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Got my Lone Wolf today :)

Discussion in 'Handgun Discussion' started by Benchrest, Aug 8, 2015.

  1. Benchrest

    Benchrest The Desert Planet Well-Known Member

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    5.15" for my G20 today :)

    glock20-LW1.jpg

    It's a Gen4, so I don't know if stock case support has been improved over previous generations, but comparing the two there doesn't seem to be much difference.



    lonewolf2.jpg lonewolf3.jpg

    I roll my own, and I'll be working up loads in Longshot & 800X - Interesting to see if and when 'smilies' start to show in each barrel.

    Now if I could get out and go shooting :)
     
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  2. Certaindeaf

    Certaindeaf SE Portland Well-Known Member

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    You know you wanna send some triple proofs downrange. Fess it.
    Nice.
     
  3. Benchrest

    Benchrest The Desert Planet Well-Known Member

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    Now what would make you think that ;)
     
  4. Certaindeaf

    Certaindeaf SE Portland Well-Known Member

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    Lol. I've always wanted a Bar-Sto 6" Hi-Power barrel.
    A whole inch longer!
     
  5. Benchrest

    Benchrest The Desert Planet Well-Known Member

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    yodawg.jpg
     
  6. Koda

    Koda Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter 2016 Volunteer

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    thats interesting I always assumed Glock barrels fully supported the case based on the huge bold warning on Underwood Ammo's website.

    https://www.underwoodammo.com/10mm-auto/

    your pics dont look much different than a Delta barrel...
     
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    Certaindeaf SE Portland Well-Known Member

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  8. Benchrest

    Benchrest The Desert Planet Well-Known Member

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    Maybe next week - schedule is nuts with work and kids...
     
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    Benchrest The Desert Planet Well-Known Member

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    Glock

    smile.jpg
     
  10. Koda

    Koda Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter 2016 Volunteer

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    :eek:

    thats surprising....

    Is that one you rolled your own, if so was it within SAMMI specs? I know dumb question but the reason im asking is because it rubs me the wrong way that Underwood ammo issues a huge warning not to use their 10mm ammo in a rampless barrel, such as a Delta Elite, or you can get the same effect.... I dont get that if its loaded with SAMMI specs it should run fine.

    (I dont reload so...)
     
  11. Benchrest

    Benchrest The Desert Planet Well-Known Member

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    Not from my gun, just a generic Glock "smile" pic.

    BB & Underwood push the boundaries a bit, and full case support would seem part of the equation.

    I can't speak intelligently about SAAMI specs in relation to a given caliber's case support (as an average, all manus & models), but Glock's lack of has been well documented.

    Not to say I'm interested in loading the 10mm to mild .308 pressures, then blaming the gun for case issues.
     
  12. Benchrest

    Benchrest The Desert Planet Well-Known Member

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    Most times you don't make no dam sense!
     
  13. Koda

    Koda Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter 2016 Volunteer

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    well thats interesting to learn given the stern warning on Underwoods website.

    I dont reload but the 10 is the only round that makes me interested... I'd like to load a full pressure 200g round nose soft point. Cant find any manufacturer that makes that... Cor-bon comes close though but not 200g.


    Anyways, nice Glock. I like the look of it with the new barrel slightly longer.
     
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    Benchrest The Desert Planet Well-Known Member

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    DT's 200gr hardcast is supposed to be a hammer - a load I'd like to duplicate, just need to decide on mold.
     
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  15. mjbskwim

    mjbskwim Salmon,Idaho Well-Known Member

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    Should be easy to tell if the Glock gen 4 is tighter than the older gens.
    With the older barrels,you could hear significant rattle when you shook the barrel with a cartridge in it
    The lone wolf barrel won't let the cartridge rattle
     
  16. mjbskwim

    mjbskwim Salmon,Idaho Well-Known Member

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    Oh yeah,Buffalo Bore won't always fit the LW chamber and the owner says it's LW's fault. Not that BB would make rounds that weren't in SAMI specs:rolleyes: