How Long Does A Glock 19 Last?

What generation Glock 19 is the best?

Rounding out the Glock 19 generations, the Gen 5 is the newest of the new.

Perfect for that gun owner who has to have the latest and greatest, the Gen 5 saw the return of a straight grip, no finger grooves, in addition to kicking up some internal features that smooth out the overall operation..

Why? Essentially, the Glock 19 is one of the popular form factors for the concealed carry markets because it is affordable, reliable, and has all the right characteristics for an inside the waistband concealed carry holster. Let’s go over the characteristics that make the Glock 19 ideal for concealed carry.

Is it bad to dry fire a Glock 19?

It’s ok to dry fire your GLOCK pistol, but we recommend using a snap cap or dummy round if you will be dry firing for a long period of time.

How many rounds will a Glock 19 last?

Okay, full disclosure: the 80,000-round count is for my two Glock 19 Gen 4s. I got my first Glock 19 Gen 4 in December of 2013. In less than 2 years I had ~55,000 rounds through it and figured I’d better get a backup.

How long will a Glock frame last?

53 years53 years for Glocks. It’s 52 years for XD’s and S&W’s.

What parts wear out on a Glock?

There are a handful of Glock pistol components that wear out faster than the others and require regular replacement. These include the recoil spring assembly, the trigger spring, the slide lock spring, and the magazine catch spring. The recoil spring is the backbone of your pistol.