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Discussion in 'General Firearms Forum' started by Jameson4all, Sep 7, 2011.


  1. Jameson4all

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    Hey guys, I recently bought a Glock 30sf and ran some lead down range and wow. This gun delivers accuracy I honestly did not expect from such a small gun. The recoil is very manageable, and the accuracy rivals pistols double and triple the cost. I have large hands and thought I would automatically like the regular 30 better, but the sf fit my big hands better for some reason. The only other gun I can imagine to be as nice would be an HK45compact, but even that has only 8 rounds in the mag and costs more than double. Nothing but great things to say so far!!
     

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  2. ronin.45

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    Congrats! The sf generally fits everybody better. The original large frames are just a bit too big for even big hands. I've yet to shoot a Glock that wasn't accurate. They are hard to beat.
     

  3. bac1023

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    Congrats! :cool:
     
  4. Roger G23

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    Congrats. Any FTRTB malfunctions? That used to be an issue with the G30SF. Has it been resolved? I might wanna add one to the arsenal.
     
  5. Glock40man

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    The G30SF is an awesome 45. Congrats!:cool:
     
  6. Small Tony

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    Yep great to hear. Not many hand guns out there that compact that can hold 10+1 rounds of .45

    G30sf is my edc.. I never leave home with out it......

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  7. Folsom_Prison

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    Congrats!!
     
  8. COLOSHOOTR

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    I've shot my G30SF quite a bit and have never had it FTRTB. Actually, I don't think it's ever had a single malfuntion. I'd say the problem is fixed!
     
  9. carbuncle

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    is not cool.

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    Congrats, the 30 is a great gun!
     
  10. Jameson4all

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    Well I only ran like 60 rounds through her so far, so I will update after the next range visit where i'll try to put 200-300 through. As of now tho its been perfect and almost as accurate as my 1911 I had.
     
  11. porschedog

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    I've had my g30sf for two weeks now and have run just under 200 rounds through it
    It just keep getting better, more accurate,easy to shoot and goes bang every time I press the loud button

    Even my buddy who is a die hard g22 owner was impressed
     
  12. ctfireman

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    Love my G30 "vintage" 1997.
     
  13. southernshooter

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    Funny thing about Glocks. Even the small ones 26, 27, 30, 36 (well, sort of smallish) shoot nearly as well as a full size. You can actually shoot at targets at 25 yards, rust is not much of a problem, reliable etc. 25 yard target shooting with most smaller guns does not work out nearly as well.