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Melissa5
10-18-2010, 12:27
My first GAP and my first OD green gun. Test fired by Glock on 11/16/09. I bought it as NIB for $400 on Auction Arms. Field stripped it and sure enough, it is new. My guess is that it sat in the guys gun shop for almost a year and no one wanted to buy it.

My ammo is supposed to be delivered tomorrow, so I'll let ya'll know how it shoots then.

http://img515.imageshack.us/img515/2758/dscn1561a.jpg

dbarry
10-18-2010, 16:19
Nice! Great price. Enjoy.

smith10
10-18-2010, 16:55
Nice, good deal.

I want to get a g38 first then a g39.

yesitsloaded
10-19-2010, 03:52
Just picked up a 38 ($399 BNIB) and am still on the hunt for a 39.

Found Ball ammo no problem online (around $20-24 per 50) and my chosen carry round, Corbon DPX self defense ammo for as low as $34 online (per 20) as well.

The quest to go 'all GAP' continues!

skyboss_4evr
10-19-2010, 04:17
Nice!

Slug71
10-19-2010, 07:35
Very Nice!

Melissa5
10-19-2010, 17:15
I took her to the range today and ran 75 rounds through her. First, 25 185 gr. Gold Dots. There were 2 failures where the slide locked back with a round in the chamber. My thumb was hitting the extended slide stop. So, I adjusted my grip and fired 25 185 gr. American Eagles with no failures. Then I fired 25 230 gr. WWBs with 2 failures to extract. By that time, my hand was tired and I guess I limp wristed. Overall, I am pleased with the new G39 and glad that I didn't let the naysayers at the firing range talk me out of buying it.

Here she is wearing a GAP base plate and a limbsaver grip.

http://img203.imageshack.us/img203/8480/dscn1565t.jpg

yesitsloaded
10-19-2010, 20:56
Here she is wearing a GAP base plate and a limbsaver grip.

http://img203.imageshack.us/img203/8480/dscn1565t.jpg

Very nice - still looking for my deal on a 39 (37 and 38 in - almost all GAP).

I swear by my GAP floorplate for my 27 (would you know if the extra one I got for the 27 that's lying in my drawer will fit on my 39 when I get one?)- Although my 'manly hands' don't get to tired shooting my baby glocks, I'd still like to know what are your thoughts on the limbsaver?

Best factory ball ammo deal I have seen is $23.26 on Cheaper than Dirt. Would you PM me with your manufacturer, cost per round and grain info too?

Melissa5
10-20-2010, 06:25
Yes, AFAIK the GAP floor plates only come in one size and will fit all of the baby Glocks (26/27/33/39).

I really like the limbsaver although it does make the grip a little thicker. The pad at the top of the backstrap cushions my knuckle where the recoil causes the gun to bang into it.

PM sent about ammo.