Guns ZEV Tech announces match grade barrels Recoil Staff February 16, 2015 Join the Conversation ZEV Technologies, the Oxnard-based manufacturer of Glock performance parts, has announced the addition of Match Grade drop-in barrels to their lineup. Currently available now though their recently upgraded website, the barrels will be available in Burnt Bronze, Black DLC (Diamond Like Carbon) and Raw Stainless Steel. They are currently available for G19, G17 and G34 with more on the way. ZEV advises the barrels, which have extremely tight tolerances, are, “…manufactured with pre-hardened chromium stainless steel (416R); originally designed for use in Match-Grade rifle barrels. This material provides high tensile strength and toughness to withstand typical chamber pressures while still being greatly corrosion resistant.” They further say, “ZEV Match-Grade barrel bores are some of the most precise in the industry. Every barrel is double honed (rough and finish) until a minimum surface finish of 16 RA is reached. During this process the barrels are held to a final dimension of +/- 0.0002” for consistency and accuracy.” Each barrel is cut, rifled and inspected for groove dimensions and broach finish. Specs are: 416R Gun Barrel Quality Stainless Steel Match Grade drop in barrel Final dimension of +/- 0.0002” for consistency and accuracy SAAMI spec. Match chambers Proprietary twist rate You can learn more online http://zevtechnologies.com/, on Instagram http://instagram.com/zevtech and on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/ZEVTechnologiesGlockWorx. You can also contact ZEV Customer Service 805-486-5800. For a little more from Zev, check out the first of their “Professional Series” videos. Explore RECOILweb:First Look at Mossberg's New MC2c Compact 9mm PistolInterview with Paul Leitner-WiseGadget Fu: Fossil Q Reveler activity trackerAction Target Sponsors Max Michel 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.