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Mid size 10mm?

Discussion in 'General Glocking' started by oldjarhead, Aug 14, 2012.

  1. oldjarhead

    oldjarhead

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    Has anyone heard, read or seen any information about Glock ever producing a mid size 10mm? I can't understand why they produce mid size pistols like the Glock 19, 23, and 32 for other caliber models, but not the 10mm?:steamed:
     
  2. dkf

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    They have been producing one for years, it called the G29. Glock may call the G29 a "subcompact" but in reality it is not. The G29 is closer in size to the 19,23 and 32 and it is wider than all 3 to boot.
     
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  3. JBnTX

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    The Glock 29 is exactly the same size as the Glock 30 in barrel
    length, width, length and height.

    The Glock 29 is just a little bit heavier than the Glock 30, due to less metal cut from the barrel.

    The Glock 29 is the mid size 10mm that you're looking for.
     
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    maybe folks want a 10/45 model that don't leave yer pinky flappin' in the wind when you remove the mag,Glocks slacking in that dept.
     
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    How often would you shoot without a mag in? I think that it was smart design on the G30/29 gives you the option to get a 9rnd mag in the g30 but also have the extended grip with the 10 rounders.
     
  6. MartinRiggs1987

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    I agree with everyone above. The Glock 29 is essentially the dimensions of the 19, albeit a bit heavier fully loaded. I'd hold one, see what you think of it, and then decide if something more is needed. The 29 is the "mid-size" option you're looking for.
     
  7. RedHaze

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    Cut from another older thread. It's a G19 vs a G30, but obviously the G29 is the same size as the G30.

    See for yourself, it's certainly not a subcompact.

     
  8. oldjarhead

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    Does the m29 also have the slight grip extension on the ten round mag for the pinky?
     
  9. ghostrider88

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    A single stack like the 36 only a full size grip like the 19/23 would be awesome and call it PERFECTION.
     
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    NO ,its flush with the grip no place for pinky
     
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    there are extensions to make it just like the 30 mag, im not quite sure why they didn't put the extension on it factory like the 30s.
     
  12. JW1178

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    It seems like Glock was heading that way when they came up with the G36, but I think that turned out to be quite a lemon, so they decided to start making the GAP series and then decided to fix what wasn't broken. (4th gen) So now they have to unfix what they broke so I doubt we will see a G40 anytime soon. They don't get their act back together there won't be a Glock to go on.

    I'd like to see some single stack thin framed G36 like guns with the "Glock Perfection" I used to know. Make a single stack thin framed 10mm, and then a series of smaller framed Glocks to give Kahr PX9/40 and the S&W Shield a run for their money.