Ruger LCP and Glock 42 Comparison

The Ruger LCP is a compact .380 Auto from the industry leader in rugged, reliable firearms. From backup firearms for law enforcement to licensed carry for personal protection, the LCP is the perfect choice. Designed with both male and female shooters in mind, the LCP is as affordable as it is reliable. With an empty magazine, this semi-auto pistol is a lightweight 9.4 oz., ideal for all-day carry. The LCP is carefully constructed with a through-hardened alloy steel slide, black glass-filled nylon grips, and low-profile fixed sights. 2.75″ barrel and 5.16″ overall.

Ruger LCP


The new GLOCK 42, in .380 AUTO, is a slimline subcompact pistol able to withstand the rigors of routine training. The G42 is the smallest pistol GLOCK has ever introduced, making it ideal for pocket carry and shooters with smaller hands.  Length: 151 mm/ 5.94 in. Width: 24 mm/ 0.94 Height: 105 mm/ 4.13 in. Barrel Length: 82.5/3.25 in.  Loaded Weight: -490 g/ -17.29 oz.  Unloaded: 390 g/ 13.76 oz.

glock 42

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So if you are going to buy, pick the one that’s right for you.

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