their guns "factory." Whelp - picking up a 40 next weekend. I use a short trigger and a flat MS housing on a 1911 so I can reach the trigger and ride the safety. 13. Maybe even alright. I’ll update this thread with my thoughts when I do finally get to shoot it. Glock responded to the new 10mm marketplace with two main models, the G20 and G29. We headed out to the range and set up targets expecting the Glock G40 Gen4 to perform like the author's Gen 2 G20: a … Let's look at each individually and then see how they differ. The latest Glock 40 variant is the Glock 40 Gen4 MOS. I have a 20 SF, a 21 old style frame and a new gen 4 G21. live with a little less. How was the recoil? Bought and love the 40. I’m very interested in 10mm for all the bears in my suburb in California. The Glock 20 handgun has an overall length of 8.07 inches, compared to 8.04 inches for the original Glock 17. Introducing the Gen5 family which includes 9x19 and .40 S&W models. I don’t want want to carry the Colt though. 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