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#6168847 - 02/03/16 09:27 PM +++Looking for a Glock Armoror/Gunsmith+++
5Redman8 Offline
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Registered: 12/24/07
Posts: 1029
Loc: Forney TX
Looking for some work on a Glock 22 Gen 4
-smooth up the trigger(maybe lighten)
-reduce pretravel if possible
-install stainless guide rod
-general smoothing of overall operation

Not looking to do it myself....I know it can be done but I want someone with experience.
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#6168925 - 02/03/16 10:23 PM Re: +++Looking for a Glock Armoror/Gunsmith+++ [Re: 5Redman8]
Plinkin' Offline
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Registered: 12/13/08
Posts: 1189
Loc: Texas
Trying myself to attend a course, but did meet a Glock smith at the Show last weekend. I had similar questions for him. Will look for his info, but he sets up at FTW, Market Hall, and Big Town Shows.

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#6168934 - 02/03/16 10:31 PM Re: +++Looking for a Glock Armoror/Gunsmith+++ [Re: 5Redman8]
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Registered: 05/07/10
Posts: 2398
Loc: Mesquite, TX
Man I'm not a gunsmith but have done all my Glocks pm me if your interested. I won't charge you anything and can show you all you want to know and how easy it is.
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#6169049 - 02/04/16 06:22 AM Re: +++Looking for a Glock Armoror/Gunsmith+++ [Re: 5Redman8]
topwater13 Online   content
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Registered: 10/22/10
Posts: 742
Loc: Wise County
I learned everything from this video....glocks are about as simple as it gets.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oV0wDDFV0NY

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#6169079 - 02/04/16 07:03 AM Re: +++Looking for a Glock Armoror/Gunsmith+++ [Re: 5Redman8]
arrowhead6993 Offline
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Registered: 12/18/09
Posts: 684
Loc: Alvarado, TX
Don't Monkey with it yourself or those who claim to be smiths...

Call T.R. Graham. He is the original GLOCKSMITH.

The Glocksmith
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#6169091 - 02/04/16 07:11 AM Re: +++Looking for a Glock Armoror/Gunsmith+++ [Re: 5Redman8]
BigPig Offline
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Registered: 08/27/09
Posts: 9498
Loc: Forney, Tx
Just shoot it a lot, it will smooth out. Friend of mine is running a all factory Gen3 17 that has a worn out trigger pull of 3.5-4lbs.
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#6169148 - 02/04/16 07:56 AM Re: +++Looking for a Glock Armoror/Gunsmith+++ [Re: 5Redman8]
dtownrex Offline
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Registered: 12/31/11
Posts: 1540
Loc: Mesquite texas
Do not use mr. graham
I myself thought he knew it all until he tried to remove the trigger group from a 43.
Him not knowing the process was slightly different than your typical glock he damaged the gun and told the customer he wasn't going to fix it for free.


I'm in mesquite. I've been customizing handguns for over 10 years now.
Glocks were my specialty for the longest.
Feel free to contact me in regards to having anything done.

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#6169187 - 02/04/16 08:18 AM Re: +++Looking for a Glock Armoror/Gunsmith+++ [Re: 5Redman8]
glb1955 Offline
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Registered: 07/21/11
Posts: 305
Loc: Brazos County Texas
None of the classes that Glock teaches, even the Advanced course, and I have been through them all, will show you how to do anything to alter the weapon. The guide rod is just a simple removal of the slide, take the rod out and put a new one one. Put slide back on.
Shoot it, and if you are only going to shoot Glocks, learn how to shoot it correctly. It doesn't need any work.

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#6169427 - 02/04/16 10:56 AM Re: +++Looking for a Glock Armoror/Gunsmith+++ [Re: 5Redman8]
Tactical Cowboy Offline
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Registered: 08/23/11
Posts: 2844
Loc: Abilene
Just do it yourself. You can get all the parts for about $20. Unless you're destructive enough to flatten a ball bearing with a rubber hammer, you won't mess anything up.
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#6169455 - 02/04/16 11:21 AM Re: +++Looking for a Glock Armoror/Gunsmith+++ [Re: 5Redman8]
Tim9880 Offline
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Registered: 04/08/12
Posts: 440
Does it already have a minus connector in it?

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#6169854 - 02/04/16 05:04 PM Re: +++Looking for a Glock Armoror/Gunsmith+++ [Re: 5Redman8]
joshbenavides Offline
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Registered: 09/25/10
Posts: 1240
Loc: McKinney Tx
Hell of a way to waste some money. Not much experience is needed to do what you're wanting. Zev triggers are a great drop in solution. Since your gun is a gen 4 you can buy a stainless or tungsten drop in guide rod replacement. Your gun, do what you want.

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#6169875 - 02/04/16 05:27 PM Re: +++Looking for a Glock Armoror/Gunsmith+++ [Re: joshbenavides]
Elpatoloco Offline
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Registered: 07/10/15
Posts: 283
Originally Posted By: joshbenavides
Hell of a way to waste some money. Not much experience is needed to do what you're wanting. Zev triggers are a great drop in solution. Since your gun is a gen 4 you can buy a stainless or tungsten drop in guide rod replacement. Your gun, do what you want.



Yep, Glocks and Ar15's are pretty much tinker toys.

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