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Old 07-16-2013, 14:01   #1
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RUMOUR - 2014 Shot Show Announcement

I heard a believable rumour today that Glock will announce a single stack compact .380 at the Shot Show 2014. It will be similar in size to the Ruger LCP. Sorry, cannot disclose my source!
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Old 07-16-2013, 14:07   #2
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I could see it being the size of a 26, 27, maybe even a 36. But I would be shocked if they put something out that small.
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Old 07-16-2013, 14:12   #3
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I could see it being the size of a 26, 27, maybe even a 36. But I would be shocked if they put something out that small.
That's what I thought when I heard but was told it was not a case of the Glock 25 and 28 being available here, but an entirely new concept!
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Old 07-16-2013, 14:16   #4
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I'd rather have it in 9x18.
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Old 07-16-2013, 14:29   #5
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Yeah, gonna come out with the carbine or the 1911, too?


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Old 07-16-2013, 14:39   #6
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Well, you will just have to wait until January 14, 2014 for confirmation.
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Old 07-16-2013, 14:55   #7
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Not importable. So, going to reduce limited USA capacity currently producing $500 guns they can't make enough of in order to make $350 guns? When they could make it locked breech and 9mm and make 'em in Austria, simply mashing up the G26 and G36 blueprints to get a sweet single stack 9mm that would sell for $500/$600?

Not rational.

Hey, not saying they may not do something irrational, but then again... why would they tell anyone a year in advance if they were about to do something dumb?
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Old 07-16-2013, 14:57   #8
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If they have the resources to design it they should produce it. If it works like a Glock it should sell like hairspray in Nashville.

Gonna play heck with GSSF though.

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Sub Compact.

Really really Sub Compact.
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Old 07-16-2013, 15:03   #9
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At least they will beat the competition to market with a single-stack... Did Gaston pass away??
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I heard a believable rumour today that Glock will announce a single stack compact .380 at the Shot Show 2014. It will be similar in size to the Ruger LCP. Sorry, cannot disclose my source!
Bawhahahaha! Good one!
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Old 07-16-2013, 16:04   #11
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Yeah, gonna come out with the carbine or the 1911, too?


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The carbine does exist but not for pubic consumption yet!
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Old 07-16-2013, 16:41   #12
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Old 07-16-2013, 16:49   #13
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EXCLUSIVE: Glock Prepping Pistol-Caliber Carbine for NRA Expo

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Old 07-16-2013, 17:11   #14
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It's still .380...who really cares? There are so many SMALL 380's out there to carry if you wanted to.
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Old 07-16-2013, 17:37   #15
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Well, you will just have to wait until January 14, 2014 for confirmation.

^ This is the most interesting post in this thread.
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Old 07-16-2013, 17:48   #16
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Old 07-16-2013, 17:50   #17
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I think it would be a waste of their time to come out with a .380 that would compete with the LCP types. A small single stack 9mm, .40 or .45 would be a bigger seller. And until I see it, I doubt it will happen. They've pretty much missed the boat in those markets IMO.
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Every time someone mentions 1.) a GLOCK carbine, 2.) a 9mm single-stack GLOCK, or 3.) a USA-legal .380 GLOCK God kills a kitten:

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Not importable. So, going to reduce limited USA capacity currently producing $500 guns they can't make enough of in order to make $350 guns? When they could make it locked breech and 9mm and make 'em in Austria, simply mashing up the G26 and G36 blueprints to get a sweet single stack 9mm that would sell for $500/$600?

Not rational.

Hey, not saying they may not do something irrational, but then again... why would they tell anyone a year in advance if they were about to do something dumb?
I keep hearing this "not importable" excuse, but I don't believe it. People said they would like a single stack, slim 9mm, but it won't be importable. Why is it that companies like Walther can import something like the Walther PPS? This non-importable excuse is just not acceptable anymore. Look at the single stack Springfield XD, The Beretta Nano, the single stack Sigs. All these other companies can build and sell what Glock owners have been wanting for a lot of years now, from Glock. Mr. Glock needs to get off the new Mrs. Glock and get back to work. Where does it say these are made?
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