Glock 42 Summary

The 42 by Glock is a recoil operated semi-automatic Pistol produced during 2014 which sells new for $480.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $375.00. It's caliber is listed at .380 Automatic with a muzzle velocity (MV) From 900 to 1050 ft/sec, muzzle energy (ME) From 168 to 220 ft-lb, and muzzle weight (WT) From 88 to 115 grains. The Glock 42 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 6-round magazine with a maximum capacity of 7 rounds. The 42 has a recoil factor of 4.63 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 96723.

HK HK45 Tactical Summary

The HK45 Tactical by HK is a recoil operated semi-automatic Pistol produced during 2013 which sells new for $1,399.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $1,050.00. 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 HK HK45 Tactical has 3-dot night sights sights, a integrated polymer grip, OD green polymer frame, and a double-action (DA/SA) trigger. This handgun has a 10-round magazine with a maximum capacity of 11 rounds. The HK45 Tactical has a recoil factor of 8.29 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 197204.

Comparison Chart

Title:Glock 42HK HK45 Tactical
Caliber:.380 Automatic.45 Automatic
Common Name:9mm Browning Short.45 Automatic Colt Pistol (ACP)
Type:PistolPistol
Production Years:20142013
MV:From 900 to 1050 ft/secFrom 830 to 1140 ft/sec
ME:From 168 to 220 ft-lbFrom 333 to 573 ft-lb
WT:From 88 to 115 grainsFrom 165 to 230 grains
Brand Name:GlockHK
Model Number:42HK45 Tactical
Retail Price:$480.00$1,399.00
Used Price:$375.00$1,050.00
Action:recoil operated semi-automaticrecoil operated semi-automatic
Trigger:Glock single-action (SA)double-action (DA/SA)
Safety Type:'Safe Action' trigger safetyframe mounted safety/decocker
Magazine Capacity:6-round10-round
Frame Material:polymerOD green polymer
Grip Type:integrated polymerintegrated polymer
Sights:fixed, white dot front, white square U rear3-dot night sights
Width:0.94-in1.54-in
Length:5.94-in8.03-in
Height:4.13-in5.91-in
Barrel:3.2-in5.12-in
Weight:13.76-oz31.4-oz
IDPA Power Factor:96723197204
Recoil Factor:4.63 ft-lb8.29 ft-lb
Total Capacity:7 rounds11 rounds