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Match grade slide lock (revisited)

Discussion in 'Gun-Parts & Access.' started by TexasPOff, Apr 3, 2008.

  1. WIG19

    WIG19 Light left on

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    Rikki, thanks for that post. Not that I'm gonna run out & buy one but with a Carver on (easier takedown) AND that kind of accuracy improvement out at 50yds, now you're talking something interesting. I shoot alot of 9, have thought of setting up my G21 for something like this, but always thought the G37 had the potential to make a phenomenal Bullseye gun. Dang! Just when I thought my G38 & 39 didn't need any kinfolk around...

    :patriot:
     
  2. WIG, ya know ya need a G37! :cool:

    Edited to add: or maybe two!
     


  3. KahrMan

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  4. Orclin

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    I've read through all five pages of this subject and still have a question.
    Being new to Glocks, I know I don't know much about their operation but why doesn't the MGSL make a difference on the G36?
    I have my first Glock (G21sf) on order, and plan on buying one for this gun, but I also plan on getting a G36 in the near future and am wondering why it's not helpful for this model?

    Scott
     
  5. Oldspeed

    Oldspeed Millennium Member

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    Will this part fit a G36 or does this gun use a different stop?
     
  6. The G36 is, as Walter used to say, the "bastid Glock," sharing fewer parts and no magazines with other Glock models. The G36 slide lock is unique.
     
  7. Oldspeed

    Oldspeed Millennium Member

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    Mr. Graham - Do you plan on making your part to fit the G36?
    Thanks
     
  8. T. R. Graham

    T. R. Graham The Glocksmith

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    Not at this time. However, the MGSL can be easily shortened to fit the 36. A dremel or a file will work.
     
  9. Markcuda

    Markcuda A gun a month

    Send me one free, then I will try it and get back with every one on how much more accurate I am.:whistling:
     
  10. Oldspeed

    Oldspeed Millennium Member

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    To modify your part for a G36 approx. how much does it need to be narrowed and where to narrow?
     
  11. T. R. Graham

    T. R. Graham The Glocksmith

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    Not "narrowed", shortened. My MGSL will fit and work in a G36, however the ends of the lock protrude out of the frame. Shorten the lock on either side to fit.
     
  12. T. R. Graham

    T. R. Graham The Glocksmith

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    Thanks for your kind "offer", but I already did over one year of testing of my MGSL before I released it, and have many, many testimonials from satisfied Glock shooters who paid for theirs. :whistling:
     
  13. JJay03

    JJay03 NRA Member

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    Im interested in this part it wouldnt cause any more wear on the barrel would it? Any negatives at all to replacing the stocker with this part?
     
  14. T. R. Graham

    T. R. Graham The Glocksmith

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    No sir. The barrel is harder than the MGSL. In fact, the MGSL "wears-in" to the barrel with firing. Barrel Rockwell C hardness runs 63-67 RC, MGSL hardness runs 32-34 RC.
     
  15. JJay03

    JJay03 NRA Member

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    Thanks for the reply should I call to order?
     
  16. T. R. Graham

    T. R. Graham The Glocksmith

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    PM me and I'll give you contact info on ordering.
     
  17. plainsman

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    His email link didnt work for me, I would like to order the part.
     
  18. JBP55

    JBP55

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    TR Graham-The Glocksmith
    8777 Tallyho Rd. Bldg. 1 Space 1
    Houston,TX. 77061
     
  19. T. R. Graham

    T. R. Graham The Glocksmith

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    Folks, that address is no longer valid. To contact me, send to -

    TR Graham
    PO Box 126422
    Benbrook, TX 76126

    or....

    Email - Grhm458@cs.com

    or just PM me here at Glock Talk.

    Regards,
     
    Last edited: Dec 19, 2010