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Default Glock 42

Until recently was never a Glock guy. Sig pistols and Colt revolvers with a couple of Colt pistols mixed in.

But I really like the way the G42 fits in my hand. Nice and light too. Lighter and not as bulky as my Gen 1 S/S Colt Mustang Pocketlight .380

Anyone else procure a G42 yet ? Comments, thoughts ?

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Sweet little gun, shoots like a dream for its size. Waiting to get my hands on the 43 and pass off the 42 to the gf.
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How much $$ ?

I have an LCP which I like, but thinking about going to a single action
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Not sure about glocks. The proof is in the pudding. On the for sale pages of Facebook and Northeastshooters.com.. There are tons of blocks always for sale.
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I bought one to replace a P3AT about 6 months ago.

It's a great shooting little gun and I've had no issues with mine.
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I'm holding out for a 43 to replace my p3at
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Originally Posted by andyp262 View Post
I'm holding out for a 43 to replace my p3at
The G43 is slightly larger. Single stack 9mm.

I have quite a few friends with the LCP and they're giving them up for the G42.
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Originally Posted by Squidd Vicious View Post
The G43 is slightly larger. Single stack 9mm.

I have quite a few friends with the LCP and they're giving them up for the G42.
I can't see it. 380 isn't much for stopping. 9mm is the minimum I'd carry. Not that much more of a pain to carry.
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Originally Posted by dell30rb View Post
How much $$ ?

I have an LCP which I like, but thinking about going to a single action
Depends where you are and other factors. LEO around $315

Others in non-gun friendly states who are non LEO will pay a full freight price around $500 (so I am told).
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Have had the g43 since April. Installed ghost pro connector to reduce trigger weight and shoots like a dream. Have dropped about 500 rounds thru it of various brands of ammo and was enough to know it's ready to carry. Congrats on the 42 plenty of power.
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Originally Posted by onrecess View Post
I can't see it. 380 isn't much for stopping. 9mm is the minimum I'd carry. Not that much more of a pain to carry.
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I carry a 23. Absolutely love it. Hundreds and hundreds of flawless rounds thru it. Been thinking of getting the 43 to replace my LCR when I want more discretion.
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I like the 42 better than my Sig P238. I put 500 rounds through the glock with no misfeeds or malfunctions last week.

The Sig replaced a Keltec which was a hunk of shit.
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I have been looking at one also and really like it I already have a S&W Bodyguard 380 I like the smaller frame for pocket carry and either would work great in a sneaky Pete holster that's what i have my body guard in

Unlike one post I would not be worried about it being a 380 as apposed to 9mm
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How does that fit in a pocket compared to a LCP or P3AT?

A .380 cal pistol should fit in the pocket nicely, otherwise go bigger.
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So G42=.380 and
G43= 9mm

Both single stacks. I checked out the 43 in gun shop and do like it. Got to see what holsters (IWB) are available first, but might get one. I'm more of a 9mm guy, but .380 is fine.
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40 cal is least I carry. That is a sweet one but not for me.

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