i’m a harley rider and i carry a s&w shield for a good reason. About the author: This item is currently unavailable for backorder. Full Metal Jacket; Hollow Point; Soft Point; Tracer; 7.62x54r. Shield Arms manages to up the capacity to 15, in a flush fit magazine. No external safety needed, just keep your finger away from the trigger until you’re ready to fire. I own the CZ P 10 F OR and absolutely love it. The slide is always inside your pants so who cares how long it is in regards to concealing since its in your pants! Oh we must include stupidity. FREEDOM RESTRICTED STATES SEE BELOW. pistol review. In probably the greatest non factory move of all time, a company called Shield Arms stepped into the breech for Glock. Cant Retention - Cover Mag-Button - No Wear - No Jitter 4.7 out of 5 stars 450 $19.99 $ 19 . ... Best Glock and PCC Magazines – Real Review and Experience. Okay Industries, Inc. Mag, Surefeed, 223 Rem, 556nato, 30rd, Grey, Ar-15 Ok483-dfl-pModel: SureFeedProduct Type: MagFinish/Color: Gun Metal GreyFit: AR-15Caliber: 223 Rem DaveNF says: February 21, 2020 at 13:58 ... * 80% on Glock is easier as there are no metal FCU. Glock mags are so good, almost every Pistol Caliber Carbine on Earth is built to use them. Like all Shield Arms products, our S15 magazine comes with our 100% lifetime warranty against manufacturing defects. And for the 43X, it is game changing. See my point? Since then, I’ve purchased 5 more Shield Arms mags, added +5’s to 3 of them, and made the 43X my EDC (with two 20 rounders on the belt of course). The 48 is one of the best feeling, sweetest shooting guns I’ve gotten my hands on in a long time. Which brings us to the 43X. Mfr Part: 33385. 15 round steel magazine for the Glock® 43X/48, same size as the Glock® 10 round magazine, Black Electroless Nickel finish. Metal Prep & Coloring ... Slide Cover Plate-Glock® 43, 43X, & 48. It ran flawlessly. I own the Ruger LCP, the KelTec .380 and carry a Glock 26 most every day. For years. When I finally got a hold of the Shield Arms S15 magazines, it was like the stars aligned. Operation with the new parts is as expected - definite improvement over original parts. Check the incident of Tim Grims with glock 21 in 45 ACP Moving on then. It combines the exceptional lubricity, deposit uniformity, hardness and corrosion resistance of electroless nickel with a fully conductive and uniform black appearance. The 43X puts Glock back on the table for my CCW needs, and then it just gets better. By a long shot. There’s not much to say about the Glock 19 that hasn’t already been said. Many used parts that is decent enough. That is not a huge margin, but it does make the 43X feel extremely thin while carrying. I have often reflected that width matters in CCW, and grip length is largely negligible. Gen4 Triggers are OK but not great. 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