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Any recommendations for who to do some grip work?

Discussion in 'The 10 Ring' started by Dakotaota, Jan 30, 2013.

  1. Dakotaota


    Jan 8, 2013
    Im looking at sending off a glock for some grip work....anyone have any experience with Glockworx? They have some sick glocks one their sight.
  2. aptrpl6

    aptrpl6 Detached Member

    Aug 12, 2009
    SC Lowcountry
    Lots of GT members swear by Cold Bore Customs. I don't have any personal experience with him, but I hope to soon when I replace my stolen 20sf:crying:. I have not dealt with Glockworx before.

  3. Kilo Sierra

    Kilo Sierra

    Dec 23, 2009
    I have had the good fortune to have work done by Lane on two weapons, a G29 and a G30.

    He did grip reductions and texture.

    The end product was more than satisfactory. I am very pleased with the outcome.

    Additionally, in my case the turn around time was spot on.

    I made all my arrangements via email, and the communication stream was timely and specific.

    In my case the I found his total service to be reminiscent of "Old School" attention to detail. He made sure I got what I paid for.

    His website is very accurate in the depictions of his work.

    Just my $0.02.

  4. deadandgone


    Jul 27, 2010
    Dale did some work for me on a G29...I was having problems controlling the gun, and knew I needed a grip reduction. I studied the website, and called Dale. He listened to me, which is important, and made his recommendations.

    Since I got it back, now that G29 is my gun....designed for my hand....and I can shoot the nuclear rounds and maintain a steady grip.

    I got my gun back when promised, and I am very satisfied.

  5. rdbjr57


    Jun 14, 2006
    Western Kentucky
    I'm not sure where you are located, but I have heard good things about the work that Southwest Shooting Authority does..
  6. I just received back my G21SF frame, which I sent to Lane
    at Cold Bore Customs right before Christmas. It is the only time I've had work done to the frame, and I sent it to Lane because of all the good things said here on the forum about his work and the pictures that I have seen here of his work.

    I had some grip work done, with the finger humps removed,
    the undercut trigger guard, and some texturing.
    I was totally amazed at how it changed the feel of my gun, and
    the quality of work and communication were top notch.
    I am sure there are other good companies out there, but I can
    attest that Cold Bore is one of the best.
    I can assure you that I will be using them again.
  7. Any Cal.

    Any Cal.

    Oct 27, 2008
    Doing it yourself is a possibility as well. Here is one w/ finger bumps mostly removed, undercut trigger guard, and some extra stippling. About an hours worth of work, takes 2-3 grits of sandpaper and a Dremel. After, the difference was nearly as much as going from a regular frame to a slim frame. A job like this doesn't carry too much risk of damage if you are reasonably careful. Haven't tried the full-on epoxy filled grip reductions.


  8. TSAX


    Jun 5, 2010
    There are a bunch of happy Cold Bore customers on here, if you do a search you will find pics and reviews for his work.

  9. Dakotaota


    Jan 8, 2013
    Thanks guys....Coldbore looks like the place!