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If you liked Gun Digest Book of the Glock Volumes 1 and 2, you are going to absolutely love Patrick Sweeney's Glock Deconstructed!

In a complete departure from his previous works on the famed gun maker, Sweeney examines why Glock makes what it makes, how it does it, and where and why they still lead the pack among all copycats. Inside you'll find:

  • The history behind Glock's ...
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Overview

If you liked Gun Digest Book of the Glock Volumes 1 and 2, you are going to absolutely love Patrick Sweeney's Glock Deconstructed!

In a complete departure from his previous works on the famed gun maker, Sweeney examines why Glock makes what it makes, how it does it, and where and why they still lead the pack among all copycats. Inside you'll find:

  • The history behind Glock's innovations through four generations of pistols.
  • Glock's competition--is imitation still flattery?
  • Carbines, full-autos, suppressors, and more. Where is Glock in these developments?
  • Custom conversions--Glock Deconstructed has the low-down on companies and individuals taking Glock pistols to new performance levels.
  • A complete breakdown of the new Gen4 Glocks.
  • An inside look at GSSF Glock matches.
  • And much, much more!
Perhaps the most influential firearms design in recent history, Glock pistols are the preferred auto-loading firearms for law enforcement use and personal protection. Glock Deconstructed is a first of its kind, in-depth, behind the scenes look at one of the most famous gun makers in modern firearms history and one sure to fascinate every handgun enthusiast, Glock owner or not. A must-have for any handgun owner's library.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781440232787
  • Publisher: Krause Publications
  • Publication date: 8/12/2013
  • Pages: 288
  • Sales rank: 585,936
  • Product dimensions: 8.20 (w) x 10.80 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Patrick Sweeney is a certified master gunsmith, film consultant, certified armorer instructor for police departments nationwide, author of many of Gun Digest Books' best-selling titles, and Handguns Editor for America's largest general-circulation shooting magazine, Guns & Ammo.

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  • Posted September 14, 2013

    Purports to be a "unbiased assessment"-It is not!

    I have read quite a bit of this book. I have a number of criticisms.
    First he approached GLOCK and expected them to give him free guns to evaluate. They did not as they did not ask him to do the evals.
    Second, He then proceeds to bring up problems which I as a GLOCK owner (I have FIVE) have never encountered nor have I heard of anyone else having these problems.
    At best this book should be taken was a grain of salt. A rather LARGE GRAIN.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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