Are you a Glock 48 owner seeking ways to amplify your firearm’s accuracy and overall performance? Delve into the advantages of choosing Faxon’s precision Glock 48 barrel and determine if the investment genuinely pays off.

Faxon’s Premium Barrels for Glock G48

Faxon has masterfully developed and fabricated the Match Series pistol barrels, specifically tailored for the Glock G48. Constructed from stress-relieved 416-R stainless steel and machined in-house, these barrels are coated with either black Nitride or PVD to maximize lubricity, prolong barrel life, and enhance surface wear resistance.

Equipped with conventional rifling, these barrels accommodate a broader range of ammunition, including cast lead, and seamlessly integrate with factory-spec slides without necessitating a gunsmith. Their exceptional tolerances yield a more consistent and tighter lockup compared to OEM barrels.


  • Handgun Type: Glock G48
  • Barrel Caliber: 9mm
  • Barrel Material: Stress Relieved 416-R Stainless Steel
  • Barrel Twist: 1:10
  • Muzzle Thread: 1/2X28
  • Crown: 11-degree Target Crown
  • Rifling Type: Conventional


Perks of Faxon Glock 48 Barrels

  • Superior accuracy: Faxon Match Series Glock 48 barrel offers outstanding accuracy compared to the stock Glock 48 barrel, due to its 1:10 traditional rifling and 11-degree target crown.
  • Enhanced dependability: The Faxon barrel’s optimized chamber promotes reliable feeding and extraction, reducing the risk of malfunctions.
  • Improved recoil management: Faxon Match Series barrels are engineered to decrease recoil, allowing for faster and more precise follow-up shots.
  • Flexible customization: The Faxon Match Series Glock 48 barrel is available in a variety of finishes, lengths, and threading options for personalization. The threaded barrel option supports the attachment of suppressors or compensators.

Evaluating Stock Barrels and Faxon Match Series Barrels

While the stock barrel is a trustworthy option, the Faxon Match Series Glock 48 barrel outperforms it in terms of accuracy, reliability, and recoil management. The superior construction and customization options come with a higher price tag, so it’s essential to assess your specific needs and preferences before selecting a Faxon barrel.

Is a Faxon Glock 48 Barrel a Wise Investment?

Faxon Glock 48 barrels present multiple benefits over stock Glock barrels, making them an enticing choice for dedicated shooters seeking to upgrade their Glock’s performance. The higher price point may be a deterrent for some, but the decision to invest in a Faxon barrel ultimately depends on your unique requirements and preferences.

Browse Faxon’s G48 options here, or read more about Faxon’s Glock replacement barrel options.