But I have been really contemplating getting a sig p365. XL fits my hand very comfortably and the best comparison between the G43x. Unfortunately the Glock 43x stock isn’t worth much and it’s probably better to just carry a stock 19. This is a table top review and comparison of the new Glock 43X and the Sig Sauer P365. use the following search parameters to narrow your results: The CCW (concealed carry weapons) subreddit is a community about sharing articles, tips, and links about various topics that address CCW. I find it cramped and I have small-medium sized hands. © 2020 reddit inc. All rights reserved. But it’s part of my weekly rotation for sure. Get an ad-free experience with special benefits, and directly support Reddit. I figured out it was because the spring wasn't strong enough to feed upward so I marked that as a range mag I use to train for failures to feed. To those saying the 43x is more snappy than the p365, thats not true at all. Going to shoot 43x on Saturday. Minus the optic ready and longer barrel and sight radius. [–]Curry0210 4 points5 points6 points 3 days ago (0 children), I carry a 365 every day. [–]Jeffwerner4631 1 point2 points3 points 3 days ago* (0 children), P365. The Glock 43 has taken a beating this article. Reddiquette: Please abide by proper reddiquette. However I don't feel well-armed with it. Sig and Glock have set the … The 365 has aggressive stipple, better sights, and a lovely trigger. Will definitely take into consideration. All my other firearms are polymer, with this one being stainless steel should I lean more towards a leather holster to avoid scratching up this beauty? [–]ShoTwiReIN 25 points26 points27 points 3 days ago (14 children). We know that there are many other sub-compact firearms … The reason they hold 5 extra rounds is because they’re not made of polymer. To me the 365 is the better gun. I meant that the grip essentially becomes XL, even with the regular grip module. It’s longer grip fills the hand and prevents you from having a pinkie hanging off the end of the grip. I prefer the P365, not only is it slimmer, shorter and more comfortable to carry but it also has double the capacity with sacrifice the beneficial shirt grip. Not that I dont believe you. I love my 43x because I love Glock and really enjoy how my Glock is but only after I’ve done a fair amount of work to it (talon grips, night sights, TLR6, s15 mags, shield arms mag catch). The Glock 43X has a slightly longer 3.41-inch barrel compared to SIG’s 3.1-inch long barrel. The 42 and 43 are small enough to be comfortable carried comfortably … Customization goes to the Glock. Comparing my new P365 XL to my Glock 43X the first thing you notice is that besides holding 2 more rounds in the magazine, the grip is actually shorter. Comparing my new P365 XL to my Glock 43X the first thing you notice is that besides holding 2 more rounds in the magazine, the grip is actually shorter. First I bought a P365, I totally loved it. I still carry my p365 because it conceals so well and I shoot it great, but I never feel 100% confident with it like I do my 43x. [–]Benoob 0 points1 point2 points 2 days ago (1 child). Glock introduced the G43 in 2015, and SIG launched the P365 at the 2018 SHOT Show. I really like the fact that it has the night sights already installed and statistically is lighter overall. [–]ShoTwiReIN 1 point2 points3 points 3 days ago (0 children), [–]901867344 1 point2 points3 points 3 days ago (0 children), Yea but a longer slide isn’t appreciably harder to conceal and the XL comes optics ready. The 43x vs M&P Shield 9mm EZ Drop tests, dirt/wet tests, feed tests, and they fed and fired every single shot.. Ironically, one of the oem mags that came with my 43x failed on feeds a couple of times and I've yet to have a single fail out of the s15's. [–]YesterdayDistinct133[S] 0 points1 point2 points 3 days ago (2 children). Allowing 12 rounds in the mag plus one in the chamber which is double the capacity of the Glock 43. Other hand you wait and get your discount. I use it for pocket carry. Compare the dimensions and specs of Glock G43X and Sig Sauer P365 XL I work with him at Ruger. The 43 is a hair bigger than the 365, but that is Glock's closest sized 9mm. Any info or feedback really appreciated. I prefer the P365. Don’t know if I want to wait that long. After carrying these pistols and firing hundreds of rounds through each, I understand why they are in the market position they are in. It is nearly identical to its predecessor, the .380 caliber Glock 42. Have heard so many good things about it, especially CCW … I'm going to do a range comparison next and we'll see how they both shoot. The Grip. He said those 2 guns are his best guns hes ever owned. I checked it out the other night when we got off work. If you did go with the 365 I'd think the 15 rd mag is necessary unless you have tiny hands. Rendered by PID 7074 on r2-app-0c463dcb8a7f54c70 at 2020-12-28 22:55:27.904470+00:00 running 6abf2be country code: US. Glock 43X Review Cons. But the one piece grip was nicer than an extension. I saw a crazy one where the tip of a hollow point got stuck in the magazine catch notch. If I want to pocket carry, I will use the P365 since it is similar to the P365XL. For me the slightly longer grip of the 43x/ p365xl conceals just as easily as the shorter guns. As far as im concerned 99% of people who buy SA15 mags haven't had any issues with them including myself. https://shieldarms.com/glock-43x-48-15-round-mag, Second Media Corp., 111 Peter Street, Suite 901, Toronto, Ontario, M5V 2H1, Canada. A good friend has one and its aweasome. I agree and will for sure be getting more as time goes by. But I know Sig makes excellent weapons, [–]IllegalSBR -1 points0 points1 point 3 days ago (0 children), G43X with the 15 round flush fit mags is a god tier setup, [–]Bilo_Sagdiev 0 points1 point2 points 3 days ago (0 children), [–]ironnurse13 0 points1 point2 points 3 days ago (0 children). I’ve only shot the 365 a few times and have nothing bad to speak of those times I shot it. Great advice. Both are wildly popular these days and for good reason. But since right now I’ve got the 43x, I’ll shoot it and see how it feels! My uncle bought a p365 XL and I love it. I see zero reason to own either a 26 or a 43. I have big hands and with the pinky extension is the perfect CCW gun in my opinion. They also all have roughly the same barrel length, though I generally don't worry too much about barrel length for concealed car… The 43x and 48 tell me the Glock should build the 43/8. The P365 XL and the 43X are both phenomenal, but I chose the 43x because the mags are much cheaper and you can get the Shield Arms S15 mags. The extra capacity, sight radius, and grip of the 43x makes for a way better overall self defense gun. The overall length is where we see a big difference and the Glock 43X is 6.5 inches compared to the P365’s much shorter 5.8 inches. Hes an ex sherriff in AZ and used to be a big glock guy. Both of these guns are eminently totable. The gun is completely stock with 12 round mags, night sights, and a stipple. For a subjective viewpoint on this pistol, here is a list of the negatives of the Glock 43x. I will admit it makes me reluctant to carry my p365 over something with time tested reliability like a glock. The Glock 43’s Big Advantage. Why are we discussing "comparisons" when there aren't any? I have the 365xl and plan on buying a 365 grip module at some point to help with better concealment. As someone who owns and carry’s a 43x daily, I’d say get the sig p365 xl (or the 365). Whatever you choose, please shoot the piss out of it until you are 100% certain that it’s reliable (Glock or sig or anything). I will be sticking to the Glock … The S&W Shield is the narrowest of the three guns at 1.03″ wide vs. 1.11″ for the P365 and 1.36″ for the Glock 43. [–]A_really_clever_pun 1 point2 points3 points 3 days ago (0 children), Not much, since the longer frame is polymer, and the longer slide puts weight below the belt once in a holster, which is beneficial imo, [–]MadPuggle 2 points3 points4 points 3 days ago (0 children). Permit posts must be labeled "Permits". I also have a barrel and new sights, and carry comp..and that’s kinda how glocks are I guess. And then regarding the s15 mags, is it a tight fit or is the mag more of an extension and sticking out? JavaScript is disabled. unloaded, is the lightest. So glock once again goes backwards on a concealed carry gun, but like always the aftermarket pulls through. [–]MikeVita4 -1 points0 points1 point 3 days ago (0 children). The second contender in our Sig P365 vs. Glock 43 product review is one of these excellent Glock carry guns. [–]Waiting-On-Range 0 points1 point2 points 3 days ago (0 children). Have you taken them through any classes or just range shooting? Sig Sauer P938, Sig Sauer 1911 Emperor Fastback Scorpion Carry, Sig Sauer P227. Single-stack 9mms have certainly been front-and-center for some time now, and SIG’s 2018 drop was met with the … One hand you pay more and support a local business. Seconded, I bought the XL after shooting the G43 (not the X) and not liking how puny it was. The overall ergonomics are much better also. No fails or issues to date... As with anything you depend your life upon, you just need to thoroughly test them before you consistently go with them. You might be better off with a Glock 19 or similar. You have that very small fraction of people who had serious issues (mostly people who bought them in the first 6 months they were out) and then you have the other 95% of p365 owners who have had no problems at all and swear by it as their main/secondary carry piece. Just stuff I've seen from the training community & social media groups. Disclaimer: Do not take any legal advice from /r/ccw. Yeah I think you should get the p365 w/ 12 rd grip. But it doesn’t really matter what order you get them in. Sig Sauer P365 10 round extended magazine height: 4.5"; 12 round extended magazine height: 4.7"; 15 round extended magazine height: 5.5"; Appreciate the insight! I think Sig has finally worked all the bugs out of the P365 system and IMO the XL version is my favorite one. [–]PatriotDad357 1 point2 points3 points 3 days ago* (0 children). [–]6handbanana 0 points1 point2 points 2 days ago (0 children). Only problem is, on a waitlist for SIG (Law enforcement/Military discount) and guy at shop said they haven’t gotten any of the discounted Sigs in a month or so. It's practically impossible. The P365XL is a little large for that. Plenty of reported issues with failures to feed, magazine springs binding up, baseplate shearing off, etc. Firearms Face-Off: Glock 43 vs. SIG P365 Kat Ainsworth - 04/28/2019 When SIG officially launched its P365, my social media feed was inundated with its praises from both inside and outside the gun industry. SIG over Glock always,Unless you just like upgrading the grips,the sights and the trigger. Different angle showing the grip texture of the Glock 43X and 48 vs the Glock 19. I think you should have both a subcompact and full size/compact pistol. Gun after a few Upgrades, [–]YesterdayDistinct133[S] 0 points1 point2 points 3 days ago (1 child). [–]DoofGoot 2 points3 points4 points 2 days ago (0 children). The fact sig has them out of factory seems very nice. Not everyone likes the sig or the Glock. Yes you can, and vise versa. Appreciate your responses and help! Correct, Shield Arms is making a 15 round flush magazine for the 43x/48. In shooting both pistols, I actually think the extra weight of the Sig dampens felt recoil better then the Glock. I would shoot them all if you can and decide from there what is best for you. Your first handgun? I haven’t used the XL version but the regular 365 is easier to conceal, more comfortable to wear, and shoots about the same, [–]c00Lzero 3 points4 points5 points 3 days ago (0 children). [–]ShoTwiReIN 2 points3 points4 points 3 days ago (0 children). The Glock 43 is the newest addition to the “Slimline” line of Glocks. Might just end up forking up normal retail price. I own both firearms and I prefer P365. I've been carrying it for over 2 years and I won't ever go back to anything else. For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. It’s a little much to be honest I think I kinda went overboard after carrying it for a while but, hey, it works and I like it. Reddit users can interpret the law, but by no means should you consider those opinions as law. And while the Glock43X and Glock 48 are not Gen 5s, the magazines have the orange follower … I am not swayed by the SIG P365 or the Glock 43X. I have shot IDPA matches with all of these with no problems. U got any sources? You can conceal carry it until you get a compact. I have both and they are different guns to the point that I have a hard time comparing them. [–]ShiftyGazVA - G43X | Xiphos V2 AIWB 1 point2 points3 points 2 days ago (3 children). [–]paw_of_south 1 point2 points3 points 3 days ago (0 children). I will say that the s15 mags DO wiggle a little bit in the gun but haven’t had a noticeable effect while shooting them (I’ve probably put a few thousand rounds through my 4 mags (one of them having the +5 extension) collectively). Hes one of our shooters. [–]Ilovefuturama89 0 points1 point2 points 3 days ago (0 children). Released in April 2010, the Glock 43 is a little older than it's Sig competitor. However, the longer slide and barrel of the Glock tames muzzle flip better than the Sig. Compared to most Glocks, the 43 is very small. Totally agree. had both. PS. Both are … No idea when it will be out. 43x is way bigger. Barrel length is a little unnecessary and makes it more uncomfortable. [–]Buffalocolt18MN - P365 / SP-01 4 points5 points6 points 3 days ago (2 children). I have a couple friends who are very-loyal Glock users. (And maybe even the 43x or they make one later for that) View attachment 37589 However the XL length grip makes it much easier to shoot. Glock 43x vs Glock 43: Ergonomics Picking one up out of the box will lead most to say the G43X is better in the ergonomics department. I see no reason for Glock to join the subcompact arm race beyond their 43x. [–]Benoob 1 point2 points3 points 2 days ago (2 children). While the gun feels a niche and does it well it's not without it's downsides. [–]Benoob 1 point2 points3 points 2 days ago (0 children), [–]6handbanana 1 point2 points3 points 2 days ago (4 children), [–]Benoob 0 points1 point2 points 2 days ago (3 children). The three-year head start has allowed this Glock to gain a significant and loyal following among concealed carry shooters. If you already have the 43x I always suggest the s15 mags and night sights. To all you P365 XL fan bois on this sub... Hey guys, recently bought a 1911 over the holidays and just a question for anyone who carries one (would never use as my concealed carry). The Glock 43x is part of Glock Slimline. Not really. Glock 43 Vs Sig P365 For Concealed Carry. The grip, even with the 12 round mag is where the game changes completely. Might be my move. Glock 43x comparison to the Glock 19 cannot be shown accurately in a photo or video. Do you notice much of weight difference when carrying 365 vs XL? Glock 43 vs Sig P365 Choosing between these two guns is like trying to pick your favorite child. Though it has the highest round capacity, the SIG P365 actually has the smallest grip circumference and grip depth. Go to the gun store and get both of them in your hand. Not the XL but the regular 365. [–]ShiftyGazVA - G43X | Xiphos V2 AIWB 1 point2 points3 points 2 days ago (1 child). [–]Buffalocolt18MN - P365 / SP-01 2 points3 points4 points 3 days ago (1 child). The P365xl is a nice firearm also. My advice would be to buy something bigger then. Not to mention the time-tested proven reliability of Glock. Come join the discussion about optics, hunting, gunsmithing, styles, reviews, accessories, classifieds, and more! [–]sas8888 9 points10 points11 points 3 days ago (0 children), [–]laid-back-reef-guy 3 points4 points5 points 3 days ago (0 children). [–]Jeffwerner4631 0 points1 point2 points 3 days ago (0 children). The Glock 43X is a pint-sized carry gun that’s ultra-thin and very … Only time the P365 comes out these days is if I have to wear a tucked-in … Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. [–]OnlyHere4Info 7 points8 points9 points 3 days ago (4 children). I also have the XL and it's awesome, but you can mix and match the grips and slides. [–]Ilovefuturama89 1 point2 points3 points 3 days ago (0 children), I agree 100% with the guy above me, 43x is a great [–]YesterdayDistinct133[S] 6 points7 points8 points 3 days ago (12 children). While .38 Special isn’t an especially expensive cartridge to shoot, it is more costly than 9mm. I believe that, once built up, the 43x is the better gun. [–]Mechanical-Cannibal 5 points6 points7 points 3 days ago (0 children), [–]MadPuggle 5 points6 points7 points 3 days ago (3 children). However, there are other pistols out … WG is basically right, the Glock competitor to the p365 is the g43, and not the 43x or 26. Originally mine started as a 48 but I found the 43 slide easier to carry so I switched that up. I found trijicon night sights on sale at a LGS near my parents house this week for about $40 which was a huge steal. Shield flush mag holds as much as a Sig extended mag, G43X MOS allows co-witnessed optics, whereas the Sig is a trade-off between optic & rear sights. Yes, it is noticeably taller than the P365 or Hellcat, but I don't think that's all that big of a deal when I can generally conceal a G19 anyway. Yes, the grip is one of the main key features of the G43x. It’s tough to be a Glock 43 in a day and age where the P365 and Hellcat exist. My comment on buying night sights for your carry gun is buy once cry once haha (as well as “what is your life worth”). Additionally, the trigger and night sights make the P365 … Any magazine will have issues if you dont take care of it or subject it to the wrong conditions. [–]paw_of_south 1 point2 points3 points 3 days ago (3 children). Glock, of course, has a long track record of reliability, and the G43 continues that tradition. [–]Zealoussideal -4 points-3 points-2 points 3 days ago (0 children). The Sig is small when compared to the length on both the other guns and soli… Lots of good input here already. But out of the box, by itself without any upgrades, the p365 XL or p365 is way better stock. Content breaking the rules below are at the discretion of the mods to remove. The 10 is a little small. Have heard so many good things about it, especially CCW wise. [–]YesterdayDistinct133[S] 0 points1 point2 points 3 days ago (4 children). Clarksville Guns & Archery is a Glock Blue Label dealer and a leading Sig Sauer dealer. The p365 also comes standard with night sights, [–]Sokid 1 point2 points3 points 3 days ago (0 children), [–]6handbanana 1 point2 points3 points 2 days ago (0 children). Reddit; E-mail; The new Glock on the block is the G43X. I have a p365 w XL length grip and a cz sp01. Time is also an important convenience as shit could hit the fan tomorrow, so waiting a month for a discount might not be worth it. [–]Wargician 2 points3 points4 points 3 days ago (0 children), Id also check out the hellcat. The overall ergonomics are much better also. Looks like these guys are making a Glock 19 length slide and barrel to fit on Glock 43 slides. [–]sacreul 2 points3 points4 points 3 days ago (0 children). but it was almost as if the magazine didn’t quite fit the handgun. Now, I also bought my wife a G43. increased capacity is ALWAYS preferable, and a full grip is always easier to shoot faster and more accurately. The 365 is in every way (except possibly reliability) better than a 26 or a 43. You can conceal a full size pistol easily and you'll shoot it infinitely better. A person looking for a slim, svelte carry gun is likely to weigh the Glock 43 vs Sig P365. I originally wanted a 365 until my lgs showed me the hellcat and I got to test them both out, [–]jiveturkey2013 0 points1 point2 points 3 days ago (0 children). I have the 43x because my dad got it for myself or my mom. Use your best guess for other posts. The only reason I would choose the G43 or P365 is if I was to pocket carry them. I have a module in the mail, so I can’t comment on it yet but the XL gets rave reviews. However the grip length is virtually the same. REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc. π Rendered by PID 7074 on r2-app-0c463dcb8a7f54c70 at 2020-12-28 22:55:27.904470+00:00 running 6abf2be country code: US. I would say I am leaning more towards 365 and getting the 12 rd mag and TLR6. After the Sig P365 came out they bought that over the 43x because of the capacity and general superiority of it. Ammunition Cost and Availability: Glock 43 and S&W 642. The wider frame at the same length of the 43. I think the subcompact one is more important since you wear it every day. My first handgun. I would chalk the crazy one up to a one in a million fluke. [–]paw_of_south 6 points7 points8 points 3 days ago (5 children). As far as upgrading to the night sights, I would obviously do it at some point. But I really like using the XL slide on the regular 365 grip. Overall Impressions: Glock 43X vs. Sig Sauer P365. Left: Sig Sauer P365, Right: Glock … There is the XL module and the XL itself which I thinks is a better comparison to the 43x. And I'm short and skinny. When there's something as popular as the p365 or SA15 mags of course theres going to be some people having issues but that doesn't speak for every single one of them, in fact probably less than 1%. I don’t have any trigger time behind a p365 with an xl grip but I would assume it’s still snappy whereas the weight of the xl slide makes it shoot much smoother, [–]Buffalocolt18MN - P365 / SP-01 0 points1 point2 points 3 days ago (6 children), Just throw the 12 rd mags on it, they have a grip extension that essentially turns it into an xl, [–]CallidusNomine 2 points3 points4 points 3 days ago (1 child). Comparisons: Both are small, both are thin, both have adequate magazine capacities for their size, even though, the Sig's P365 still beats out the Glock 43x by two rounds in it's 12 round magazine's to the g43X's 10 round magazine and yet the P365 still manages to be shorter overall in length and height than the G43X. my biggest worry about sig is their quality control problems in the past. The Hellcat is a class-leading concealed carry pistol. (Carry Weapon) (Carry location/style/holster). The 43x is a solid gun. I think MOST of the mags are fine to be honest and they're getting better. The numbers above clearly show that Sig has produced a product that is within the same size and weight arena as its competitors. [–]6handbanana 1 point2 points3 points 2 days ago (2 children). All three pistols in this comparison are subcompact 9mm handgunsdesigned primarily for concealed carry. Glock 19 is a great all around gun. Can’t do that with any of the short single stacks and I don’t like the Kahr mags. The Glock also weighs 23.07 ounces compared to the lighter P365 which weighs 17.8 ounces. You have to wonder if the ones that caused issues were just put together wrong in the factory or if they were abused/mistreated by the buyers. My Glock 43x is on me in its backup position. In this video I compare the Sig p365 to the Glock 43x. I'm not sure, but I wouldn't doubt it, the owners manual is identical for the 365, SAS, and XL. Hey nothing wrong with paying a little more for something this important. I have held but not shot the Glock G48 and would really consider that. I find it difficult to switch from one to the other because it’s just that different. Although the Glock feels slightly more comfortable in my hand, I don’t believe that is a strong enough argument to not use the P365 as my daily carry. Just saying though, if I didn't have a 43x (like OP), I wouldn't consider the s15 mags a sure thing. A tad shorter and if I want and XL sized grip, I just slip in the 12rd mag. I highly recommend trying it before you buy anything. [–]YesterdayDistinct133[S] 0 points1 point2 points 3 days ago (3 children). p365xl instead but you can't go wrong with either choice. I think Sig has finally worked all the bugs out of the P365 system and IMO the XL version is my favorite one. (This is why I got the shield arms mag catch. Then I traded for a G43x because I hated pinching my pinky doing mag changes. It shoots absolutely amazing, crisp trigger, very very well made, premium feeling quality, very tiny and still holds 10+1, ohh and night sights. Any mag that packs 15rds into that space must be tested as it seems too good to be true. Final Thoughts. Getting StartedGlock 43x vs P365 (self.CCW), submitted 3 days ago by YesterdayDistinct133. If you haven’t heard, the Glock 43X is a G43 with G48-like width and a slightly larger frame to accommodate a magazine holding ten rounds of 9mm. Sig P365 XL vs Glock 43X: Concealment The Glock 43X is ultimately the smaller and lighter-weight gun, so by default, it’s the easier gun to carry. Also consider what capacity and shootability you really want. The 43x is clearly slimmer and shorter than the 19. Just get a Glock 48, super reliable, longer slide for more sight radius and better recoil, easier to carry AIWB, shoot it better than my 19, slimmer with 15 rounds (shorter than P365XL with 15 round mag), it’s a no brainer. Now, just like with your 2 children, there are many differences within these two firearms and that is what we are going to dive into in this article. Sig Sauer P365 vs Glock 43. We weren’t using bad ammo, and I haven’t heard anyone say anything bad about sig. I’ve shot both and I carried hers for a couple of days to see the difference. Shoot both guns however. He said he'll just give it to her or keep it for himself lol. New holster: Sig M17 in Black Arch Entrada. [–]Lktimpanaro 0 points1 point2 points 3 days ago (0 children). The P365 actually feels heavier also, especially when loaded with 12 rounds over the G43X's 10 rounds. p365 is the way..43 wasn’t for me. I have ~ 2,000 rounds through both of my s15 magazines and I trust them to be carried regularly. The tlr6 is a decent laser light combo, and if you want more than 10 rounds the shield arms mags give you 15 in a flush mag. The grip texture is the same as the Glock 43 which has squares (or pyramids) that do not protrude as much as the textures on the Gen 4 and Gen 5 models. Aren't they retailing at ~$150? Thank you! I would caution you against the Shield Arms magazines if you go with the 43x. Right now Ammo Engine shows a low of 0.14/rd for 9mm vs 0.18/rd for .38 spcl. Looking at the grips it’s amazing the XL holds 2 more rounds than the 43X. Mostly range shooting but throughout those 2,000 + rounds I have intentionally beat the crap out of them. [–]Benoob 3 points4 points5 points 3 days ago (9 children). [–]Buffalocolt18MN - P365 / SP-01 3 points4 points5 points 3 days ago (0 children). Am I wrong in thinking that I read somewhere that you can actually put the XL grip onto the standard 365? It reminds me of the Sig p365. Honestly, I carried a standard G43 for a few years and had to buy +2 baseplates for all my mags because I hated the pinky dangle. 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