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Generation 4 Glock Q & A ONLY (Photos OK)

Discussion in 'Valuable Info' started by matteblack, Jan 23, 2009.

  1. Hohopelli

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  2. drcohen

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    Alot of people I know are more comfortable with the Gen 3s, maybe the newbie perspective is different. Either way, lube it up modestly with TW25B light grease.

    I wish there were grip design options from the factory.
     

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    will a Gen 3 G27 slide fit on a Gen 4 G26 frame?
     
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    No, the slide and frames of the Gen 4s are slightly thinner than the Gen 3s and are not interchangeable
     
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    The gen 4's in 9 mm will come with a dual recoil spring and steel guide rod. The gen 3's have a single spring and a plastic guide rod.
     
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    Never heard that one before...and I have fired a Gen3 G17 upper on a Gen4 G17 lower. I have Gen3 and Gen4 26's and could test interchangeability on them...but have never seen a reason to.

    All Gen4 guns use the newer metal rod / dual spring RSA design. In Gen3, only the subcompacts did.