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Glock "+" and "+2" Mag Extensions

Discussion in 'General Glocking' started by Tornado_Racing, Jan 13, 2013.

  1. Hey guys,

    I was wondering the differences between the older Glock +2 and the newer + extensions? I've seen the + are a 2 piece design and the older +2 are just the extension. Are they the same thing but with a new spring retainer? The newer ones seem to make disassembly easier though.
     
  2. kenndapp

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    Yup....... The old ones just kind of snap on with very little retention. The new ones have a retention floor plate that does indeed work. They are good to go. On anoither note...
    If ANYONE knows where I can find some glock OEM "new style" plus 2 adapters with floor plates.......LET ME KNOW.
     


  3. B'tach has them showing in stock. I would call before ordering to assure inventory is correct.
     
    Last edited: Jan 13, 2013
  4. Arc Angel

    Arc Angel Deus Vult!

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    Have you tried, 'the big three' aftermarket parts suppliers? (Glockmeister, Glockparts.com, and LWD) 'Ed's Sport Shop' in Tamaqua, PA had a bunch of them in stock two weeks ago; but, that was two weeks ago. Right now, who knows?

    (There's been a terrific run on guns and ammo around here. Several of the smaller gun shops have had to close their doors until new inventory arrives. Yesterday a local gun dealer told me that he sold out arriving new inventory, twice now, in a matter of hours after getting it in.)

    'Ed's Public Safety' in Stockbridge, GA might have what you're looking for. 'Ed's P.S' is a terrifically good Glock dealer. B'Tach might have them, too; but B'Tach is not a terrifically good gun dealer. CDNN is, also, another place I'd suggest looking.
     
  5. kenndapp

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    The big 3 and ****** are out even though the product is not marked accordingly. I hate that. I have 3 failed orders in the past 2 weeks which resulted in only a temporary pending charge on my card followed by an email.
     
  6. Is there anything wrong with the older +2 extensions? I've got a source to pick em up for $5 each shipped.
     
  7. kenndapp

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    If you drive the mag home hard enough they will pop off resulting in a speed dump. I would not use the older ones for anything other than training.
     
  8. Sand

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    How do you tell the difference between old and new?
    TKS,

     
  9. kenndapp

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    if they just slide on with no retention floor plate....they are old, and no good. if they have a retention insert/floor plate....they are new, and rock solid.