This is a discussion on Two Glock 23's. Which to carry? within the Defensive Carry Guns forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; It really doesn't make a difference but... I have a pair of Glock 19s. Like your 23s, one has a glossy slide while the other ...
It really doesn't make a difference but...
I have a pair of Glock 19s. Like your 23s, one has a glossy slide while the other is dull. I find the dull slide easier to grip (malfunction clearing, etc.) and believe that this may be beneficial at crisis time with potentially sweaty/bloody hands. For this reason, I carry the dull one. OMO. YMMV.
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Either one. I carry my 2nd gen 23 that is 100 percent reliable.
I don't care if it whines, yelps or yells at me for snoring, as long as it goes bang everytime.
Did your wife ever shoot the 23? I would make sure she can handle it before you make it her home defense gun.
When I took my wife shooting, she shot the 9mm much better and no flinching as with the 23.
Good luck, great weapon
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Put them in a hat and the one you pick you carry, the other you leave at home.
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Let your wife keep the glossy one. Women like shiny things. :)
First question, do you have a Sig? If so, put your Glocks in your safe and strap on your Sig. Otherwise, carry either Glock.
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