Glock 17L Pistol

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Added: 03/14/11 Last Edited: 04/24/13

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Glock 17L Pistol Description

The Glock 17L Pistol has a price of $650. When it comes to recoil factor, it has relatively little kick making it easier for inexperienced shooters to handle. With respect to power factor, it is a fairly powerful weapon. The Glock 17L Pistol has a caliber of 9 millimeters, a bullet weight of 147 grains and a capacity of 17 rounds. With respect to barrel length, it has a fairly long barrel, giving it greater accuracy and stopping power though it can be harder to conceal. It is a full size pistol. The Glock 17L Pistol has a magazine capacity of 17 rounds and a glock single-action (SA) trigger type.

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Glock 17L Pistol Full Details:

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ballistics
bullet weight

147 grains

muzzle velocity: Muzzle velocity measures the speed of the bullet as it leaves the barrel of the gun.
muzzle velocity

1,500 fps

caliber (inches): A gun's caliber is the measure of the internal diameter of the gun barrel. Caliber can be measured either in inches or in millimeters. It is common to drop the decimal point when speaking of a gun's caliber in inches. For example, one would typically say "twenty-two caliber" to describe a .22 inch caliber handgun.
caliber (inches)

caliber (mm): A gun's caliber is the measure of the internal diameter of the gun barrel. Caliber can be measured either in inches or in millimeters.
caliber (mm)

9 millimeters

capacity: A gun's total capacity is the number of rounds it can hold in a full magazine plus the number of rounds it can hold in the chamber.
capacity

17 rounds

muzzle velocity (minimum): Muzzle velocity measures the speed of the bullet as it leaves the barrel of the gun.
muzzle velocity (minimum)

830 fps

muzzle velocity (maximum): Muzzle velocity measures the speed of the bullet as it leaves the barrel of the gun.
muzzle velocity (maximum)

1,500 fps

muzzle energies: Indicates the kinetic energy of the bullet as it leaves the barrel of the gun.
muzzle energies

450 foot-pounds

power factor: The power factor of a gun is a measure of projectile momentum. The International Defensive Pistol Association (IDPA) calculates power factor by multiplying the weight of the bullet in grains by the muzzle velocity in feet per second. The International Practical Shooting Confederation (IPSC) uses a similar measure, which is equal to the IDPA measure divided by 1,000. These measurements are primarily used for shooting competitions governed by these organizations — shooters are divided into classes based on power rating.
power factor

143,401

bullet weight (minimum)

90 grains

bullet weight (maximum)

147 grains

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