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 "fish scale" slide serrations?
gmor  [Member]
1/3/2011 1:22:14 PM EST
are the out of production? my rtf2 G19 has regular ones, but i like the fish scales.
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mvician  [Member]
1/3/2011 1:52:36 PM EST
yep, they are no longer made
NoahFN  [Team Member]
1/3/2011 2:10:24 PM EST
I've never seen a 19 RTF2 with the fish scales, only the regular serrations, so either they didn't make very many of them or they didn't make any.

I did just get a 17 RTF2 with the scales, so if they did make the 19 with them, you might still be able to dig one up.
X02Wyvern  [Member]
1/3/2011 2:12:55 PM EST
19 was never made with fish scales.
ElrodCod  [Member]
1/3/2011 2:21:03 PM EST
I think you guys mean gills not scales & to me they resemble shark gills.
AmericanSoldier1989  [Member]
1/3/2011 2:42:00 PM EST
I think the fish gills make the glock look stupid and cheesy.
rcbif  [Member]
1/3/2011 2:54:59 PM EST
Originally Posted By AmericanSoldier1989:
I think the fish gills make the glock look stupid and cheesy.


That's fine with me. The glock dosent win any beauty contests anyways. Wish my g19's slide serrations were like the m&p's though. Those things are grippy!
bgcoop8784  [Team Member]
1/3/2011 3:20:12 PM EST
Originally Posted By X02Wyvern:
19 was never made with fish scales.


Never say Never Cause sure looks like mine was made....


golfnut15  [Member]
1/3/2011 3:43:05 PM EST
Not true have one
USMC88-93  [Team Member]
1/3/2011 4:01:19 PM EST

Originally Posted By X02Wyvern:
19 was never made with fish scales.

Yes it was.
X02Wyvern  [Member]
1/3/2011 4:05:38 PM EST
i stand corrected. couldn't have been many made then.
Kuryakyn  [Member]
1/3/2011 4:21:45 PM EST
Originally Posted By rcbif:
Originally Posted By AmericanSoldier1989:
I think the fish gills make the glock look stupid and cheesy.


That's fine with me. The glock dosent win any beauty contests anyways. Wish my g19's slide serrations were like the m&p's though. Those things are grippy!


Like these?



Captains1911  [Member]
1/3/2011 4:29:33 PM EST
Originally Posted By Kuryakyn:
Originally Posted By rcbif:
Originally Posted By AmericanSoldier1989:
I think the fish gills make the glock look stupid and cheesy.


That's fine with me. The glock dosent win any beauty contests anyways. Wish my g19's slide serrations were like the m&p's though. Those things are grippy!


Like these?

http://i55.tinypic.com/sc3pya.jpg



WTF did you do?
Kuryakyn  [Member]
1/3/2011 4:34:17 PM EST
I had the top serrated for one armed manipulations should the need arise.
ARJJ  [Team Member]
1/3/2011 4:35:33 PM EST
My issued G23 RTF2 has the fish scale slide serrations. While they loook cool, they don't help at all.

Now if they were reversed, that would be an improvement.

ETA: I, too, wish Glock would go with M&P-style serrations. They work great.
Mildew  [Team Member]
1/3/2011 4:48:57 PM EST
Originally Posted By Kuryakyn:
Originallhy Posted By rcbif:
Originally Posted By AmericanSoldier1989:
I think the fish gills make the glock look stupid and cheesy.


That's fine with me. The glock dosent win any beauty contests anyways. Wish my g19's slide serrations were like the m&p's though. Those things are grippy!


Like these?

http://i55.tinypic.com/sc3pya.jpg



Hmmmm... I'm wondering if a guy took his time with a tig welder, and kept the metal cool enough if the factory serrations could filled and and that milled in it's place.
easttexas  [Team Member]
1/3/2011 5:45:38 PM EST
Originally Posted By ARJJ:
My issued G23 RTF2 has the fish scale slide serrations. While they loook cool, they don't help at all.

Now if they were reversed, that would be an improvement.

ETA: I, too, wish Glock would go with M&P-style serrations. They work great.


Weren't the early RTF's "reversed gill"? I could have sworn I saw a Glock last year in the store that had the gills reversed from what these current RTF's have?

Edit: In fact I know they did because I was reading on the boards at the time of how the gills on these new pistols were opposite from the pic in the new Glock ad.
BamaTactical  [Team Member]
1/4/2011 6:01:02 AM EST
Originally Posted By X02Wyvern:
19 was never made with fish scales.


You are so wrong because the one I have has them.
THAT911GUY  [Member]
1/4/2011 6:07:16 AM EST
Speaking of serrations. A buddy of mine had some front serrations added, but said the company who did them was crap. Anyone know of a reputable company to add them?

Here is a pic from the robar site.

NoahFN  [Team Member]
1/4/2011 7:45:30 AM EST
Originally Posted By X02Wyvern:
i stand corrected. couldn't have been many made then.


Originally Posted By BamaTactical:
Originally Posted By X02Wyvern:
19 was never made with fish scales.


You are so wrong because the one I have has them.


He already owned up to the mistake.

BamaTactical  [Team Member]
1/7/2011 6:58:54 AM EST
Originally Posted By NoahFN:
Originally Posted By X02Wyvern:
i stand corrected. couldn't have been many made then.


Originally Posted By BamaTactical:
Originally Posted By X02Wyvern:
19 was never made with fish scales.


You are so wrong because the one I have has them.


He already owned up to the mistake.



I missed it. My apologies to the OP.
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