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Frame Crack G26 Gen 2.5

Discussion in 'General Glocking' started by Sgt.K, Oct 29, 2012.


  1. Sgt.K

    Sgt.K
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    They Just Work!

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    Went to the Lexington Area GSSF Match this week end. Had a great time, go to one if you can.

    Saw the Glock Armorer and got somewhat bad news about my beloved G26. There is a crack on the left side at the locking block pin. He said Glock would take care of it if I sent it in. Said about the worst that would happen would be the pin walking out eventually.

    I've owned this gun since 2000 and the fact that it is a Gen 2.5 I really don't want to get a new frame. I'm wanting to switch my EDC to a G19. Not sure how well I can conceal one though. So I'm thinking of just retiring it and getting the G19 or another G26. Thoughts or opinions? Here's a pic.

    Thanks.

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  2. M&P15T

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    "Just retiring it?" What are you going to do, throw it away?

    Glock will fix it, no problem, so why not let them do it?
     

  3. Sgt.K

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    They Just Work!

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    Just put it up for "posterity" or whatever because it's a 2.5 model and I'm somewhat attached to it. Silly I know.
     
  4. M&P15T

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    Beard One

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    Nothing left to be attached to.

    Still, it's your pistol, do as you please.
     
  5. norton

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    I just got my G21 back from Glock. Had a cracked frame rail. they replaced the frame and gave me 2 new magazines.
    It was about 10 years old.
    Glock has a customer for life.
     
  6. GSSF17

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    ...2 of 'em

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    This is the reason you buy a pistol with the customer service reputation that Glock has.... get it fixed. They will make it right.
     
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