Glock 21 Summary

The 21 by Glock is a recoil operated semi-automatic Pistol produced during 1990 which sells new for $637.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $440.00. It's caliber is listed at .45 Automatic with a muzzle velocity (MV) From 830 to 1140 ft/sec, muzzle energy (ME) From 333 to 573 ft-lb, and muzzle weight (WT) From 165 to 230 grains. The Glock 21 has fixed, white dot front, white square U rear sights, a integrated polymer grip, polymer frame, and a Glock single-action (SA) trigger. This handgun has a 13-round magazine with a maximum capacity of 14 rounds. The 21 has a recoil factor of 8.68 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 194648.

Norinco NP-34 Summary

The NP-34 by Norinco is a recoil operated semi-automatic Pistol produced during which sells new for $460.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $295.00. It's caliber is listed at 9mm Luger with a muzzle velocity (MV) From 985 to 1500 ft/sec, muzzle energy (ME) From 294 to 450 ft-lb, and muzzle weight (WT) From 90 to 147 grains. The Norinco NP-34 has sights, a black plastic grip, aluminum alloy frame, and a double-action (DA/SA) trigger. This handgun has a 13-round magazine with a maximum capacity of 14 rounds. The NP-34 has a recoil factor of 4.71 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 141612.

Comparison Chart

Title:Glock 21Norinco NP-34
Caliber:.45 Automatic9mm Luger
Common Name:.45 Automatic Colt Pistol (ACP)9mm Parabellum
Type:PistolPistol
Production Years:1990
MV:From 830 to 1140 ft/secFrom 985 to 1500 ft/sec
ME:From 333 to 573 ft-lbFrom 294 to 450 ft-lb
WT:From 165 to 230 grainsFrom 90 to 147 grains
Brand Name:GlockNorinco
Model Number:21NP-34
Retail Price:$637.00$460.00
Used Price:$440.00$295.00
Action:recoil operated semi-automaticrecoil operated semi-automatic
Trigger:Glock single-action (SA)double-action (DA/SA)
Safety Type:'Safe Action' trigger safetyframe mounted decocking lever
Magazine Capacity:13-round13-round
Frame Material:polymeraluminum alloy
Grip Type:integrated polymerblack plastic
Sights:fixed, white dot front, white square U rear
Width:1.27-in1.45-in
Length:8.22-in7.1-in
Height:5.47-in5.35-in
Barrel:4.6-in3.9-in
Weight:29.3-oz29-oz
IDPA Power Factor:194648141612
Recoil Factor:8.68 ft-lb4.71 ft-lb
Total Capacity:14 rounds14 rounds