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How Much Does A Glock Weigh (Loaded and Unloaded Examples)

When choosing a Glock, especially for concealed carry, the weight of the firearm will be a big consideration. Weight impeeds speed as a normal rule. So how much does a Glock weigh? In short, the lightest is the Glock 44 at 358g (465g loaded) and the heaviest is the Glock 20 at 780g (1130g loaded). Most Glocks weigh around 600 …

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Does The Beretta 92fs Have A Decocker

Having a de-cocker is one of the most effective safety features a firearm can have. Whether or not you want or even need one is often a matter of personal preference.  So, does the Beretta 92fs have a de-cocker? Yes! It does have a de-cocker, it can be found at the rear of the gun just underneath the hammer. This …

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Can A Glock Rust

Glocks are known for being indestructible, or at least very rugged. But rust can attack and make unuseable many made items, and one used for self-defense could produce a fatal outcome. So, can a Glock rust? Yes, but they are very resistant to the rusting process, and almost impervious if they are maintained well. Several interior parts such as springs …

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Can A Glock Fire Underwater? – What Happens When You Fire

Glocks have an almost universal reputation for being reliable. They don’t break, they don’t jam, and they rarely fail when fired. But can they fire underwater? The answer may surprise you. So, can a Glock fire underwater? Yes! They can. Glocks can fire underwater relatively easily given the circumstances. So long as the rounds are intact they will still fire. …

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How Accurate Is A Glock 17

The chances are you have at least heard of the Glock 17, even if you have never gotten the opportunity to fire this impressive sidearm yourself. The Glock 17, and all Glocks for that matter, have a reputation for being easy to use and highly accurate.  So, how accurate is the Glock 17? The short answer is very. As handguns …

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Can You Shoot Slugs In A Mossberg 500

Chances are you have used, or certainly seen, a Mossberg 500 at least once in your life. This very famous pump-action shotgun is popular for a reason. It’s reliable, powerful and pretty darn accurate. But, can a Mossberg 500 shoot slugs? So, can you shoot slugs in a Mossberg 500? Yes, the Mossberg is certainly capable of shooting slugs. But, …

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Can A Glock Fire When Dropped?

There is a lot of confusion and misunderstanding surrounding the Glock and its firing/safety mechanisms. The Glock is a far safer gun than many people realize, however it does have some small concerns. But can a Glock fire when dropped? So, can a Glock fire when dropped? No. A Glock is not going to fire when dropped. A Glock has …

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What Glocks Do The Cops Use?

Many people are curious about which Glocks, and other pistols, that the police in America use. America has some of the best-armed police in the world so which pistols they choose to use is a good indicator of quality. This article will not only cover the exact models of Glocks that police in America use, but why.  So, what Glocks …

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Do Holographic Sights Use Batteries

A holographic weapon sight is a non-magnifying sight that allows the user to look through a glass optical window and see a holographic reticle image superimposed on the field of view. The hologram of the reticle, built into the window, is laminated by a laser diode. This laser diode needs the power to illuminate the holographic reticle, this is way …

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A Beginners Guide To Red Dot Sights – What You Need To Know

Advances in electronics and optics have helped shooters strengthen and refine their aim. In particular, red dot sights, also known as red dot optics, are among the most popular options in the market today. They are usually small, electronic sight systems that generate a dot-shaped reticle that serves as a designator for where your rounds should land. The reason why …