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View Poll Results: What is your favorite Generation Glock
Gen 1 3 2.40%
gen 2 20 16.00%
Gen 2.5 4 3.20%
Gen 3 57 45.60%
RTF 4 3.20%
Gen 4 37 29.60%
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Old 02-21-2013, 04:43   #1
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Old 02-21-2013, 04:46   #2
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I'm hooked on the Gen 3
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Old 02-21-2013, 07:03   #3
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Gen 3 but I have only tried Gen 2 and Gen3. I doubt that I will get any more Glocks. I am satisfied with the gen 3s I have.
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Old 02-21-2013, 07:54   #4
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Gen2 for sure, I think as the voting goes Gen2 will overtake
Gen3.
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Old 02-21-2013, 07:55   #5
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Gen 2, followed by the Gen 3.

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Old 02-21-2013, 09:15   #6
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There are a few reasons the Gen 4 is my choice -

I have medium size hands, and the no-backstrap grip option makes a world of difference to me.

I prefer the grip texture. For my liking, it's just right.

The metal, dual RSA is an improvement. I know that the plastic, Gen 3 RSA worked fine 99% of the time, and that the Gen 4's had some early teething issues, but it is overall better, IMHO.

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Old 02-21-2013, 09:29   #7
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Gen 2, followed by Gen 3.



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Old 02-21-2013, 09:48   #8
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Gen 4 for me. I like the smaller grip and larger mag release.
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Old 02-21-2013, 10:11   #9
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For me Gen4
the Grip
the large slide release.
Gen3 RTF2
the Grip
and the one's with the Gill. Great look.
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Old 02-21-2013, 10:26   #10
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Technically RTF in your poll above is used to describe the standard texture of a Gen 3.

I know you meant RTF2.....so that's my choice.
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Old 02-21-2013, 10:53   #11
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Gen 3 for me.
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Old 02-21-2013, 10:59   #12
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I like the texture and overall "solid" feel of the Gen4s. The Gen4s feel like they're more tightly put together than earlier generations to me- less slide movement, better lockup, less rattling etc. I've never had a problem with my Gen3s except that they feel a bit slippery in my hands sometimes.

I really want a Gen1 17 though. Those things look cool.
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Old 02-21-2013, 11:02   #13
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I like the texture and overall "solid" feel of the Gen4s. The Gen4s feel like they're more tightly put together than earlier generations to me- less slide movement, better lockup, less rattling etc. I've never had a problem with my Gen3s except that they feel a bit slippery in my hands sometimes.

I really want a Gen1 17 though. Those things look cool.
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Old 02-21-2013, 11:20   #14
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Gen 4 by a wide margin. I like the smaller grip and the grip texture better. Although I edc a gen3 g33, I will get a gen4 g33 when I can find one. Gen3 would be 2nd on my list. I like them just not as much.
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Old 02-21-2013, 11:37   #15
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Gen4 without question...

My primary guns are the large caliber, full size Glocks and the Gen4 frames are right at perfect for me.
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Old 02-21-2013, 11:48   #16
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I bought a G26 gen 3 a couple months ago. Didn't see where the gen 4 would be 90 bucks better. Liked the feel of the 3. Love the way it shoots. My G36 is a gen 2 which I also love to shoot. I'm sure the 4s are really nice too, just thought I would rather put that 90 bucks on another 10 + 2 mag and some ammo. Glad I did as things really went haywire a few days after I bought the 26.
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Old 02-21-2013, 11:58   #17
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3 love the 3


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Old 02-21-2013, 11:59   #18
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Gen 2 for me.
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Gen 2 and 3 are equals in my experience.
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Gotta go with gen 3.

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