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g20 vs g29 muzzle velocities

Discussion in 'General Glocking' started by TIEKEN, Jan 19, 2013.

  1. TIEKEN

    TIEKEN

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    Hey all. Wondering if anyone can drop a quick note about the differences in these muzzle velocities. I know there is a bit of difference but is it negligable or significant. My intended use would be range time, personal defense and poss hunting (at some point in the distant future). Thanks
     
  2. dizmodeus

    dizmodeus

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    Depends on the ammo but 100 to 150 fps difference on average
     


  3. GRT45

    GRT45 Transform & Win

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    Hello TIEKEN, welcome to Glock Talk.

    GT member icelandicstud made some videos with chrono data that were very helpful to me. He posted the videos here: Range Trip - Glock 29 20 & longslide 10mm stuff. I summarized the results pertinent to your question below:

    Underwood 10mm 180gr GD JHP

    G29 with 3.78" Storm Lake barrel: 1262 fps avg
    G29 with 3.78" Glock OEM barrel: 1231 fps avg
    G20 with 4.60" Lone Wolf barrel: 1346 fps avg

    Underwood 10mm 165gr GD JHP

    G29 with 3.78" Storm Lake barrel: 1362 fps avg
    G29 with 3.78" Glock OEM barrel: 1308 fps avg
    G20 with 4.60" Lone Wolf barrel: 1409 fps avg

    Underwood 10mm 135gr GD JHP

    G29 with 3.78" Storm Lake barrel: 1524 fps avg
    G29 with 3.78" Glock OEM barrel: 1499 fps avg
    G20 with 4.60" Lone Wolf barrel: 1630 fps avg
     
    Last edited: Jan 19, 2013