I did a polish job on my new G-17 and I can't tell a bit of difference...
This is a discussion on I did a polish job on my new G-17 and I can't tell a bit of difference... within the Defensive Carry Guns forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; Not to be a smart-butt, but you did put a dab of grease on the connector area?
The polish job is okay, but not really ...
February 13th, 2006 10:49 AM
Not to be a smart-butt, but you did put a dab of grease on the connector area?
The polish job is okay, but not really necessary, unless you see some rough surfaces on the cruciform. Yes, some people do not believe in cleaning or lubing their Glocks. I would not invite the Muse of Misfires by following their creed. Glock is a combat weapon, with lots of open space in the frame to let gunk fall/shake out. On a much carried, infrequently shot, never cleaned gun, this will allow it to accumulate quantities of everything from cheese-cracker crumbs to lint.
Shoot lots, clean after shooting, enjoy!
February 13th, 2006 12:16 PM
I agree that the basic polishing doesn't help much, but I find it does help. Proper lubing (I use TW-25b) of all the right places helps, too, and a 3.5# connector makes a noticeably improvement.
The trigger is still a "sproingy" Glock trigger, though. What are you gonna do?
February 13th, 2006 12:39 PM
Yep, right on it. Well not grease, but BreakFree CPL. Some say grease attracts grit and dirt.
Originally Posted by Rob72
February 13th, 2006 05:19 PM
Ahh. Just a dab of the real-deal may surprise you. I use Tetra, and leave just the barest film. Of course, I detail my stuff at least once every three months, so.......
I 've said it before, but I highly recommend the Ghost Rocket (factory weight) connector, too!
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