Equipment Review: The Glock 43

I’m on record here on the blog as being against the early-adopter philosophy, particularly when it comes to mechanical devices.  Thus, when the Glock 43 was released in mid-2015, I did not run out and purchase one.  Fresh in my mind were some of the issues with the Generation 4 Glocks—especially in 9mm (how many […]

A Few Thoughts on Two-Point Slings

Quite some time ago, John posted this article about single-point slings.  I must confess that, in my pre- and nascent training days, I dabbled around with a single-point sling on my first AR-15.  Truth be told, perhaps I had watched a little too much Costa and Haley coolness in the Magpul videos! Probably not surprisingly, my […]

Glock Modifications, Part 4 – Small Stuff and What You Don’t Need!

In the previous three installments of this series, I discussed the grip work, aftermarket sights, and aftermarket trigger that I have added to my EDC Glock 19. In this final installment, I’m going to briefly discuss a couple of other aftermarket accessories, as well as one that you don’t necessarily need. The final changes from […]

Glock Modifications, Part 3 – Trigger

In the first installment of this series on common Glock modifications, I mentioned three areas that are commonly addressed in the aftermarket. Namely, grip, sights, and trigger. The Glock trigger is actually not all that bad to begin with, but there have nonetheless been numerous attempts by more people than I can count to make […]