The Glock 17 in is the most widely used law-enforcement pistol worldwide. Because of its unsurpassed reliability, above-average magazine capacity of 17 cartridges in the standard magazine and its low weight, it is trusted by law enforcement officers in their daily duties throughout the world. With your safety in mind, the Glock 17 Pistol offers the Safe Action trigger system that uses a partially-tensioned firing pin lock and a drop safety to prevent unintentional firing and the simple finger on trigger, safety off, finger off the trigger, safety on psychology. Designed to last, the G17 has all parts coated in Glock's unique Tenifer surface refinement to give your firearm the additional hardness and longevity you want in a handgun. The unique polymer frame is corrosion resistant, tougher than steel, and still 86% lighter. In addition, Glock 17C pistols are equipped with an integrated compensator, rendering the weapon even more controllable during rapid fire and allowing an improved hit pattern. With a rifled 4-1/2" barrel, the 17 weighs only 22 ounces.