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Old 06-20-2011, 14:24   #26
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It seems the three main barrel manufacturers that people use around here are Lone Wolf, KKM, and Storm Lake. Supposedly, the Lone Wolf and Storm Lake have tighter, better supported chambers (that is from Mudrush, who owns Swamp Fox ammo). That being said, MANY people have KKMs around here, and seem very satisfied with them, and use them with some mean loads (that would be you, Kegs). Bar-Sto also makes a great barrel, but they are pretty expensive.

For ammo, turn to Swamp Fox, Buffalo Bore, or Double Tap (in that order, in my opinion). They make hot stuff. They all have stuff that's appropriate for both SD and hunting. If you don't reload, you need to. It will open a whole new world for your Glock 20.
Well, That's just my opinion based on my tests. KKM is an excellent barrel with support that is much improved over the stock Glock, but it reaches it limit earlier that LWD or Storm Lake.

My tests are nearly Identical to the results that are shown in the pics here.
http://glocktalk.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1332131

But LWD and ST, using the same ammo batch didn't have this bulge.

I didn't test using a Stock Glock since I have established it's limits in the past to be well below KKM, LWD or ST.
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Old 06-20-2011, 19:12   #27
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Well, That's just my opinion based on my tests. KKM is an excellent barrel with support that is much improved over the stock Glock, but it reaches it limit earlier that LWD or Storm Lake.

My tests are nearly Identical to the results that are shown in the pics here.
http://glocktalk.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1332131

But LWD and ST, using the same ammo batch didn't have this bulge.

I didn't test using a Stock Glock since I have established it's limits in the past to be well below KKM, LWD or ST.
Very good information. Glad I got a LWD.
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Old 07-07-2011, 19:14   #28
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I just finished upgrading my G20 to serve my purposes. See photo below.
Added:
22 lb. guiderod spring
Lone Wolf Tactical 5.15 Barrel (Non-ported)
Extended Slide Release
Slug plug
Pacmayr Grips

I did not add the extended mag release. I didn't want the extra hanging off the gun. I opted for the non ported barrel to not have flash in my eyes and to satisfy the 5 inch requirements for hunting purposes. I ordered some 180 Buffalo Bore in which two shells out of one of the boxes were too fat and would not fit into the LWD barrel or the factory barrel. Looks like I will go with the Double Tap 200gr WFNGC Hardcast for hunting and the DT 180gr. Controlled Expansion JHP for home protection.

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