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g23 .40 KABOOOM glock?

Discussion in 'Band of Glockers' started by Black_SIR, Mar 9, 2009.

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  1. Black_SIR

    Black_SIR

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    kulelat ba ang .40 sa glock?

    kabooom issues here??
     
  2. atmarcella

    atmarcella

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    overwatch....
    medyo. i changed my barrel to barsto bcos of that reason.
     

  3. yes sir, a friend of mine had a glock 23 which blew up in his hand. good thing only a few minor injuries. til now, i still dont understand why. based on experience and from what i know, glocks have the toughest barrels ever.
     
  4. bagito

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    just use factory ammo and you'll be fine and if u have money to burn change stock to aftermarket barrel like barsto or kkm.
     
  5. atmarcella

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    overwatch....
    40 glock lack case support. tested and proven by someone named "clark" sa THR forum.
     
  6. Yes, its the lack of full case support and having a high pressure load would actually make it prone to a KB. In fairness, most of the 40cal pistols from what I understand has this problem (i.e. unsupported chamber) but the spotlight are on glocks
     
  7. jasonub

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    its normal for it. get a 1911 in 40
     
  8. Black_SIR

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    wow..... that sounds bad..

    where can we get barsto or wilson barrel for g23??
     
  9. MERCMADE

    MERCMADE BULLET PROOF

    mukhang sa g23 lalo, I think it has something to do with slide velocities,mas mabilis yata bumukas yung g23 ergo the KB's or something like that.tacticians friend is my friend too, i was there when his g23 kb'd.

    I have a g22 and a g30 .i use reloads on the g22 so far ok nman but I meticulously check my shells , i use a bullet gauge, not an expert though.the g 30 i havent shot with reloads yet. I'm not saying you should use reloads though, just sharing.
     
  10. apfire26

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    If it was that big of a problem they would stop making the 23. IMO
     
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  12. atmarcella

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    overwatch....
    lahat naman na baril me weakness. if i had a 1911 40cal i would........ take it to a gunsmith hehehe
     
  13. eug3n3_d3nn1s

    eug3n3_d3nn1s

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    Diba lahat naman ng glocks, if not the majority of their models, eh susceptible sa KB pag gumagamit ka ng reloaded na bala?
     
  14. liveandletlive

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    I think it is a combination of high pressure round + partially unsupported chamber +/- firing with the barrel slightly out of battery. Or so I have read somewhere...
     
  15. Black_SIR

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    sabi kasi all glcoks are very good excet sa .40 :crying:

    unsuported nga daw barrel.. pero if not good eh bakit issue ng FBI??
     
  16. bulm540

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    Because they use factory loads.
     
  17. Allegra

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    heehee short but simple explanation

    If I was an LEO , a 23 would be my choice
     
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  18. Kaiser Soze

    Kaiser Soze Notorious

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    Aren't these also prone to KB's as well? A customer went to SOE one time and showed his unit, and the scars he receiver from the KB he experienced. :wow:
     
  19. jasonub

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    usually ejector fire double load or squib followed by another round. but if your injured its double load or ejector fire.