How is the glock safe action trigger a safety at all. Apr 26, 2016 i disagree that a glock handgun needs to have a manual external safety for the gun to be carried safely. When it arrives, the product packaging is very clearly marked as being made for the glock 30. Yesterday i took the sliderlock on my g19 out for some range time. Siderlock is an additional safety trigger designed for glock pistols which replaces the original trigger to. Replace your traditional glock trigger with the siderlock. Even so i carry my glock s with light triggers and welcomed the sliderlock glock safety when i found out about it. I ordered two of these for my g19 and g23 both gen 4s and first i tried it on my 23 which has a set of springs, safty pin, strike and trigger spring. Cominolli glock mamual safety installation youtube. Siderlock triggers discussion in gunsmithing started by wayycull, jan 25. The glock safety lock is a development by glock and is the first safety cylinder lock for pistols worldwide located conveniently in the back of the pistol grip. Please note, siderlock comes with a black safety trigger stainless steel wtenifer process. This is a discussion on sig p320 adding safety within the sig sauer pistols forums, part of the sig sauer forum category.
Less chance for confusion and more positive visual and tactile confirmation of engagement. When engaged, the glock safety lock prevents firing and disassembling of the glock pistol. This safe, simple, and fast system allows the user to concentrate fully on shooting without having any additional. I have seen photographs showing slightly different configuration of the thumb safety lever. More glock handguns as carried on a daily basis by leos than any other handgun. Back to the problem, its realistic for glocks to have a safety that need to be switched off. Easy installation, includes detailed instructions and images. Siderlock safety trigger kit set for all glock models including model. You keep that trigger finger pointed straight forward until you make a conscious decision at which time you move your finger to the trigger and pull. The addition of the manual safety will not void the manufacturers warranty and will make your glock pistol as safe as any pistol on the market. The trigger itself is better than the stock unit and i like that the safety is metal and spring loaded.
First off, the four rules of safe firearm handling. Contact pad is easy to engage, yet wont interfere with holster fit. Imo having a manually operated aftermarket safety button that close to the bang switch increases the probability of an nd instead of decreasing it. They were made for the tasmanian police when they converted over from revolvers a number of years ago. The gun has become popular with civilians, and for a good reason, but most seem to expect a manual safety, so many do not understand the glock trigger safety, or why there is a lack of manual safety away from the trigger. Easily installed or removed, works for left or right hand use. Glocks are built as tactical weapons and serve that purpose well. On the ruger, you position the safety in the middle to pull the stock off. For a stash of gear, a glock 17 and some extra mags would be a great way to go. As for function and safety, i consider carrying my glock 30s no different than if i were carrying my ruger. A thumbactivated cover adds an extra layer of security whenever needed. Honestly, i get it, its anti glock to have an kooky extra safety but its not bad. Provides additional assurance avoiding any accidental discharge.
Siderlocknewtrigger safety item for the glock pistol. Jun 28, 2017 those with a keen eye will also notice an added lanyard loop on the base of the grip frame. Hi members, i have been viewing the thread about glock firearms been carried 1 up and i would like to know can glocks be fitted with an external manual safety if so how reliable will the firearm be will it continue to function 100% and lastly can you buy a glock from the factory with an external manual safety. Verify that the safety pin is in the firing position. Oh, how some long for the glory days when the 1911 was the first and last word in pistol safety systems before that newfangled glock safety system became so popular. Siderlock glock safety trigger 125723, replacement parts. This video shows you how to install a siderlock trigger safety into your glock pistol. Obviously they were not thinking too clearly for while the glock is the best military weapon in. In the past glock produced a variant with an external manual safety, the g17s, for some security forces around the world, and both the austrian and the british military tested glock 17 variants featuring a manual safety. Good questions, and the answer is a bit complex, but its important, so i hope you stick with me. If you must have a glock with a manual safety, a thumbsafety is a much better idea.
Cnc machined crossbolt slides smoothly in and out with finger pressure for easy, eyesoff operation. Hello, i am looking to add a manual safety to my p320 i am soon to acquire. Lone wolfs siderlock trigger safety personal defense world. Even if you never ever use the button its just a nice trigger. Polymer trigger features a steel crossbolt safety that locks the trigger to prevent any movement for added protection against accidental discharge. The unofficial glock armorers manual complied by john hisghman october 1999 section name page numbers 1. Here you can find product information and important safety instructions to help you get the most out of your glock.
Siderlock trigger safety the best external safety for your glock. When i put the siderlock trigger, the trigger will not reset, after looking at it very closely i noticed that the trigger safety latch was a just a tad inside and it would. Before using the glock pistols, the operating instructions and safety information in this manual must be read and understood. An additional safety doesnt buy you too much, unless youre an idiot and keep your finger on the trigger, in which case youre screwed anyways. A manual safety on a glock is like puttinga dao half cocked striker system in a 1911 or a cross bolt safety on a revolver or a grip safety on a ruger blackhawk.
Also it is the type of safety that could be simply left unlocked and you would have just a normal glock in such mode. The prototype glock also has manual trigger safety, but austria military later decided they dont need one. Manually engaged safety lever provides an extra level of security and safety for glock owners. Siderlock trigger safety i ordered two of these for my g19 and g23 both gen 4s and first i tried it on my 23 which has a set of springs, safty pin, strike and trigger spring. Many love the look, feel and reliability of the glock.
Buyers should be aware that the new glock 42 has a much narrower trigger guard than does the glock 30 or any other glock model for that matter. Remove the slide and pin that holds the trigger in the frame trigger pin, remove the subjection pin from the. Pdf, manuals, free download, user guard, manual, cominolli, manual, safety, or, siderlock. Glock trigger safety siderlock trigger safety glock. Increase your glocks safety by installing a siderlock safety trigger. Siderlock safety trigger kit for glock gen 14 incl. As a result the safetblok being billed as being for the g42, simply doesnt fit right.
Siderlock security trigger tactical life gun magazine. Siderlock trigger safety the leading glock discussion. Along with that gaston glock put safety first and there are 3 internal safeties that are also working at all times. One last point, the reason why a manual safety is a good idea on a glock is that, unlike double action revolvers that have long, hard 1012 lb. Siderlock safety trigger for glock 17 19 20 21 22 23. The siderlock is the new security trigger for use with all glock pistols. Rp105 2672010 16 53 installed sdp downloader the realvga seems to work better since it also gives you correct icons. Siderlock trigger safety the leading glock discussion forum.
I have had a complete trigger job on the gun so its pull is light. Siderlock safety trigger for glock 17 19 20 21 22 23 26 27 34 35 41. The cominolli glock safety is perfectly frame mounted and operates like a conventional 1911 safety. The glock safety holster with its sturdy polymer shell design features a locking system which fixes a glock standard size pistol model in the holster and releases it again with the push of a button. Exploded schematic of a glock pistol with parts list 4 3. Touching the trigger for any reason before actually intending to fire is a huge nono in my book. As i mentioned earlier, like most internal handgun locks, when the glock lock is enabled the gun cannot be fired or disassembled. Manuals of arms that have decades of user experience validating them as efficient and safe. Once you get used to it you could revert back to the original trigger. Glock trigger safety by siderlock glock parts ndz performance. And if it makes you more comfortable having an external slidelock safety on your glock i know that they do make kits that you can install in about 3 minutes.
This solves the concern about glock not having an external safety in a way familiar to shooters who have used a crossbolt style safety on rifles. I never trusted the glock as i know of a friend that lost his right knee with a glock 23 and he was a fine detective in new york. Feb 20, 2012 to my way of thinking, a trigger safety is a device that is used when youre carrying a loaded gun in your hands without intending to immediately shoot it. Pushing the safety on restricts rearward trigger movement. Downloadable materials glock seeks to provide pistol owners with all of the information they need to safely operate and maintain their glock pistols. Any firearm, including the glock pistols, is a dangerous weapon, it must not become accessible to unauthorised persons, especially children the manufacturers warranty and liability is strictly limited to such as. Jan 6, 2010 messages 5,277 likes 820 location north shore, ma. Oct 25, 2011 one last point, the reason why a manual safety is a good idea on a glock is that, unlike double action revolvers that have long, hard 1012 lb. Blocks trigger movement, allows the slide to be cycled and pistol loaded or unloaded with the safety on. The additional safety for glock pistols installation siderlock. Siderlock saftblok glock gen 15 safety accessories ndz. I also have a ruger lcp with a crimson trace for backup.
The glock siderlock trigger safety system is now on sale click the link above for a great discount. I had a siderlock installed by a certified glock armorer. Mar 24, 2010 the glock internal safety lock appears to be no exception. Glock s modern key technology permits the best possible adaption to your requirements.
I had the siderlock installed on my 26 carry gun at the eugene gun show, got the original trigger back undamaged and he installed it for my lefty affliction. I have a total of seven glocks and this is the only one i have done this with. After a lot of thinking i never got it, i just practiced a lot and realized that the way you handle a glock is the same way you handle any loaded weapon. Even if a gun has 100 manual safeties and there is no ammo in the house, if a kid gets ahold of one of your guns then something is wrong. Simple design and a reliable locking mechanism are the key to this holster. A 23 and a 26 love them both, but do not carry them anymore. I did a test year ago on the glock and kahr to try and force them to fire when holstering and unholstering them with a sweat shirt and other items in the trigger housing and my glock has a 3. Installing of thesiderlock trigger on your glock will not void. Glock manual safety hi members, i have been viewing the thread about glock firearms been carried 1 up and i would like to know can glocks be fitted with an external manual safety if so how reliable will the firearm be will it continue to function 100% and lastly can you buy a glock from the factory with an external manual safety. Keep the original trigger for later use if desired.
They were sold in at least 17 countries around the world. Quick, positive deployment of a cross bolt safety pin that allows simple and fast displacement in either direction. It is a radical change to the manual of arms of the glock and is also nothing like the manual of arms of any other commonly used pistols. Siderlock trigger safety page 2 glock pistol forum. Not compatible with gen5 please note, siderlocks come with a black trigger shoe and blade, the safety button is silver. Glock manual safety northwest firearms oregon, washington. Siderlock and saftblok for glock gen 14 pistols available here at ndz performance. It lets you add a thumb safety by simply replacing the rear plate on your glock slide. The number is incidents of negligent discharges are likely hirer in number, but it is impossible to conclude that they are more dangerous than any other. Here is a first look at the new rdih tactical safety system for glock thumb safety.
The three automatic independentlyoperating mechanical safeties are built into the fire control system of the pistol. Glock s has 3 automatic safety and sold millions of guns since 1983 and 4 gen changes the safety remain unchanged. The manual safety for your glock pistol is a simple device which, when added to your pistol will help prevent unintentional discharges and give you an added margin in safety. We have an exclusive collection of glock safety products, including popular brands like siderlock.
A traditional manual safety on the trigger seems like an extraordinarily bad idea. Disengage the safety pin by sliding it to the left and your glock is ready to be used in the original firing configuration. I purchased my sliderlock recently from loanwolf, and having installed plenty of parts on my glocks over many years, drop in for the new trigger was a snap. A security trigger with a push on the safety pin, the sliding pin blocks or releases the movement of the trigger, avoiding any accidental discharge. If you are not a skilled glock armorer, take it to someone who is. The first 50 were made at the factory with safety units as pictured. Passive safety systems are definitely in vogue, which is why so many auto handguns have them these days. To ensure the safety of a user, rock your glock presents welltested and durable trigger safety for glock pistols. Jan 16, 2010 all you do is take your glock apart, all 3 pins, and get your factory trigger out via the small pin. Best of all, siderlock acts exactly like the original glock trigger simultaneously providing improved gunhandling safety. This unique cross bolt security trigger replaces the original glock tri. Now with that said, for those that insist on adding extra safety on a glock, such as my fiance that knows and haas been trained in self defense, combat pistol shooting, unarmed combat, etc but insist that she wants either a thumb safety or a siderlock. All you do is take your glock apart, all 3 pins, and get your factory trigger out via the small pin. Lone wolf distributors siderlock trigger safety cross.
Glock pistols are known for ease and speed in firing. As stated before, the manual safety is an extra step. A shallow paddle on the left side and a lever on the right extends from a recess in the frame around the mechanism housing pin. Those with a keen eye will also notice an added lanyard loop on the base of the grip frame. Trigger safety t he siderlock trigger safety is the best external glock safety on the market o ur policy is that all trigger work must be installed by a glock armorer or professional glock gunsmith.
Apr 15, 2008 you can safely carrystore a glock with a round in the chamber, which cant be said of all pistols. For many a glock is the perfect handgun but for one missing item, a manual safety. Before id go for a, sider whatever id choose a cominolli glock safety, first. People concerned with safety may install manual trigger safety after they purchase a glock. A security trigger that replaces the original for a safer and more secure block of the firing action. Lefthanded shooters have to invert the original position of the safety pin before the assembly. The chrome button in the picture pushes from right to left can be reversed to disingage. I installed the siderlock on both of my glocks that live in my night stand now next to my bed. May 01, 2014 siderlock works under a simple concept. Apr 25, 2016 from the factory glock handguns have no external safety outside of the trigger safety.
I dont think its good or bad on its own, but if it provides psychic encouragement to the gun owner user and the utility of the gun its not diminished, then its worthwhile. I installed it on my glock 27 which is the only glock i carry. And a black trigger with a silver glock safety and silver side button looks nice, especially with a nice set of silver pins. Siderlock is an additional safety trigger designed for glock pistols which replaces the original trigger to offer a safer and more secure blockade of the firing action but without altering the performance of the glock. As previously noted, i have long preferred having a manual safety on my pistol, as i have twice seen officers lives potentially saved when another person gained control of an officers pistol, but the engaged manual safety prevented the weapon from firing i dont like to think about the outcome if the pistols involved had been a glock, sig, xd. I have been searching for a glock 17 with a factory installed manual safety for years. The glock siderlock trigger safety system fits all models and includes instructions. It appears the device you mention takes all of the attributes of a glock and adds a 1911 or manual type saftey, which can be readily disengaged. The glock pistol has a combination of three automatic safety features trigger safety, firing pin safety and drop safety, which are sequentially disengaged when the trigger is pulled. Wts siderlock additional glock safety the leading glock.
Siderlock trigger safety i know i might get ragged on by some of you purist here but so be it. The instructions are incredibly clear and walk you though the process with tremendous ease. Just got a siderlock safety trigger for my glock 33. This unique cross bolt security trigger replaces the original glock trigger providing an infallible stop to any rearward trigger movement.
The msk is a high quality, american designed and american made thumb safety kit that can easily be installed onto your glock. From the factory glock handguns have no external safety outside of the trigger safety. Cominolli custom has solved this problem with the glock manual safety kit msk. In this case the safety is achieved through a half circle shaped block that is rotated 180 degrees with the turning of the key which blocks the rearward. Never was a fan of glock double action, but do appreciate the relatively light. You can chamber a round and throw it out of a plane and it will not discharge. Siderlock triggers page 2 the leading glock discussion. The siderlock requires you to violate coopers third rule of gun safety every time you use it. Glock trigger safety mod pt1 educational only duration. Aug 19, 2014 regarding your photo of the glock 17 with safety, i have one of them in my glock collection. Earn up to 5x points when you use your ebay mastercard. As previously noted, i have long preferred having a manual safety on my pistol, as i have twice seen officers lives potentially saved when another person gained control of an officers pistol, but the engaged manual safety prevented the weapon from firing i dont like to think about the outcome if the pistols involved had been a glock, sig. The manual safety, which looks decidedly strange on a glock frame, is ambidextrous. Show your passion for glock glock fan items overview.928 1412 947 1040 316 744 1250 691 757 1119 1375 421 866 637 1334 17 244 919 1088 111 1337 1231 752 868 1327 833 1384 120 368 195 1389 1392 9 451 764 409 423 1161 1047 1339 1181 324 1496 78