Taran Tactical makes some of the coolest high-speed tactical/practical mods for Glocks and he weighs in on what he likes about the latest generation of Austrian polymer pistols.
Ups include a flatter rear grip — which is one of the things Butler does to stock Glocks passing through the shop — the absence of finger grooves, an ambi slide release, and a flared mag well.
As far as Taran Tactical custom parts, Butler advises they dropped in sights and a trigger pack on the G17 and ran it with no problem. Gen 4 grip plugs and magazine base pads work as well
“I like the Gen 5 Glock,” says Butler, noting good groups in offhand shooting.
Downs are some noted Glock slop in the slide/barrel, but hey…