Glock 17 Gen 4 FS
Glock 17 Gen 4 FS. (FS) Stands for front serrations. As a result of the (FS) front cocking serrations an additional tactile surface is added. Consequently there is a choice of where to activate the slide. This is a limited edition item. Hence, highly collectable. – Its over 35 years old now and the legendary Glock 17 (so named because it was the 17th patent procured by the company) attained iconic status a while ago. Since its introduction, the company has introduced a bevy of other models in varying in frame size and various caliber but the G17 chambered for 9 x 19mm Parabellum, remains the Glock that comes to mind when mentioning the name.
If simplicity is prerequisite for reliability – then the iconic G17 is a perfect example. Designed for professional use, the GLOCK 17 Gen 4 FS is trusted by law enforcement officers and military personnel all over the planet because of its unparalleled reliability, easy field stripping and cleaning, optimal magazine capacity of 17 rounds and superior carry comfort because of its its low weight.
With the signature “Safe Action” trigger system, the GLOCK 17 calibre 9 x19mm pistol is safe, easy, and quick – precisely what you need in critical situations. Did we mention reliable?
So how do you make a great pistol greater?
Glock 17 Gen 4 FS
Glock 17 Gen 4 FS Rough Textured Frame Surface
This more aggressive, non-slip surface provides a more secure grip and better traction. For quite a while, some Glock owners had been getting custom texturing on their pistols to get what’s now standard on Gen4 models
Glock 17 Gen 4 FS Replaceable Backstraps
The Gen4 has two insert options, medium and large or you can leave the pistol as is, in small or what Glock refer to as short frame configuration.
Glock 17 Gen 4 FS Magazine Release Catch
The enlarged mag release catch is now easily reversible to either the left or right side.
Glock 17 Gen 4 FS Magazine
The Gen4 Magazine now features a pair of notches that will allow positive operation with all types of existing mag catches.
Glock 17 Gen 4 FS Recoil Spring
The Glock G17 Gen 4 FS has a dual recoil-spring system that features a progressive spring rate reducing felt perceived recoil.
Calibre – 9mm para
Mag Capacity -17. optional 19/31/33
Weight Unloaded -705g
Barrel length – 114
Size (LxWxH) – 202x32x139