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Talk me out of a FDE G17...

Discussion in 'General Glocking' started by J.Kill, Apr 25, 2012.

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  1. J.Kill

    J.Kill

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    I've never really contemplated owning a G17... But I was checking out a Gen4 FDE 17 today... And now I kinda want it.

    I don't really like full size handguns... But the gen 4 felt much better to me than the gen 3's do.

    I currently own a gen 3 19 and a 27 (EXO).

    Thoughts?

    Talk me in... or out of owning a 17.
     
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  3. Wade-19

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    Uhhhhm no can do. I bought one last week.
     
  4. Falcon78

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    Okay.

    Buy a 26 instead.
     
  5. JTSmith

    JTSmith Œgfdrïńëçł

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    They look like dewdew. They are so ugly, they actually make OD look acceptable.
     
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    I love my 17. It's one of my favorite pistols, and I'd love to have one of the FDE variants.

    You won't regret it.
     
  7. bustedknee

    bustedknee The Snowflakes have invaded GT

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    I've seen that color somewhere before.









    Now I remember, it came out of the bottom of a baby.

    We didn't call it FDE, we called it poop.


    But a normal G17? You neeeed one.
     
  8. surfdog

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    Did it look anything like this one?

    If so... Buy it! :supergrin:


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    Everyone "needs" a G17!:supergrin:
     
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    I get the G17 part but don't have any desire to own the FDE version. Maybe I'm missing something but the greens and browns look goofy. Just my opinion.
     
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    I can't. I want one too. ;)
     
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    Folsom_Prison Brew Crew

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    GUN FREAK83 NRA member

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    im gonna get one if they make it in a 26
     
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    Icelander513 rocket surgeon

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    WarEagle 1 Taco Tuesday

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    It's a must buy. I was in the store looking for a G34, but I saw this gun and immediately bypassed the G34. I told the salesman to pack it up and get the paperwork ready before I even held it. My wife just sat there and rolled her eyes.....here we go again. LOL

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    You want to buy it then sell it to me at half off
     
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    I don't really care for this shade of FDE (based on the pics), I'd just get black.
     
  19. TSAX

    TSAX USAF Vet

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    Get it or buy a regular one and duracoat (paint) it.






    :50cal:
     
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    TSA, how long does the duracoat usually last before you need to re paint it?