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TRITIUM EXTRACTOR? BTF gone with style!

Discussion in 'General Glocking' started by Genin, Aug 26, 2013.

  1. Genin

    Genin Designated Left

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    http://www.glockmeister.com/Advance...itium-Extractor-for-40-SW/productinfo/ICSI40/

    Wow. This is definitely some bling to fix BTF. In all seriousness, it does look neat and I am sure is helpful to people whom want a reference at night to see if a round is chambered. May help some erratic ejection too with it being CNC machined (for those with issues that is). I don't personally want one but figured I'd share a new product I just saw.
     
  2. Genin

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    [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W5XYuV-h28w"]Glock extractor - YouTube[/ame]

    Ok had to google it and found this quick vid from the company. Pretty cool idea actually. Almost makes me wish I had a 40.

    *This product was sent to me in an e-mail from Glockmeister in case anyone wonders how I came across it*
     

  3. SCmasterblaster

    SCmasterblaster Millennium Member

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    I'll have to remember this . . . . . . too bad that it is for forties only.
     
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  4. RonS

    RonS Millennium Member

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    OMG, that blurb on the Glockmeister site is hilarious. That must have been written by a 20 year Pentagon veteran with dual degrees in law and engineering. I have never seen tertiary used in a real sentence outside of a budget proposal.

    If I ever build my race gun for open class I want one of those.
     
  5. tager

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    I need it just to get rid of all those "legacy protocols" those things have been bugging me since, since (well for a few seconds or so now anyhow).
     
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  6. stolenphot0

    stolenphot0 RTF2 Addict

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    I don't see the point to this.

    I guess knowing which guns you have loaded and which ones aren't is too difficult? My rule is, if it's being stored in a holster and has a magazine inserted, it's loaded. If it's in a case or rug, with no mag it isn't. I only leave 3 pistols in my carry rotation loaded at a time. All holstered.
     
  7. kodiakpb

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    I'm waiting for the matching tritium mag catch and slide stop lever.
     
  8. Genin

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    Hahahaha, I knew you guys would freaking love this. That being said, I would buy one for fun if the price ever hit around $35.

    I imagine for condition 3 home defense pistol users this would very handy......not exactly going to do a press check at 3AM in the dark to make sure you loaded a round in the chamber. I could see this product working for that specific demographic.
     
  9. cherokeewarrior

    cherokeewarrior NRA Life Member

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    An ingenious solution to another non-existent problem:)
     
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  10. kodiakpb

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    How about tritium on the bottom of a butt plug, so you can locate the magwell and reload at night.
     
  11. OldSchool64

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    That thing is ugly.


    Wouldn't use if it was given to me.


    See no need for tritium indicator.
     
  12. Sigobsessed

    Sigobsessed Ruggedly handsome

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    How about tritium on a spare mag so you can find that in the dark.
     
  13. Bruce M

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    I hope they did not make a couple hundred thousand of them.
     
  14. OldSchool64

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    If they did the price will keep dropping

    Soon enough it'll be a promotional gimmick, free with every order over $100
     
  15. DJ Niner

    DJ Niner Moderator

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    http://www.glocktalk.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1499648

    Post #3.

    In partial support of your theory, I am a retired military veteran and have authored a few budget documents, but have no Law or Engineering degree.



    ^^This sums up my opinion as well.
     
  16. BBMW

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    I bet they'd sell all of them. Lots of people like bling.

    If they deleted the tritium nonsense, and cut the price in half, I'd consider a high quality CNC bar stock replacement for the stock MIM part.

     
  17. Bren

    Bren NRA Life Member

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    I agree about the problem. Not sure how "ingenious" the solution is.
     
  18. AustinTx

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    The point is to move money from your pocket to his.:snoopy:
     
  19. DaBurna

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    Does anyone else see this as a potential problem? I mean, why would you want to put a tritium vial right next to a chamber where a "minor controlled explosion" is going off???:wow::whistling::dunno:

    I'm a big beloved in Mr. Murphy and his PESKY Law.... I just don't really think this is a good idea. Photolumenescent paint maybe... A tritium vial....? I'll pass...
     
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    They won't sell ..... until Larry Vickers puts one on his Glock.