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My new EDC gun... The mighty G20

Discussion in 'The 10 Ring' started by chuck11976, Nov 19, 2012.

  1. chuck11976

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    I traded away my G39 and got the G20. I was a bit skeptical going from the baby GAP to a full size powerhouse like the 20. However, I don't have a single regret. I love this gun! Carrying daily is nowhere near the issue I thought it was going to be. In fact, I really don't notice that much of a difference, honestly. I carry iwb at 3 o'clock with a MIC holster and it's awesome. I carried my G39 that way for over a year. At the range, I was yet again surprised. The recoil, while a bit jumpier, is not difficult to manage at all. In fact, I am far more accurate with my 20. I used Underwood 155s so they were definitely hot loads. All in all, I am very pleased with my transition to the G20 and I really don't see myself owning a baby Glock again. Compact size is the smallest I would go at this point. So, what to get next?
     

  2. cowboywannabe

    cowboywannabe you savvy?

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    the G20 with a true 10mm load is the real deal, but most folks cant handle 10mm power nor a full size gun so they carry smaller guns with weaker ammo...its hard enough to get folks to carry a gun of any sorts let alone a duty sized weapon.
     
  3. Awesome choice!

    Since buying my G29SF and soon thereafter my G20SF, I rarely carry anything else. It's finally cold enough here for outerwear that will conceal the G20, so it's been getting a lot of road time too. Just ran my first ever home made 10mm rounds through her on the range the other day. Holy crap! But I still have my fingers and no damage to the gun. WooHoo!

    Congrats OP. the 10 is pretty much the "Do Everything" caliber.
     
  4. dbcooper

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    I tote my 20sf in an IWB daily. When I first started carrying way back when It was a full size 1911 IWB so I just got used to carrying a full size weapon.

    A pretty smart fella once said " carrying a gun should be comforting, not comfortable."
     
  5. Atomic Punk

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    G20C was my first pistol in '08 carry it daily. awesome gun. borrowed my wifes G29 for a bit while glock was re finishing my slide, but as soon as i could i got mine back in its holster.
     
  6. sgtbones

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    Carry my Glock 20 daily also, iwb crossbreed super tuck. I have a g29 also, it is like shooting a magnum, still carry it also. i like the 20 better.
     
    Last edited: Nov 20, 2012
  7. Angry Fist

    Angry Fist The Original® Lifetime Member

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  8. nickE10mm

    nickE10mm F.S.F.O.S.

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    Good choice!

    I carried my G20SF during the cooler months 24/7, but since moved to my G29SF because I had to sell one of my Glock 10's and needed something I could carry in the cummer AND winter.

    Enjoy that sweet pistola!
     
  9. ModGlock17

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    I have both, but I carry a G29 with a 4.5" (?) aftermarket barrel. I'd get approximately the same speed as the stock G20, but it feels a lot lighter while packing the same punch.

    My G20 now have a 6" barrel.

    Then if I can get to my car... oh baby!
     
  10. Wolf Spyder

    Wolf Spyder Gun Activist

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    I think we are the Dark Side of the dark side....

    Welcome to the Glock 20 EDC club.

    [​IMG]



     
  11. sgtbones

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    Wolf i love seeing pictures of your EDC. I started carrying 3 extra mags, I have to work my way up to the fourth.:cool:
     
  12. JimIsland

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    Enjoy that G20. It's a stud for sure....love mine!!
     
  13. Got rid of g39

    Got a g20

    That is the ultimate definition of "win-win situation"!!!
     
  14. blastfact

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    Welcome to the G20. When you live with the King of Glocks. You live very good indeed. :)
     
  15. Java Junky

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    Great!
    You just sealed my fate.
    'Been seriously considering a 20 for a couple of months.
    Wear it in good health chuck.
     
  16. alwaysshootin

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    Great choice on the G20. Any other carry firearm, is a lesser gun! And yes, I am aware, that a Dessert Eagle is more.:supergrin:
     
  17. Angry Fist

    Angry Fist The Original® Lifetime Member

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    You'll need one helluva rig to carry all the mags he has.