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Forum: STI/SVI 02-01-2020, 11:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 600
Posted By pnut
I’ve only handled the tree bark so I can’t say. ...

I’ve only handled the tree bark so I can’t say. But I’d think that the tree bark might be slightly grippier based on the fact that there is more texture per square inch. This is only my assumption...
Forum: STI/SVI 01-30-2020, 10:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 600
Posted By pnut
Disregard my pic request Descartian, I found pics...

Disregard my pic request Descartian, I found pics on Extreme’s web page. The mod’d G2 grip looks just like old tree bark grip. Does the mod’d grip feel different dimensionally?
Forum: STI/SVI 01-29-2020, 05:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 600
Posted By pnut
Very nice! Could you post pics?

Very nice! Could you post pics?
Forum: STI/SVI 01-29-2020, 01:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 600
Posted By pnut
Can newest style grips be texturized?

Do the new style grips have enough meat in them to be texturized? From what Iíve read, a lot of the dimensions have been minimized to make for a smaller grip.
Forum: STI/SVI 01-29-2020, 01:04 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,253
Posted By pnut
10-8 Performance Lab has a YouTube video from...

10-8 Performance Lab has a YouTube video from SHOT Show. They said something about changing the DVC name because they needed to pay gratuities to use the name “DVC.”

I’m glad I got into the STI...
Forum: STI/SVI 01-29-2020, 12:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 637
Posted By pnut
Quick question for grip tape users. Do you guys...

Quick question for grip tape users. Do you guys have any problems with the grit getting into the moving parts? I once owned a TRP Operator that came with grit grips. After my first range trip, I...
Forum: STI/SVI 01-18-2020, 05:28 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 19,422
Posted By pnut
Off topic, but I have the Altima’s too. I use...

Off topic, but I have the Altima’s too. I use them on long range fishing trips and they are great. One thing about them that was a little annoying was the grippy interior surface. I needed to find...
Forum: STI/SVI 11-29-2019, 07:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 764
Posted By pnut
Love it. Started with a Burris FastFire 3 just...

Love it. Started with a Burris FastFire 3 just to test the waters of the pistol RDS craze. Liked it so much, I upgraded to a Leupold DeltaPoint Pro, and finally went with the SRO.

THE SRO takes...
Forum: STI/SVI 11-27-2019, 05:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 978
Posted By pnut
The base plate and RDS screws are both actually...

The base plate and RDS screws are both actually TORX PLUS screws.

The McMaster base plate screws part number is 92703A301.

The SRO/RMR screw number is 94414A148. This screw is a hair too long,...
Forum: STI/SVI 11-27-2019, 12:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 978
Posted By pnut
Yes, the original HOST plate was aluminum. I...

Yes, the original HOST plate was aluminum. I stripped the threads on my first one, which was replaced by STI for another aluminum one, then eventually the steel one I have now.

I could see a...
Forum: STI/SVI 11-27-2019, 11:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 978
Posted By pnut
BTW, I also changed out the original hex head...

BTW, I also changed out the original hex head screws with high tensile strength alloy steel Torx head screws I found on McMaster.
Forum: STI/SVI 11-27-2019, 11:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 978
Posted By pnut
I put about 200 rounds through the gun this week...

I put about 200 rounds through the gun this week and so far, so good. I wont full trust it till I have about 1000 rounds though.

YTOWN1911, I had a similar experience as you, except it was the...
Forum: STI/SVI 11-22-2019, 01:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 978
Posted By pnut
After some discussion on a gunsmithing forum, I...

After some discussion on a gunsmithing forum, I decided to go RED for the plate and stay a BLUE for the optic. I figured that I’d never run this gun without an optic so what the hell. Others also...
Forum: STI/SVI 11-19-2019, 09:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 978
Posted By pnut
Thanks! I’ll contact them.

Thanks! I’ll contact them.
Forum: STI/SVI 11-19-2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 978
Posted By pnut
My gun was sent back to them a few months ago for...

My gun was sent back to them a few months ago for minor repairs. I’d hate to be without my gun again for several weeks if there is something I could do myself.

It SHOULD be a as simple as...
Forum: STI/SVI 11-19-2019, 06:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 978
Posted By pnut
FRUSTRATED!!! HOST plate wonít stay put!

Iíve had my HOST Tactical .45 for over a year now and love it...but... I canít seem to get the HOST plate to remain secured.

-I used blue Locktite torqued down to the factory recommended 18...
Forum: STI/SVI 11-16-2019, 06:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,662
Posted By pnut
Milton Yam of 10-8 Performance has a pretty good...

Milton Yam of 10-8 Performance has a pretty good YouTube video review of the P and comments favorably on the new grips. Look up episode 12 of 10-8 Performance Lab on YouTube.
...
Forum: STI/SVI 11-13-2019, 06:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 336
Posted By pnut
1911 Bandit, thanks for the info. I just...

1911 Bandit, thanks for the info. I just installed a Magpul hand stop and it had the yellow stuff on it.
Forum: STI/SVI 11-12-2019, 02:02 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,662
Posted By pnut
Based on the picture above, it does look like the...

Based on the picture above, it does look like the circumference around the middle finger area might be marginally less than the tree bark grips. That area looks more contoured on the new style grip.
Forum: STI/SVI 11-11-2019, 04:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 336
Posted By pnut
Thread lock question

Adding accessories to my various guns, I noticed that quite a few off the stuff comes with thread locker already applied to the screws. Most of the time the thread lock is a yellow color. Does...
Forum: STI/SVI 11-08-2019, 02:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,662
Posted By pnut
Aesthetically, I like the tree bark and dragon...

Aesthetically, I like the tree bark and dragon scale look. I think it just has a more custom look... like someone took the time to individually make each textured notch. The new one looks pretty...
Forum: STI/SVI 11-06-2019, 12:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 873
Posted By pnut
Good info. I’m curious why it won’t work for my...

Good info. I’m curious why it won’t work for my Tac 4.0 45ACP.
Forum: STI/SVI 11-03-2019, 09:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,035
Posted By pnut
I have no real complaints with the Recoil a...

I have no real complaints with the Recoil a Master rod. For me, it’s as easy to change as the system on my old TRP... it’s just a matter of having the takedown tool with me.

But back to the GEN...
Forum: STI/SVI 11-03-2019, 01:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,035
Posted By pnut
My old TRP Operator came with a guide rod system...

My old TRP Operator came with a guide rod system that used a paper clip. I wanted to get the toolless Dawson rod for it for ease of takedown but ended up selling the TRP for the STI Tactical 4.0 in...
Forum: STI/SVI 11-02-2019, 06:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,035
Posted By pnut
I’m curious about this GEN 2 Slide stop too... is...

I’m curious about this GEN 2 Slide stop too... is it wider? Better functioning?
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