Is this something a police officer might question? Such merchandise may not be produced anymore, and the new old stock may represent the only current market source of a particular item. A routine maintenance check after each time the pistol has been taken out and used would immediately indicate if there is a problem. It has an extractor with no dip on the top but has casting sprue marks. I am sure you can get an explanation, this place is pretty kind on modding things, but, there are rules! Remember if you live in the U. I wasn't aware the other calibers were having the same issue but it makes sense I mean I rarely keep up with any.
Make sure all three serial numbers on the pistol match exactly. Pardon me for my noob question, but I've out of the shooting scene for quite a while and have not paid much attention to this. Fired about 800 rounds so far with no issues. Thanks for visiting and we hope you become a regular! If you wanted to track the serial numbers you would have to call the manufacturer of the aftermarket parts. Originally posted by trozau The 3 letters represent the barrel test fire date code: The first letter is for the month: E. Glock said labels printed out first.
What is a J serial number? My dads a cop and found some guy with a glock slide and barrel in. I really like the 19 as it fits my hand great and handles very well. My Airborne buddy, I caution you about removing serial numbers. Just call Glock an give them the serial number and they can tell you the exact date it was assemble in Georgia. Dec The last two letters are for the year: O. I bought this from a dealer that told me its a police trade in from College Station, Texas.Next
Others are on the rear of the frame, above the gun's grip. There are no finger grooves, it has a straight ejector, and the extractor has no loaded chamber indicator on it. Sometimes they aren't even numbered from the factory. Unfortunately lots of firearms manufacturers are like this now a days , they try to save money where they can and cut corners, which in turn affects reliability. What do Glock serial numbers mean? Ammo makes no difference at all.Next
The above was directly stolen from wikipedia. To contact Glock Corporation to directly ask about a specific serial number call 770 432-1202 or toll free at 866 225-4098 Serial s and Other Markings Quick Guide My Glock has serial number xxxyyy, when was it made? Remember the arrest is probable cause. It might be within the power of an administrator to make such a change, or it might have been done by the forum software in a text processing script to delete an external reference to another forum? On my one and only traffic stop in the 8 years I've been a concealed carrier, the officer took my weapon and ran the serial. Where can I get my Glock slide engraved? Rather just drill the numbers off. That's exactly why I am looking into it first. He is a 26-year veteran of the U.Next
I have not fired it since doing this. Unfortunately, Glock has not published a list. Plus, it would be nice to know just how old this guy is. Technical Bulletin 920403 April 1, 1992 Glock, Inc. It came with a thread protector, so rather than changing the barrel in and out, I just carry the threaded barrel with thread protector on when I concealed carry my Glock 19. It wasn't til I got active on some forums and reading things on the web til I realized this may not have been standard procedure. Locking block, trigger bar, connector all black.Next
The extractor came out with a little effort. I ordered and installed a Lone Wolf. Three letters precede three numbers on a plate forward of the trigger guard on the underside of the polymer frame. When I make a change I always make a note of explanation, except in the case of this demonstration. Now I'm going to try to confirm. I'm going to try to buy the new Gen4 ejector and see if that fixes the ejection problems I have.Next
Format is 3 letter serial prefix i. Its had a couple F2E's in the first 200rds and not at all after that but I traced it back to one particular magazine. I'm having a real hard time wanting to keep this until I can get a hold of an Apex extractor. I'm still holding out for the Apex extractor. I don't quite trust it yet, but this is going well so far. I'd like to remove those numbers if that is legal. Much older G17 bought in 2004 with no problems, wierd ejections etc.Next
You may notice that this thread has changed owners. My G23 has been in a safe and has not been fired in almost 10 years. The replacement frames will have identical serial numbers to our customer's original firearm except the numeral 1 will be added as a prefix. I could have seen her questioning the serial number discrepancy between the barrel and the lower frame. The ejection pattern seemed random but I had no brass to the face. With much of the newly designed pistol made of lightweight but extremely durable polymers, the Glock soon developed a reputation as a handgun that was accurate, tough and never failed when needed. And yes, at the end of the day, one might be vindicated in court but you might not.Next