As a Glock 48 owner, are you interested in upgrading your firearm’s precision and overall performance? Learn about the perks of opting for Faxon’s precision barrels and decide whether the investment is genuinely valuable.
Faxon’s Elite Barrels
Faxon meticulously engineered and manufactured the Match Series pistol barrels, exclusively for the Glock® G48. Constructed of stress-relieved 416-R stainless steel and machined in-house, these barrels are coated with either black Nitride or PVD to heighten lubricity, extend barrel life, and increase surface wear resistance.
Featuring conventional rifling, these barrels can handle a wider range of ammunition, including cast lead, and effortlessly fit into factory-spec slides without the need for a gunsmith. Their superior tolerances result in a more consistent and tighter lockup compared to OEM barrels.
- Handgun Type: Glock G48
- Barrel Caliber: 9mm
- Barrel Material: Stress Relieved 416-R Stainless Steel
- Barrel Twist: 1:10
- Muzzle Thread: 1/2X28
- Crown: 11-degree Target Crown
- Rifling Type: Conventional
Benefits of Faxon Glock 48 Barrels
- Augmented accuracy: Faxon Match Series Glock 48 barrel delivers remarkable accuracy compared to the stock Glock 48 barrel, owing to its 1:10 traditional rifling and 11-degree target crown.
- Greater reliability: The Faxon barrel’s optimized chamber ensures reliable feeding and extraction, minimizing the likelihood of malfunctions.
- Refined recoil management: Faxon Match Series barrels are designed to minimize recoil, enabling faster and more precise subsequent shots.
- Versatile customization: The Faxon Match Series Glock 48 barrel is available in an array of finishes, lengths, and threading options for personalization. The threaded barrel option facilitates the attachment of suppressors or compensators.
Comparing Stock Barres and Faxon Match Series Barrels
While the stock Glock 48 barrel offers a dependable choice, the Faxon Match Series Glock 48 barrel surpasses it in terms of accuracy, reliability, and recoil management. The high-quality construction and customization options come with a higher price tag, so it’s crucial to assess your specific needs and preferences before opting for a Faxon barrel.
Should You Consider a Faxon Glock 48 Barrel?
Faxon Glock 48 barrels provide numerous advantages over stock Glock barrels, positioning them as an appealing option for dedicated shooters who desire to enhance their Glock’s performance. The increased cost may be a concern for some, but the decision to invest in a Faxon barrel ultimately depends on your unique needs and preferences.
Browse Faxon’s G48 options here, or read more about Faxon’s Glock replacement barrel options.