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.

Star S Summary

The S by Star is a recoil operated semi-automatic Pistol produced during 1941 - 1965 which sells new for $237.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $260.00. 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 Star S has fixed blade and notch sights, a plastic grip, steel frame, and a single-action (SA) trigger. This handgun has a 8-round magazine with a maximum capacity of 9 rounds. The S has a recoil factor of 3 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 98684.

Comparison Chart

Title:Glock 42Star S
Caliber:.380 Automatic.380 Automatic
Common Name:9mm Browning Short9mm Browning Short
Type:PistolPistol
Production Years:20141941 - 1965
MV:From 900 to 1050 ft/secFrom 900 to 1050 ft/sec
ME:From 168 to 220 ft-lbFrom 168 to 220 ft-lb
WT:From 88 to 115 grainsFrom 88 to 115 grains
Brand Name:GlockStar
Model Number:42S
Retail Price:$480.00$237.00
Used Price:$375.00$260.00
Action:recoil operated semi-automaticrecoil operated semi-automatic
Trigger:Glock single-action (SA)single-action (SA)
Safety Type:'Safe Action' trigger safetyframe mounted thumb safety
Magazine Capacity:6-round8-round
Frame Material:polymersteel
Grip Type:integrated polymerplastic
Sights:fixed, white dot front, white square U rearfixed blade and notch
Width:0.94-inNo Data
Length:5.94-in6.5-in
Height:4.13-in4.75-in
Barrel:3.2-in4-in
Weight:13.76-oz22-oz
IDPA Power Factor:9672398684
Recoil Factor:4.63 ft-lb3 ft-lb
Total Capacity:7 rounds9 rounds