Posted July 31, 2016. Messages: 13,606 Likes Received: 3,632. Thread Status: Not open for further replies. View All. I have a GLOCK 34 and a GLOCK 24 (.40 S&W). Eric1231. GLOCK PREVIOUS . Looking for the best barrels for your GLOCK 17, 17L and 34 firearm? I have decided on a long slide 9mm. Hi All. Glock ; 17L vs 34 Sign in to follow this . Glock 17L PI1630103 G17L Free Shipping - $567 Hard to get 17L at low price with free shipping! Finally read the FAQs; Classified; 121 posts; Share; Posted July 31, 2016. My experience is that the Gen 3s have better triggers. It was developed and produced in 1998, and compared to the Glock 17, features a 21 mm (0.8 in) longer barrel and slide. Tyrone. Facing In; Back-to-Back; Facing Up; Back View; … martyd, Mar 4, 2008. martyd, Mar 4, 2008. PI1630103 PI1630103 764503301162 . Joined: Jul 11, 2010 Messages: 181 Location: Ohio. Start new topic; Prev; 1; 2; Next; Page 1 of 2 . Glock 17L VS Glock 34 Discussion in 'General Glocking' started by ERdept, Nov 4, 2012. Reply to this topic; Start new topic; Prev; 1; 2; Next; Page 2 of 2 . Glock 34 vs Glock 19. We take a look at the guns in slow motion. That long slide and barrel length, combined with a long sight radius and a good trigger makes the gun blazingly fast. The slide was shortened to fit size constraint rules imposed by certain competitive shooting sanctioning bodies. Glock 43 (G43) Slimline Handgun (great self-defense handgun for women) Glock 45 (G45) Compact Slide, Full Size Frame Handgun (very similar to Glock 19X, but with Gen 5 features).357 SIG . Most 34s are Gen 4 and 17Ls are Gen 3. View All. telli97 Member. Out of stock. This highly-accurate pistol has found widespread use as a competitive pistol for IPSC and other shooting sports, but is also a mainstay in many SWAT teams. The sight radius does make a little difference I think at 25 yds or further. We have the best GLOCK parts at the best prices you'll find online. Are there any differences other than length? G17L vs. G34. 6 0. This one was bought NIB…a current style box. U.S. Jim Watson Member. Even though the gun itself weighs fairly little, the 8-inch plus nDLC finish slide helps to keep the muzzle down. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > 7.62mm.ak47 Member. Each GLOCK delivers on our promise of safety, reliability, and simplicity at an affordable price. I have read that it was discontinued ten years later when it was replaced with the Glock 34, but I tend to believe that Glock continues to manufacture the 17L on an intermittent and irregular basis. The GLOCK 17L is an ideal competition pistol with a long barrel, accurately balanced slide, long sight radius and a slightly lighter trigger pull. Wishlist Login. Both are great pistols, no doubt about it. I've been trying to look around to find the difference between the Glock 34 and the Glock 17L. The right choice is in your hands. Glock 31 (G31) Standard, Full-Size Handgun, … Joined: Apr 24, 2008 Location: NE OHIO. First introduced in 1998, the Glock 34 was the first pistol specifically conceived by the well-known Austrian gunmaker as a competition firearm. when I bought the g34 for my Wife I had been looking for a 17L (for myself), but couldn't find one (I later bought a g24 for myself (6.01" longslide in .40cal) and haven't looked back) if … 0 Cart. Handgun Search; Tabletop Compare; Contribute; Contact; Glock . BTW - I now have 2 17Ls and they will be with me probably till I die. Whisky New Member. 451 Detonics Member. Compare Views. SAFE ACTION ® SYSTEM . Each GLOCK delivers on our promise of safety, reliability, and simplicity at an affordable price. Glock ; 17L vs 34 17L vs 34. It will be for purely range/target use. As we’ve discussed, the longer the sight, the more accurate the gun will fire – usually. However, there are a few things that one is better at than the other. Striker-Fired Competition Pistol . I am currently using an xdm 5.25. By Eric1231, July 31, 2016 in Glock. Thread Status: Not open for further replies. Check out uspsa.org for a complete listing of pistols allowed in USPSA competitiion events. My first Glock was a 17L I bought at a gun show in mint condition in the late 80's for $400. It is similar to its predecessor, the Glock 17L, but with a slightly shorter slide and barrel, to meet the maximum size requirements for many sanctioned action pistol sporting events. Stick with the 17 or 34. Can you all describe the differences in these two models? Glock 34: The Glock 34 is a competition version of the Glock 17. Hemoglobin, Jun 14, 2011 #8. VS. Glock . 1 0 0. Discussion in 'Handguns: Autoloaders' started by telli97, Oct 20, 2006. Followers 0. Thanks telli97, Oct 20, 2006 #1. If you want a big Glock 9mm, these are two of the models to have if you aren't after one of the Baby Glocks. Since then, I've put 15 to 20 K rounds through it. The Glock 17L and the Glock 34. The 17L and the 24 are somewhat rare, GLOCK occasionally will make a small run of one or the other. Technology. Barrel Length 153 mm | 6.02 inch. There would be more holster options for the 34. Joined: Apr 4, 2005 Messages: 76 Location: Illinois. The 24 has a 6" barrel like the 17L. I am planning on purchasing a kit from 80pbuilder. The GLOCK 34 Gen 5 absolutely hums along in fast fire. Eric1231. Jun 10, 2013 #3 . While the Glock 34 Gen 4 builds on the Glock 17 design by lengthening the gun and slide by 20 mm, the Glock 17L takes things one step further by lengthening the gun by an additional 21 mm (to 243 mm in total length). Why----was there problems? The Glock 34 was born from the need to shorten the slide of the Glock 17L. GLOCK GEN 4 PROBLEMS. Messages: 4,157 Likes Received: 31. The dimensions used mysteriously follow the classic 1911 pistol. Montgomery, Tx . Pictured above is my USP Elite .45 and below is my Glock 34 9mm Both wear Meprolight adjustable, tritium dot, rear sights. Glock 34 vs. Glock 17L Discussion in 'What Glock Should I Get' started by HairTrigger, May 14, 2012. The G34 and G35 came about as guns that offered more barrel length and sight radius than their G17 and G22 counterparts while fitting the size requirements for IDPA and USPSA production, the 17L and G24 were too long for those games. ronin.45. Sure thing, an earlier sport shooting-oriented model – the Glock 17L, now a limited-production only item – had been available ever since the year 1988, but it wasn't really much more than a longslide version of the baseline Glock 17. The Leading Glock Discussion Forum - GlockForum. Does the 34 present better? May 14, 2012 #1 . Menu . The sight radius helps me and they are harder to come by. America's Ultimate Shooting Sports Discounter Search field desktop. As the grip and frame profile is now a little slimmer, Glock had to reshape the slide’s internal design. 895 0. Joined: Oct 20, 2009 Location: Eastern NC. Thread Tools. Discussion in 'Handguns: Autoloaders' started by 7.62mm.ak47, Apr 20, 2011. Recommended Posts. It is a highly accurate pistol designed for competition, like IPSC, and other shooting sports, but it is also a mainstay of many SWAT teams. Overall is the Glock 34 worth the little extra money?-If it's for a "keep it mostly stock" shooter or for possible entry level competition, then I say yes, it is. I bought a G34 about a year ago. I don't carry it. I feel like I'd be compromising getting the 34 since I want a 17L. Capacity Standard: 17. The extra weight out there works for me too. JesseA said: ↑ I plan on buying one of the two this Saturday at the Gun Show in Tulsa, … Is the 17L more accurate because of the longer barrel and sight radius? Does the Glock 34 let in a bunch of crud on top?-Never been a problem, but it is possible if you throw it on the ground and roll it around in the mud, sure. Is one geared towards competition? Customary Metric . G34 Gen 5 MOS. Gen 1-3 These parts are great for completing your custom slide. System Safe Action ® Mag. G17L. HairTrigger New Member. The Glock G34 has an extended barrel, longer slide dimensions, and elongated distance between sights. Which one should I go with? Striker-Fired Competition Pistol *Buying ammo from LuckyGunner.com helps support HandgunHero. Thread starter kimbercollector; Start date Sep 8, 2012; kimbercollector New Member. The 17L is $800 Glock 34 is $600 I found out that the 17L is not made anymore. The only real difference between the 17L and 34 is the barrel length, 6.02 vs. 5.43 inches. Trade Seller. Old_Brewer New Member. UPC: 764503301162; MPN: PI1630103; Family Firearms Compare prices for this product 5571 . Optional: 19 / 24 / 31 / 33. Technical Data Caliber 9 mm Luger. I am thinking about picking up a glock for 3 gun/ uspsa limited minor . By Eric1231, July 31, 2016 in Glock. 17L vs 34. I was hoping that you guys could give a bit more information about the differences. GLOCK 17 GEN 5 9MM PISTOL The new Generation 5 Glock 17 S/A Pistol 9mm Part … Print; Page 2 of 3 < Prev 1 2 3 Next > Nov 6, 2012 #21 . Compare the dimensions and specs of Glock G17L and Glock G34 Gen 5 MOS. I just shoot. The 17L will not fit into the measuring box in USPSA. ecmills said: ↑ The 17L and … Dealer/Range Locator; Store; Professionals ; PISTOLS Pistols. I saw a 32 round clip for the glock, Thats is great for me. Glock 9mm 17 Gen 5 Semi-Auto Pistol (R/H) - New (3) New. Glock 34 (G34) Modern Competition Handgun (similar to, but slightly shorter than the Glock 17L), Available in 3rd, 4th, in 5th Generation Models. Get the performance parts you need at the best price your going to find from a Veteran Owned Shop. This will be my first 80% Glock build. The barrel itself is actually 5.31”, about 1/3rd of an inch longer than a full-sized Colt 1911. Recommended Posts. For the Fastest Delivery, Select Express Shipping at Checkout. Jun 22, … I didn't see the need for the shark fin out front so I elected to use the MMC .185" tall front in place of the .305" Mepro front. People talk about Glocks as soft shooting - but does the Glock 34 recoil less than the Glock 17? Share . Tags: glock 17; glock 34; Thread Tools. The Glock G34 (or Glock 34) is designed for the greatest accuracy for target engagement. Rating - 100%. Also any in stock glock is free shipping till end of month! toshbar Timber Baron. 14 0 0. Manufactured Slide Upper Parts Kit For Glock 19, 17, 26, 34, 17L Gen 1-3 These fit glock 19,17,26,34. I think the 17L is more of a "rare" type of Glock and that's why I bought it over the 34. chuckds, Jun 10, 2013. chuckds, Jun 10, 2013. How does the recoil impulse compare between the two? 6 months ago . The GLOCK 34 Gen4 in MOS configuration combines an extended barrel and slide and elongated distance between sights with the MOS concept, making it easy to mount a reflex sight on the pistol’s slide… £635 US$869/€726. Feb 15, 2010 #18 . the Glock has a Mepro tritium front while the USP has an MMC tritium front. Due to High Order Volumes, Expect Delays in Processing Orders. Glock's reasoning, as efficient as their handguns, was that there was no need to continue importing the Glock 17Ls in the same quantity, … Too bad they discontinued it. Mar 5, 2008 #2 . 6 1 7. Glock 17L vs. 34. Dec 13, 2011 #4 canav844 Expert. Comparing Gen 3 … BTW, my game gun is the Glock 34. randyc74, Feb 15, 2010. randyc74, Feb 15, 2010. Glock 17L vs Glock 34. 17L. Build that new Polymer80 build with our slide build kit & save money. Ultimately, the on-paper battle of Glock 34 vs Glock 17 comes down to what your intended purpose for the gun is. 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