02-03-2009, 09:30 PM
Join Date: Jan 2005
My Ride: Suburban LT 4x4
You dont leave one in the chamber and glocks have a heavy trigger pull anyway.
Originally Posted by tim g
I'm no gun expert, but if you're going to pocket carry, wouldn't a glock be a terrible idea since you could easily reach into your pocket and catch a finger on the trigger, shooting yourself?
I would think something with a real safety would be more reliable.
Basically with no safty and a no round in the chamber and a heavier trigger pull, it is probably the safest gun all around. Keep in mind that pulling a trigger on a gun that has a safety with somone shooting or charging you is not safe either.
Racking a slide is a very natural movement. Finding the safety (especially owning multiple guns) is not.
PS - Revolvers dont have a safety either, but no one ever puts them down.
!!! ROLL TIDE ROLL !!!
National Champs: 1925, 1926, 1930, 1934, 1941, 1961, 1964, 1965, 1973, 1978, 1979, 1992, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2015, 2016?
Ranting about Panny plasmas, Canon cameras, Glocks, BlueNile, and HDMI on a BMW board since 2005.
2016 Honda Accord Sedan V6 Touring (wife)
2007 Chevy Suburban LT 4x4 with Nav/Bose/DVD
1968 Ford Mustang with Polk/ADS (my first car)
2007 Lexus GS350
2000 BMW DINAN M5
2001 BMW 330ci