Glock 23 Summary

The 23 by Glock is a recoil operated semi-automatic Pistol produced during 1990 which sells new for $599.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $425.00. It's caliber is listed at .40 S&W with a muzzle velocity (MV) From 985 to 1325 ft/sec, muzzle energy (ME) From 355 to 500 ft-lb, and muzzle weight (WT) From 135 to 180 grains. The Glock 23 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 23 has a recoil factor of 9.05 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 174764.

Taurus 24/7 G2 Compact Summary

The 24/7 G2 Compact by Taurus is a recoil operated semi-automatic Pistol produced during 2011 which sells new for $377.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $280.00. 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 Taurus 24/7 G2 Compact has fixed front, adjustable rear sights, a integrated polymer grip, polymer with steel insert frame, and a double-action (DA/SA) trigger. This handgun has a 10-round magazine with a maximum capacity of 11 rounds. The 24/7 G2 Compact has a recoil factor of 8.97 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 189241.

Comparison Chart

Title:Glock 23Taurus 24/7 G2 Compact
Caliber:.40 S&W.45 Automatic
Common Name:.40 Smith & Wesson Auto.45 Automatic Colt Pistol (ACP)
Type:PistolPistol
Production Years:19902011
MV:From 985 to 1325 ft/secFrom 830 to 1140 ft/sec
ME:From 355 to 500 ft-lbFrom 333 to 573 ft-lb
WT:From 135 to 180 grainsFrom 165 to 230 grains
Brand Name:GlockTaurus
Model Number:2324/7 G2 Compact
Retail Price:$599.00$377.00
Used Price:$425.00$280.00
Action:recoil operated semi-automaticrecoil operated semi-automatic
Trigger:Glock single-action (SA)double-action (DA/SA)
Safety Type:'Safe Action' trigger safetyinternal, trigger, decocker
Magazine Capacity:13-round10-round
Frame Material:polymerpolymer with steel insert
Grip Type:integrated polymerintegrated polymer
Sights:fixed, white dot front, white square U rearfixed front, adjustable rear
Width:1.18-inNo Data
Length:7.36-in6.6-in
Height:4.99-in5.06-in
Barrel:4.01-in3.5-in
Weight:23.65-oz27-oz
IDPA Power Factor:174764189241
Recoil Factor:9.05 ft-lb8.97 ft-lb
Total Capacity:14 rounds11 rounds