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The Beavertails are coming!!

Discussion in 'General Glocking' started by Police Marksman, Mar 8, 2013.

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  1. Police Marksman

    Police Marksman

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    I have been told by a reliable source that soon all Glock Gen4s will be shipped with a beavertail grip piece.

    You will be able to order the beavertails separately for existing Gen4s.
     
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    Source? Also, how soon is 'soon'?
     

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    You can already buy the beaver tail grip online...I like my talon grip too much to change.

    Nexus4
     
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    You can't use it in SSP or Production.

    But, once it is standard equipment from the pistol's manufacturer, you will.
     
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    I assumed they already did...the G19 I purchased several weeks ago had it included. And, I've seen posts that others had them as well.
     
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    The beavertail back straps are shipping with new standard (including the GLOCK 20 and 21) and compact models in Gen4. I haven't heard any news about whether they are shipping with subcompacts (though I would like to find out); I would think that they would be particularly useful for some people with the GLOCK 29 and 30 since they are around the size of the compact GLOCKs. From what I have heard here and later confirmed by calling GLOCK, with new GLOCKs you get a medium back strap, large back strap, medium beavertail back strap, and large beavertail back strap.

    The beavertail kits have already started to show up on the GLOCK Armorer's parts list as parts 30818 (for the standard-standard size GLOCKs; 17, 22, 31, 34, 35, and 37) and 30819 (for the large-standard frame GLOCKs; 20, 21).
     
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    great... i just bought the gripforce one last night to try it out and i didnt like how it doesnt cover the full grip the way the factory ones go in...
    oh well.
    any clue where i can buy one for my gen 4 g17?
     
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    Just put a G21 Gen4 FDE in layaway mon. And it has two beavertail backstraps along with the two standard backstraps
     
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    Willfulone CCA Corvette

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    Not being sold independently yet...

    Will
     
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    Willfulone CCA Corvette

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    Take some 1000 grit sand paper and sand the inside and
    outside edges.

    I worked the inside edges and it fits really nice.
    I like how it changes the grip angle


    Will
     
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    You can order them from glock. go online and print out the non armorors parts list. they are $16 per set. I ordered a set for my 34 and 21 today.
     
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    I don't think so. I have been looking for one since I saw them for a first time 2 years back.
    I will greatly appreciate if you can post a link to a site that sell Glock factory beavertails for gen4, TIA.
     
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    Ive been shooting Glocks since they came out and never had slide bite.
     
  15. Pepiot

    Pepiot Yippee ki-yay...

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    Why? Join a gym if your gettn slide bite from a glock.
     
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    I never have either. But what's your point?
     
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    Top Gun Supply has them from a 3rd party vendor
     
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    GI Joe, is that you?
     
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    Me neither. I think the point is, why does anyone need to add a beavertail to a Glock. This is the first that I've ever seen about that problem. The wounded hand looks like it just came off a 1911, without a beavertail.
     
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