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Baby Glock 30 what gen is it.

Discussion in 'Glock Collector's Club' started by Marine123, Apr 29, 2013.

  1. Marine123

    Marine123

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    Just acquired a glock 30 at a local pawn shop but don't know what gen it is. It doesn't have a rail system bits it looks like new. Need your input the serial starts CYCXXX US


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  2. Joshhtn

    Joshhtn The eBay Guy Silver Member

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  3. samurairabbi

    samurairabbi Dungeon Schmuck

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    Glock introduced the gen3 G30 without a rail. They later added a rail, even though the added rail was too short for many accessories to LOCK firmly in place. These rail-less G30's are informally called gen2.5, but they are structurally gen3.
     
  4. INEEDMILK

    INEEDMILK

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    I had no idea there was a 2.5 G30. Thanks for the info.
     
  5. MakeMineA10mm

    MakeMineA10mm * * * * Millennium Member Lifetime Member

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    See, I keep saying Sammy Rabby is not just another pretty face!! :supergrin:
     
  6. samurairabbi

    samurairabbi Dungeon Schmuck

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    Aw damn! I wanna be a hunk, but all I get is compliments about my mind!
     
  7. DASA

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    Your G30 was made in Nov 1998, it's a Gen 3.