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Matt Williams 05-20-2010 10:01 PM

A question for you Glock experts!!
 
Has anyone heard how many rounds a Glock should be good for? I did not know if it was considered a gun that would last an average persons lifetime or if so many thousand rounds before gun gives out. I have not ever heard what the life expectancy of a Glock is.

Glasshartt 05-20-2010 11:04 PM

The life expectancy of a Glock depends on a lot of variables. Recoil spring assemblies are recommended to be changed about every 3000 rounds. The other springs vary. I do annual inspections on my officer's Glocks and have reference springs to compare to installed ones to. With proper maintenance, Glock says the weapons are "lifetime."

danf_fl 05-20-2010 11:30 PM

As with everything else, proper maintenance is key. For some, 1000 rounds is all they will shoot in their lifetime, some others 100,000, and more for others.

Matt Williams 05-22-2010 01:14 PM

Has your Glock ever worn out?
 
Has anyone had their Glock wear out? I plan to keep my new Glock 19 clean and well lubed as I get more familiar with it so it will last a long time.

carloglock19 05-23-2010 11:32 PM

Hope one day to say I wore mine out not likely though with the exception of the already mentioned parts. I have OCD when it comes to cleaning and maitenance thanks to my dad an Army vet! Enjoy your 19!


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