Brown Glock

Brown Glock 19

Lipsey’s worked out a deal for a special run of brown Glock pistols.  Well, brown is too plain a term.  Technically, they are “flat, dark earth” colored. Regardless on what color you call them, you can now get a special run Glock 17, 19, 21, 22 or 23 in either Gen 3 or Gen 4 […]

Former Glock CEO Convicted on Racketeering, Theft Charges

Former Glock CEO Paul Jannuzzo was found guilty of racketeering and theft of a firearm according to the Atlanta Journal Constitution.  Jannuzzo can be sentenced up to 30 years in prison. According to the AJC, Jannuzzo and Peter Manown, another former Glock executive, allegedly stole millions of dollars from the company between 1991 and 2003.

Gen 4 Glock 21

Gen4 Glock 21

The Gen 4 Glock 21 is now a reality.  The Glock 21 is one of the more discussed models from the company:  on the one hand, it gives the shooter 13+1 rounds of the powerful .45 ACP to handle whatever threat may present itself.  On the other hand, the gun is noticeably thicker than other Glock models, […]

Crimson Trace Lasergrips for Gen 4 Glock Pistols

Crimson Trace Lasergrips Gen4 Glock

Crimson Trace announced a new set of Lasergrips for the Gen 4 Glock 9mm and .40 S&W pistols.  The new Lasergrips will work with all sizes (subcompact, compact and full) of Glock handguns as long as they are the Gen 4 versions. The new Lasergrips simply attach over the backstrap of the Gen 4 Glocks. […]

Delta Force and the Glock

Delta Force Glock

The following e-mail was forwarded to me by Gunner, a fellow blogger over at Gunner’s Journal.  Gunner is a 1911 expert and has contacts with various people who spent some time in the Special Forces community, including Delta Force. A lot of what Delta does is understandably secret, and there have been much debate about […]

Glock Gen4 Recoil Spring Recall

Gen 4 Glock Recall

Glock issued an announcement about a voluntary recall or exchange program for the recoil spring assembly on all of Gen4 pistols sold before July 22, 2011.  In the announcement sent out to Glock armorers, the company stated their product development team modified “various elements” of the recoil spring assemblies to “…ensure each pistol’s performance meets the […]

Gen 4 Glock 37 For Sale in September


The Gen 4 Glock 37 should be ready for sale in September according to industry sources.  The model 37 is the latest in the Glock line to receive the Gen 4 treatment that includes, among other things, and adjustable size grip.  Other Gen 4 Glock pistols already for sale or announced are the 17, 19, […]

Gen4 Glock 19 Now Shipping

Gen4 Glock 19

The much-anticipated Glock 19 Gen 4 pistols are now shipping. The Gen4 Glock pistols were officially introduced at the 2010 SHOT Show in the full-size models 17 and 22.  The Glock 19 is extremely popular for concealed carry, and many people have been eagerly awaiting the arrival of the Gen4 version. A GunsHolstersAndGear reader sent […]

Glock RTF2 Second Impression


I caught a bit of heat after the 2009 SHOT Show when I posted that I was not impressed by the third generation Glock pistols with the RTF2 texture.  I didn’t much like the texture, nor did I think the groovy design of the crescent moon slide serrations did much for the user. Recently, I […]

Gen 4 Glock in .45

During the 2010 SHOT Show, I met with a Glock sales rep who told me about a unique Gen 4 Glock pistol being made in .45 GAP for the Florida Highway Patrol.  This pistol has not been announced, and may not even see regular production.  However, approximately 3000 are being made for FHP. Read the […]

Dennis Tueller Describes the Gen 4 Glock Pistols

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The Generation 4 Glock pistols are almost here. As the 2010 SHOT Show approaches, information and photos have leaked regarding what new features the Glocks will have.  Glock, of course, has not officially commented. Dennis Tueller confirmed several of my prognostications and other information in the December 25 edition of the Handgun Podcast. Tueller was […]