Are you a Glock 48 owner looking to enhance the accuracy and performance of your firearm? Discover the benefits of upgrading to Faxon’s precision barrels in this article and determine if the investment is worth it for you.
Faxon has designed the Match Series pistol barrels specifically for Glock® G48. Made using stress-relieved 416-R stainless steel and machined entirely in-house, these barrels offer improved performance and versatility.
Faxon Glock 48 Barrel Features
- Materials: Stress Relieved 416-R Stainless Steel
- Coatings: Black Nitride or PVD for enhanced lubricity, barrel life, and surface wear resistance
- Rifling: Conventional rifling allows for a wider variety of ammunition, including cast lead
- Fit: Snug fit into factory-spec slides without the need for a gunsmith
- Lockup: More consistent and tighter lockup than OEM barrels, thanks to better-than-factory tolerances
- 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
Advantages of Faxon Glock 48 Barrels
The Faxon Match Series Glock 48 barrel offers superior accuracy compared to the stock Glock 48 barrel, with tighter groupings and better shot placement.
The optimized chamber ensures reliable feeding and extraction, making the Faxon barrel a reliable choice for self-defense or high-stress situations.
Better Recoil Management
The Faxon Match Series barrels reduce recoil, making follow-up shots faster and more accurate.
The Faxon Match Series Glock 48 barrel comes in a variety of finishes, lengths, and threading options for customization.
Stock Glock 48 Barrel vs. Faxon Match Series Glock 48 Barrel
While the stock Glock 48 barrel is a reliable option, the Faxon Match Series Glock 48 barrel might offer superior performance in terms of accuracy, reliability, and recoil management for you. However, the premium construction and customization options do come at a higher cost.
Is the Faxon Glock 48 Barrel Worth the Investment?
Faxon Glock 48 barrels offer several advantages over stock Glock barrels, but they come with a higher cost. The answer to whether they are worth the investment depends on your individual needs and preferences.