Glock .... America's Pistol

Discussion in 'Centerfire Pistols & Revolvers' started by JohnHenry, Jan 26, 2012.

  1. JohnHenry

    JohnHenry Well-Known Member

  2. Grizz

    Grizz Active Member

    I just love my glock! I know when I pull the trigger it will go Bang every time!

  3. savage170

    savage170 Member

    May 3, 2011
    I've had a few thru the years always seems like the first I will sell or trade for something else
  4. Juker

    Juker New Member

    Feb 8, 2011
    Land of Lincoln
    I found myself forced to take exception. Nothing against Glocks personally; don't have one, don't want one. But calling Glock "America's Pistol" is like Obama talking about the historical contributions of Muslims in America. It does not compute.

    So, I give you the following.

    The gun that has served Americans on battlefields around the world for 100 years, and isn't mentioned in articles as being favored by Tupac and Dr. Dre (whoever they may be, but I can guess).

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  5. Marlin

    Marlin *TFF Admin Staff Chief Counselor*

    Beautiful shot, Juker, and never more truth stated than that it is the ONE and ONLY -

  6. Helix_FR

    Helix_FR Active Member

    Apr 14, 2009
    Imperial, MO
    If rappers didnt always rap about their glocks, I have a feeling that not as many people would even know what a glock is. Are they good? yes, are they for everyone? no are they really americas pistol? heh, the 1911's outsell the glocks around here all day.
  7. gdmoody

    gdmoody Moderator Supporting Member

    Sep 7, 2007
    Athens, Georgia
    I own a Block, eh, I mean Glock but I don't like it.:bleh:

    I let my son use it as his duty weapon. He seems to love it :rolleyes:, I know I taught my boy better than that, but once they get grown, you lose control of them.:D

    I will absolutely go along with the 1911 being America's Pistol.
  8. carver

    carver Moderator Supporting Member

    Glock .... America's Pistol. I just can't say that without washing my mouth out afterwards!
  9. csvet

    csvet New Member

    Jan 27, 2012
    :D1911??---americas greatest pistol...JMBs design masterpiece and the finest saa money can buy as long as u gotta lotta money imho

    glock--good substitute as long as 45 or 40--no tinkerin needed and wouldnt rust if u paid it
    2 do so...i hate rust:D
  10. Diamondback

    Diamondback Well-Known Member

    Doesn't this thread belong in the Pumphouse Saloon?:D:D:D
    Thank you John Moses Browning for the greatest pistol gesign in the world. Everybody wants to emulate the master but none have succeded.

    1911's rule
  11. graehaven

    graehaven Well-Known Member

    May 26, 2007
    Rochester, NY
    Neither of those pistols would "be" what they are today, if not for the greatest country on earth, America.
  12. DidI

    DidI New Member

    Nov 2, 2011
    Central Texas
    :patriotic::patriotic:Nothing in life is certain sept taxes, and death... We all heard that ...
    For me not all likely I will ever own a Tupperware pistol.
    Highly likely a New Ruger 1911. Gotta go to 1911 page and see if the factory is catching up..... :patriotic:
  13. PanhandlePop

    PanhandlePop Member

    May 27, 2011
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