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Old 04-05-2018, 5:58 PM
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Default G19X...anyone able to carry on duty?

I bought a G19X on a whim, but found out I cannot carry it on duty because they will not let me carry a tan gun. Does anyone else have this issue?
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Old 04-05-2018, 7:15 PM
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Cerakote it?
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Old 04-05-2018, 7:23 PM
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Just don't drop it at the beach!
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Old 04-05-2018, 7:59 PM
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No. My dept allows a wide variety of colors. I carry a black/tan (frame) M&P 2.0 long slide
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Old 04-07-2018, 1:36 PM
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Cerakote it?
Or post it in the private seller forum!

(but let me know when you do )
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Old 04-12-2018, 10:30 AM
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I bought a G19X on a whim, but found out I cannot carry it on duty because they will not let me carry a tan gun. Does anyone else have this issue?
Where do you work?

Im carrying mine on duty.
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Old 04-13-2018, 7:56 PM
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Where do you work?



Im carrying mine on duty.


So Cal San Diego area.


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Old 04-13-2018, 9:42 PM
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Same thing here. Our SWAT guys can carry it. Patrol has to be black (or blued I suppose) or stainless.
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Old 04-14-2018, 6:23 PM
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Iím in Los Angeles. The 19x is fantastic and is such a great carry gun.


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I suppose it would look a little non-conforming in a blue uniform with black leather gear. I suggest you coat it.
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Old 04-18-2018, 11:58 AM
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Looks great with tan and green.

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I have to ask: What is the realistic benefit of the 19x over the 17 for duty use? The mags are not unique to the 19x and can be used in the 17, no?
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I have to ask: What is the realistic benefit of the 19x over the 17 for duty use? The mags are not unique to the 19x and can be used in the 17, no?
I work rescue, so having a shorter barrel and shorter holster makes my life a little bit easier.
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I would buy a 19x if it were black. I heard that they will be coming out with other options in the future.
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Old 05-07-2018, 10:12 AM
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I love Glocks and the G17 is my duty weapon. Also usually carry Glock 19 off duty. Maybe I am missing something but I am underwhelmed by the G19X.
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Old 05-07-2018, 5:34 PM
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I love Glocks and the G17 is my duty weapon. Also usually carry Glock 19 off duty. Maybe I am missing something but I am underwhelmed by the G19X.
Iím in the same boat. Donít see much of a point to it, honestly.
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Shorter barrel, quicker draw time.
With full grip and full capacity.
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We can carry a 19x in our department....actually I wouldn't mind carrying one. I wonder if Glock will come out with a black version.
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I guess if glock put and Glock 26 slide on a 19x frame, draw time would be even more quicker, full grip and full capacity. Lol. Just kidding.

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With full grip and full capacity.

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I have a co worker that carries a glock 19 with a glock 17 mag.
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Old 07-24-2018, 11:46 AM
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My buddy carries a 19x on duty, but he's detective so he's special.

On topic, I emailed Glock and asked them if there was any plan to release the 19x with an MOS cut. They said no but a black model would be released in October 2018.
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