Enhanced Performance with Faxon Glock 48 Barrels

Three Faxon Glock Barrels laying on a marble slab

Are you a Glock 48 owner seeking to boost your firearm’s accuracy and performance? Learn about the benefits of upgrading to Faxon’s precision barrels and decide if this investment is the right choice for you.

Faxon has developed the Match Series pistol barrels exclusively for Glock® G48. Crafted from stress-relieved 416-R stainless steel and manufactured entirely in-house, these barrels provide superior performance and adaptability.

Features of Faxon 48 Barrels

  • Materials: Stress Relieved 416-R Stainless Steel
  • Coatings: Black Nitride or PVD for increased lubricity, durability, and surface wear resistance
  • Rifling: Conventional rifling accommodates a broader range of ammunition, including cast lead
  • Fit: Secure fit into factory-spec slides without the necessity for a gunsmith
  • Lockup: Enhanced consistency and tighter lockup compared to OEM barrels, thanks to superior tolerances
Black Nitride Finish Glock Barrel product photo
Black Nitride Finish Barrel


  • 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

Benefits of Faxon Glock 48 Barrels

TIN PVD Finish Faxon Glock 48 Barrel
TIN PVD Finish Barrel

Superior Accuracy

The Faxon Match Series Glock 48 barrel delivers enhanced accuracy in comparison to the stock Glock barrel, resulting in improved groupings and shot placement.

Greater Reliability

The optimized chamber ensures dependable feeding and extraction, making the Faxon barrel a trustworthy choice for self-defense or high-pressure situations.

Improved Recoil Management

The Faxon Match Series barrels decrease recoil, enabling quicker and more accurate follow-up shots.

Customization Options

The Faxon Match Series Glock 48 barrel offers various finishes, lengths, and threading options for personalization.

Glock 48 Chameleon PVD Finish Barrel
Chameleon PVD Finish Barrel

Comparing Stock Glock 48 Barrel and Faxon Match Series Glock 48 Barrel

While the stock Glock 48 barrel is a dependable option, the Faxon Match Series Glock 48 barrel might enhance performance in terms of accuracy, reliability, and recoil management for you. However, the premium construction and customization options come at an increased cost.

Should You Invest in a Faxon Glock Barrel?

Faxon Glock 48 barrels provide numerous advantages over stock Glock barrels, but they come at a higher price. The decision to invest in a Faxon barrel depends on your unique needs and preferences. If you’re a dedicated shooter looking to improve your Glock 48’s performance and are willing to invest more, Faxon barrels are certainly worth considering.

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

Faxon Glock Barrels laying on a marble slab

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