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P13 Barrel in a P12?

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First time poster here, so please forgive me if this is a dumb question:

Can I use the barrel from a P13-45 in a P12-45?

I know the longer barrel will extend beyond the slide on the P12, but will it fit and work OK? I need to know because here in Canada, only a select few "grandfathered" individuals can own handguns with barrels shorter than 4.2" inches. I am not one of the lucky ones who can. Thus, if I want to own something like a P12, I have to replace (and destroy) the evil short barrel with one that is longer than 4.2" and have it re-registered.

I have located a used P12 that I really want to buy. If the P13 (or even P14) barrel will work, I'll get a used one and stick it in the little blaster so I can buy it. It will look a little weird, but at least I'll be able to own it.

Thanks in advance for your help.