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Old 02-26-2012, 07:57 PM   #1
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Default markings on barrel of new gen 3 Glock 19

any body have a clue. this is stock from glock barrel. [ATTACH][ATTACH]dscn0091.jpg

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Old 02-27-2012, 08:19 PM   #2
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Appears to be a stenographic dot matrix code to most likely identify your gun model, serial number and date of manufacture.

Its actually been done on printers for a while. Most lasers will print a matrix in light yellow ink so if counterfeit money, currency etc is printed, the matrix will tell similar information.

Just a guess though


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does your barrel have the same serial number as the is on the frame ??? if it does then its a stock barrel
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I am interested in this too. All 3 of my gen 3's have this. Anybody know for sure what this is?
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does your barrel have the same serial number as the is on the frame ??? if it does then its a stock barrel
yes i got it nib befor christmas with the 2 spent shells
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It is braille. Glock employs visually impaired assemblers. This is how they identify the proper barrel.


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It is braille. Glock employs visually impaired assemblers. This is how they identify the proper barrel.

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Lmao, sounds plausible for employees, wouldn't be suprised if it was the same guys shooting next to me at the range lastweekend. They creased the wall on their right, then actually hit my target and I was on their left. They apologized, but I still packed up and left. Crazy.
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It is braille. Glock employs visually impaired assemblers. This is how they identify the proper barrel.


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Braille on a handgun...that would be hilarious were it true. Kind of like the 1st time I saw a drive through window on a liquor store while stationed at FT Campbell KY.

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