GUN got my new grips on my 1911 *pic*

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  1. Dsking85

    Dsking85 New Member

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    i know they're nothing special, but i think it adds a certain i-don't-know-what to the gun. they look a lot more interesting in person

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    looks nice. I personally prefer darker woods though :cool:
     
  3. Artyboy

    Artyboy Necessity is the excuse for every infringement of

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    Yeah I'm not too keen on the light wood on black look.
     
  4. Dsking85

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    :dunno: oh well, i like it. looks better in person
     
  5. jtl090179

    jtl090179 Oh I get it, yeah. He's the girl, then you're the OT Supporter

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    i want some pearl grips on mine. real pearl. or ivory. i wonder where i can get that
     
  6. Dsking85

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    go to ar15.com and under handguns there's a 1911 subforum. there's a sticky with links to different grip manufacturers, and i saw a ton of pearl and ivory grips there.
     
  7. Keesh

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    Doesn't look bad. I myself prefer darker grips on a black 1911 but that doesn't look bad at all.
     
  8. Thunderbear

    Thunderbear Yggdrasil's Forester.

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    Blonde looks good. I can't wait to get my Operator :o
     
  9. Y2kAccord

    Y2kAccord Everything happens for reasons I just dont know

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    I want to order these for mine

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  10. Platinum_Thunder

    Platinum_Thunder Reliability for life and liberty

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    wow, that looks like complete shit.
     
  11. Fire Sauce

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    "They're IVORY. Only a pimp from a cheap New Orleans whorehouse would carry a pearl-handled pistol."
    - George S. Patton
     
  12. Y2kAccord

    Y2kAccord Everything happens for reasons I just dont know

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    THank you for another insightful post :mamoru:
     
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    Clusive Happiness is a belt-fed weapon.

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    Nice. I like cocobolo grips better, tho.
     
  15. Accord

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    It looks like someone took the handrails on my stairs, cut off a chunk, split it in half, and bolted it to the grip of a 1911. I swear my handrails are that exact same wood.
     
  16. Goat

    Goat That crack is really moreish

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    those further prove that fact that blonde wood is hideous
     
  17. 01_Cruiser

    01_Cruiser An American Classic OT Supporter

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    holla :o
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  18. krott5333

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    i like the wood grips with the "US" marked on them
     
  19. jtl090179

    jtl090179 Oh I get it, yeah. He's the girl, then you're the OT Supporter

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    :cool:
     
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    Meh, I don't think it looks quite as horrible as others here, but I don't really like em too much either
     
  21. Y2kAccord

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    NICE :cool:
     
  22. stavie

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    I like the light dark look. Looks great to me.
     
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    Gaunt blood for the blood god OT Supporter

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    patton "They're ivory. Only a pimp from a cheap New Orleans whorehouse would carry a pearl-handled pistol."

    damn it i was late. :sad:
     
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  25. Dsking85

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    don't quote him! then i can see him
     

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