Issue 05 Preview – Fully Loaded Recoil Staff Join the Conversation Griffon Industries G19 Glock pistols are easily among the top two or three most customizable pistols in the gun world. The aftermarket selection and availability for Glock platform pistol components are truly off the charts. A part as simple as a magazine release all the way to the Glock’s slide and even frame are now offered in unique, non-factory variations. When you can change just about every thing that makes your Glock a Glock, we have to ask: Could a Glock be over-accessorized? What happens when you take a Glock 19 and deck it out with aftermarket accessories and throw a healthy dose of custom work on top of all of it? Does performance begin to drop from factory standards or are the improvements worth the investment? Griffon Industries, a company that specializes in producing Kydex holsters and calendars with scantily clad women with guns, decided to modify one of its Glock 19s to find out. With the goal of modifying a 9mm compact Glock 19 Gen 3 (G19) pistol to become an even more effective shooter, Griffon Industries founder Jeff Lai turned to the immense Glock aftermarket industry for help. Let’s take a moment to point out that because there are myriad aftermarket parts available for each factory component, part choice is crucial for this type of project. For the rest of this article, subscribe digitally here: RECOIL Issue 5 Explore RECOILweb:Censorship and Antifragility: Aero PrecisionSHOT16: New Carbine from EraThr3 - The Boar BusterBreaking: Can Cannon Declared NFA Weapon by BATFFirst Look: FN 509 Tactical Red Dot Ready Pistol NEXT STEP: Download Your Free Target Pack from RECOILFor years, RECOIL magazine has treated its readers to a full-size (sometimes full color!) shooting target tucked into each big issue. Now we've compiled over 50 of our most popular targets into this one digital PDF download. From handgun drills to AR-15 practice, these 50+ targets have you covered. Print off as many as you like (ammo not included). Get your pack of 50 Print-at-Home targets when you subscribe to the RECOIL email newsletter. We'll send you weekly updates on guns, gear, industry news, and special offers from leading manufacturers - your guide to the firearms lifestyle.You want this. Trust Us.