Glock Teasing New SMALLER G42 Pistol

Glock Teasing New SMALLER G42 Pistol

By Steve Johnson

Glock are allegedly running the above advertisement teasing a new smaller pistol called the G42. This raises two questions. Firstly, what is this new pistol? Secondly, were are the G40 and G41 (Glock model numbers are sequential)?

If I had to make an educated guess, I would say the G42 will either be a slim-framed single stack 9mm pistol or a US-manufactured .380 ACP pistol. Glock’s line of .380 ACP pistols can only be sold to law enforcement in the USA because of the BATFE’s crazy import restrictions. The fact that there might be three new pistols (G40, G41, G42) may indicate a line of pistols, which makes me think a line of .380 ACP pistols may be on their way.

What do you think?

Thanks to Joel for the tip.

Read more here: The Firearm Blog

Tags assigned to this article:
The Firearm Blog

Related Articles

Gun Review: Taurus CT9 Carbine

By Ian McCollum Taurus has released a new 9mm carbine onto the US market, which prompts the question: why do

Thanks Mechanix Wear for saving my hand

By Sam Cadle So last week I was at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility in Phoenix, AZ shooting the 3MR

DATUM Gear Releases Kevlar 80% AR Lower

By Sam Cadle Personally, I have never been a real fan of the polymer lowers for AR’s. But one company

No comments

Write a comment
No Comments Yet! You can be first to comment this post!

Only registered users can comment.