The handgun market has been dominated by Glock’s polymer frame. They have played a part in totally redefining what dependability in a firearm is supposed to mean for law execution, shooting enthusiasts, concealed carry permit holders, and home guards alike. While the whole Glock 19X design has not been considerably changed from the model of original Glock’s (for numerous decent motives), there are certainly a number of slight changes that were made to this new crossover model of the Glock 19 which is certain to better the shooting experience.
Major changes that Glock has done to their Glock 19X
- Crossover of Glock 19 slide and Glock 17 frame
- Coyote brown colored slide and frame
- Removal of the finger grooves on the front strap
- Ambidextrous slide release
- Improved slide coating with high corrosion resistance
- Lanyard loop on backstrap
- Beveled front slide and front of the frame
- Standard metal night sights
- New Glock marksman barrel
- Enlarged magazine release
Overall specs and dimensions of the Glock 19X
The Glock 19X contains:
Length: 7.44 inches
Caliber: 9×19 (rated for +P ammunition)
Height: 5.47 inches
Length between sights: 5.94 inches
- Width: 1.30 inches
- Barrel Length: 4.02 inches
- Weight unloaded: 24.83 ounces
- Weight loaded:31.39 ounces
- Trigger Travel: .49 inches
- Trigger Pull: 5.8 pounds
- Barrel Rifling: Improved Hexagonal Outline with right-handed twist
- Magazine Volume: 17/19: comes standard with two 19 round magazines and one 17 round magazine
- Length of Twist: 9.84 inches
It also typically comes with one magazine loader, 4 matching backstraps, one cleaning rod and bore brush , and an owner’s manual, all packaged in Glock’s padded coyote-colored solid case
Glock 19X Review
Any experienced shooter conversant with the present handgun market can tell that the Glock 19X feels like additional Glock. Nevertheless, what they may not tell just by holding this gun is that this precise Glock fires significantly better than all other previous Glock generations.
The removal of the finger channels on the front strip makes for a much more compact grip (particularly for individuals with thicker limbs and fingers that don’t fairly fit into the cut-out finger channels of previous versions of Glock pistols). The entire hold of a typical Glock 17 escorted with the compact Glock 19 slide types for a very balanced and effortlessly controlled firing experience.
As stated by Glock, their novel marksman barrel accompanied by their changes noticeable on the external frame of the gun is said to enhance accuracy, control, durability, flexibility, and performance, control, which was certainly noticeable when firing rounds downrange. Management of the recoil is not a problem whatsoever.
Although the Glock 19X is a great full-size firearm, it would definitely be considerably hard for some concealed carry license holders to fully cover. Its thick slide, full-size clutch, and thick frame make for a trickier carrying experience. Irrespective of concealability, the Glock 19X is a game-changer with many diverse applications that are right for all shooting purposes and levels of shooters.
Additional Accessories That Can Make The Glock 19 Better
The following are some things that can be added to the Glock 19 to make it better:
- Night Sights: Although the stock sights your Glock possesses are fine for range shooting during the day, night sights will assist you to line up that mark more effortlessly at night. Night sights are usually glowing green dots, instead of the stock white sights.
- Customized Lights: If you’re only using your firearm for firing at the range, light may not be essential. Nevertheless, if you want to have your firearm for home security, investing in a light is advisable.
- Gen 4 Compensator: Both Special-Ops forces and competition shooters regularly require to operate the slide with one hand; consequently, they greatly benefit from this feature.
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