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New (to me G36)

Discussion in 'Thin to Win - G36 Club' started by tankermw, Mar 5, 2011.


  1. tankermw

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    I recently got a use 36. My first trip to the range had me doubting my purchase. I had 10 or so times when the slide locked to the rear on a live round. At first I thought "maybe" its me. Next trip to the range and the same thing. Long story short, I had the slide stop replaced & it has been flawless for several 100 rounds since. I have a 19 & a 23, but the 36 is by FAR my favorite! It has become my primary CCW.
     

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  2. ldmtulsa

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    Glad to hear you got it working. I love my 36.
     

  3. deeHKman

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    Congrats, and that just a great reason to have Glocks they can be worked on my the owner. But Great job finding and making your on repairs.
     
  4. jbclark187

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    With the slim frame.. Some people have some trouble getting their thumb too close to the slide lock, could have been part of your problem. Glad youve gotten it running.

    I also carry mine everyday and have 500+ flawless rounds down the pipe. Perfect CC weapon.
     
  5. 07 ultra

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    I have a new G36 and can't get to the range to fire it. However I have had a G17 some years ago and it ran flawlessly. For my G36 I carry in a Cross Breed Super Tuck. It is very comfortable and after awhile you forget your carrying. What holster do you use?
     
  6. tankermw

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    I use the hooker holster from Alabama Holsters. Best $ 50 I ever spent.
     
  7. tankermw

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    It is the most comfortable IWB holster I own. BY FAR.