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New Grips on RIA 1911

Discussion in '1911 Forums' started by HotRoderX, Jun 9, 2011.

  1. HotRoderX

    HotRoderX Gen4 BETATester

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    What do you guys think? I know I am extremely happy with them in fact they look 10x's better then I could have imagined. There Cylinder & Slide Dymondwood I think they look just as good as VZ grips at half the price. The texture is extremely grippy and the quality is really nice also.
     
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    Looks awesome, my friend:thumbsup:
     

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    Thank you Okie they look better then I thought they would still super excited. I had no idea 40 dollar grips would turn out looking so nice.
     
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    Thank you very much
     
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    Sweet!

    For good looks and carry, the laminated grips are hard to beat.
     
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    I love them HotRod. That gun looks way better now. Congrats. Know put a silver trigger flat or curved in it.
     
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    Looks good. very similar to the grips I have on mine.
     
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    Thank you very much

    I was thinking about that maybe later down the road doing a Silver trigger, slide stop, grip safety, thumb safety, and hammer. Then having the gun refinished. I think it look really good even thought its not a super expensive gun. Kinda one of them things where you wanna refinish the gun and get it looking new again
     
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    Thank you both they really do look good and they give solid grip. The Grip texture reminds me a lot of Springfields Logo grips.
     
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    With work slow in my line of work you're gun is a super expensive gun to me. Two yrs ago I could buy 1 a month, now the gun you're showing is what I want and I've been trying to save change so I can get one. Might take a few more months or work to pick up. Be proud as thats a fine weapon.
     
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    Looks great! Great addition to a solid pistol
     
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    Nice looking grips! A def improvement!!! Congrats!
     
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    Wow, those are some hideously ugly grips.

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    No wait, I thought this was Okie's thread. Nevermind. :tongueout:
     
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    Looks great. Really spruce's the gun up and gives it a classic look. :thumbsup:
     
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    Thanks guys
     
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    They look great HotRod.
     
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    Thank you.
     
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    I just took a look at cylinder and slides site. They have a few really nice sets of grips. Nice find x. The grips really dress up the RIA.
     
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    They really dress up that ricer. ;)