To my knowledge the latest batch of G17L were made in September 2011, serial prefix in the R-- range. They are about due to make some more, but the current state of orders might suppress them. I happened to score mine new in box in August 2012 for $525 :-)
GLOCK Certified Armorer, GSSF member, NRA Life Member
Currently: 17, 17L, 19x2, 20x2, 22x2, 23x6, 24x2, 34x2, 35+1, AA LE 17-22 on G31 frame, DDLES 9mm rifle and pistol
Have owned: 21, 26, 27, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 36, Olympic KGL9
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