What does SF mean on Glock 30?

What does SF mean on Glock 30?

Short Frame
GLOCK 30 SF (Short Frame) The GLOCK 30 SF in 45 Auto caliber has a shortened frame with reduced grip dimensions.

Can a Glock 30 take a Glock 21 magazine?

Example: Glock 21 . 45 mags will work in the smaller compact Glock 30 in . 45 — they just stick out a bit. The other way doesn’t work because the short mags can’t insert far enough into the grip of the G21 to lock.

Is the Glock 30S a good gun?

The Glock 30S is likely the most comfortable compact pistol Glock makes, but it still requires some slight modification to be a truly comfortable gun. It is likely more accurate than anyone shooting it. I’m confident with it out to 50 yards. There is no more reliable a pistol in the world.

Is Glock 30 SF double stack?

The GLOCK 30 SF Semi-Auto Pistol is a reliable, easy to maintain firearm that’s perfect for everyday carry, or a backup for security personnel. The G30 SF comes with 2 double-stack 10-round magazines, and also functions with G30 and G21 mags.

What generation is Glock 30 SF?

The GLOCK G30 Gen4 is its own weapon. There is no G30SF Gen4. The G30S (Slim) and G30SF (Short Frame) are Gen3.

Is Glock 30 compact or subcompact?

Glock’s most powerful—and compact—handgun is a mix of old and new technology. The Glock 30 subcompact handgun merges the . 45 ACP round, a product of the Industrial Revolution, with modern handgun technology. The result is a highly concealable firearm that, once drawn, has few equals.

What magazines are compatible with Glock?

Find Compatible Mags

Caliber Model Optional Higher Cap Mags
9x19mm 26 Glock 17 magazine – 17 rounds Glock 19 magazine – 15 rounds
40 S&W 22 24 35 Glock 40 S&W 22 round mag
23 Glock 22 magazine – 15 rounds
27 Glock 22 magazine – 15 rounds Glock 23 magazine – 13 rounds

Why is Glock 30 popular?

The Glock 30 handgun’s stopping power and lightweight frame make it one of the best sub-compact, semi-automatic pistols for law enforcement agencies. It provides a high level of penetration by firing . 45 ACP rounds, one of the biggest rounds for any pistol.

Is a Glock 30 powerful?

The subcompact Glock 30 is chambered in powerful . 45 ACP and continues to be one of their most popular models. This handgun has three different variants all perfect for self-defense purposes.

What does SF mean on a Glock?

GLOCK 20 SF (Short Frame) The SF design reduces the circumference of the receiver at the rear offering increased ease-of-use and control, especially to shooters with smaller hands.

Does Glock make a 30 round magazine?

So, if you’re looking for a “high capacity Glock magazine” (say, 30 rounds or more), we have several higher capacity Glock magazines, aka Extendos at GunMag Warehouse and they’re looking for forever homes!

How hard is it to load a Glock 30 to capacity?

Glock 30 factory mags (10-rnd and 9-rnd) are a challenge to load to capacity against a stiff mag spring when new. When loaded to capacity, it requires significant effort to load the mag in the pistol with the slide closed.

Where can I post questions about a g30/30sf/30s pistol?

General questions or comments about a G30/30SF/30S pistol or troubleshooting a mechanical malfunction should be posted in the General Glocking Forum at Glock Talk to reach a much wider audience and receive more responses. If you found something here that was particularly useful to you, I appreciate a Like at the post for feedback.

What is the MAG capacity of a Glock 36 45 ACP?

The most recent version of the single-stack Glock 36 45ACP (6+1) also has an accessory rail, but the mag capacity options are limited to 6 and 7 rounds. Glock 30 factory mags (10-rnd and 9-rnd) are a challenge to load to capacity against a stiff mag spring when new.

What is the difference between the Glock 30s and G36?

The Glock 30S pistol introduced at SHOT Show 2013 is a Gen3 G30SF (10+1) frame topped with the slimmer, lighter slide of the G36 pistol and a lighter G36 barrel with smaller outside diameter (thinner walls). You may decide this pistol suits your needs better after considering all the pros and cons of the new G30S model.