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Glock 26 vs 19 Gen 4 trade question.

Discussion in 'General Glocking' started by coolhand, Mar 9, 2013.


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  1. coolhand

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    I've Gen 4 Glock 26 w/ 30rds fired only and in like new condition.
    No wear or scratches.
    A guy from my local area offered me to trade with his 200rds fired Gen 4 Glock 19 w/ slight wear from purse carry by his wife.
    He also wants $50 more since his gun has Glock night sight.

    I've Gen 3 Glock 19C but always loved the feel of Gen 4 grip.
    It's US made Glock.
    Don't really need 26 but couldn't find a reason to own 2 - G19s either.

    Should I trade?
    Any issue with US made Glock?
    Is this good deal for trade?



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    #1 coolhand, Mar 9, 2013
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  2. Kentguy

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    Coolhand..."Don't really need 26 but couldn't find a reason to own 2 - G19s either."

    well I certainly agree with the second part of this statement... 2 G19's??? I would keep the G26 - If I were you.
     

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    I'd stick with your brand new G26. Much better for a carry weapon, if that's why you bought it. The G26 is probably one of the most popular & revered Glock models there is... if not the most.
     
  4. coolhand

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    I've G19C Gen-3 now.

    Yes, I brought it for carry use but I'm still carrying my G23 for the last 12yrs.
     
  5. jay1975

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    Keep the 26.

    Fear the man who owns but one gun, for he knows how to use it.
     
  6. Bruce M

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    I would keep the G26 but I readily admit I like the G26 better than other Glocks including the G19.
     
  7. G26S239

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    I would keep the 26. By buying a standard G19 barrel you have the option of having a 19 plus the 19C. I am biased, the 26 is m favorite Glock.
     
  8. JustinC25

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    Keep the 26, it shoots just as well as the 19, and it is more concealable.
    I actually just sold my 19, because I never used it. I like my 26 better, and my wife wanted a Sig. So I figured no brainer. Now she comes shooting with me on a regular basis. Win/Win

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  9. coolhand

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    Keeping my G26, thanks to you guys!!!!!!!
     
  10. iflyem1

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    I say keep the 26. You're better off with the 26 if you shoulod choose to carry concealed, and you can always use the 19 mags in it.
     
  11. GRT45

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    I think that was a wise decision. I don't do 9mm but I'm a big fan of a versatile subcompact Glock pistol with high-cap mag options, especially a Gen4.
     
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  12. Glock Junkie

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    I have 2 G19's :wavey: and a G26. Good choice keeping the 26
     
  13. Supertuck

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    :director: KEEP THE 26!!!
     
  14. mjsarge

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    Good choice to keep the 26.