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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 11/10/2001 9:34:14 PM EST
[Last Edit: 11/10/2001 9:40:45 PM EST by BusMaster007]
Sometimes a guy just has to ask...

I really don't know for sure if the GLOCK is "second-strike" capable on a dud first strike to the primer.
If it doesn't go BANG, what do you do?
Pull the trigger again, or cycle the slide to eject the round and reload a fresh round from the magazine?

For that matter, how 'bout the LDA?
Same thing.

Thanks for the education.

P.S. I'm going to the PARA-ORDNANCE section to post the same thing in reverse.
Link Posted: 11/11/2001 3:32:48 AM EST
Some folks consider this to be a problem for the Glock. I myself don't worry about it. I have only ever experienced a failure on the first strike with some hard primed Egyptian sub-gun ammo. This is one of the key points to the Glock. It always goes bang.

If by some chance you were to get a bad round then you should have been practicing your clearing drills anyway.
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