Yes the Glock is durable, reliable, dependable, simple and relatively inexpensive which make it beloved by the bean counters and the troops. However, with the rapid advances of other fantastic plastics and Glock clones the same can be said of some other pistols offered on the market today. Where I have seen the Glock unequalled is weight. For the weight conscious like myself the Glock is the lightest of the polymer pistols! Your thoughts?