Originally Posted by flipfellah
recoil on my g23 is not bad at all imo.
My first G23 was a gen 2 and it had a sharp, nasty recoil. I don't know if I'm getting older and/or better or if it's older and less sensitivity in my hands but I sold that one and bought a G23 3rd gen and WOW, what a difference. I can barely tell it from a G19. I'm shooting 165gr reloads and 180gr factory and they're both great.
For me the gen 3 is so much better than the gen 2 that I'm starting to wonder why I still own a G19 !