Chances are, if you’re a gun owner looking for a new pistol – be it self-defense or something new for time at the shooting range – you’ve likely come across one (or a half dozen) of the ubiquitous Austrian wonders Gaston Glock made famous. Glock pistols are consistently top sellers in the civilian market charts thanks to their durability, consistency, and variety.
While handguns designed for concealed carry have contrasting characteristics to home defense pistols, there is no shortage of Glock configurations.
A shorter barrel and lower capacity are important for concealing a firearm on your person, while grip length, accessory options, and more capacity will be desirable for a home defense pistol.
You’ll need to determine what your Glock will be used to ensure you find the right fit. Let’s break down the best of the best.