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The MATRIX Update

The MATRIX Update

Part of the value of being a GCA member is access to the Matrix. The Matrix is a list of all first run upon introduction pistol prefixes and serial...
2020 GLOCK Annual

2020 GLOCK Annual & 2020 GLOCK Buyer's Guide Combo

Get a new copy of the 2020 GLOCK Annual and the new 2020 GLOCK Buyer's Guide.
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GLOCK Retro P80 in Jan./Feb. Combat Handguns

I still get jazzed when one of my stories makes the cover and I'm especially pleased with GLOCK and Lipsey's reintroduction of the P80. This is ess...
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2020 Fall/Winter Membership Promotion

GLOCK Sling Backpack with the G44 logo (which makes this a rare GLOCK pack), a GLOCK Range Kit with ear and eye protection, and a GLOCK hat with the US flag.
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GLOCK Releases Five Gen5 .40 Caliber Pistols

GLOCK hasn't issued a press release, but go to the GLOCK US website and you will see five new GLOCK Gen 5 40 caliber pistols. The new Gen5 40 cali...
2020 Glock Buyers Guide

2020 GLOCK Buyer's Guide

The 2020 GLOCK Buyers Guide contains all the pistol specifications on GLOCK pistols manufactured in 2020. Buy now.
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U.S. Coast Guard Selects GLOCK Pistols

The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) has selected and begun fielding GLOCK G19 Gen 5 MOS pistols after a thorough review of testing results. According to J...
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Why Is the GLOCK 17 Called 17?

Why Is the GLOCK 17 Called 17? The GLOCK 17 was named after the number patent filed by Mr. Glock during the development of the pistol.
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New GLOCK P80 Pistol

New GLOCK P80 PistolGLOCK announced today the launch of the new--actually old new--Pistole 80. The GLOCK P80 is the pistol where it all began. This...
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GLOCK P80 vs G17

What's the difference between the GLOCK P80 and G17? The P80 is the model name given to the GLOCK 17 by the Austrian Military. The P80 or Pistol...
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GLOCK 43X and GLOCK 48 MOS Models Introduced

GLOCK announced this week that the Slimline GLOCK 43X and GLOCK 48 are now available in the Modular Optic System (MOS) configuration. The G43X and ...
Is it safe to carry a Glock with a round in the chamber?

Is it safe to carry a GLOCK with a round in the chamber?

A GLOCK is a striker fired pistol with about a 5.5-pound OEM trigger pull that has incorporated into the trigger--in the form of a lever--and when ...