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Old 02-12-2007, 06:19 PM
mryu78 mryu78 is offline
 
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Cocobolo grips on an ipsc or idpa gun

Cocobolo grips on an ipsc or idpa gun

What do you all think? Will the Cocobolo grip last all those drawing and dry firing? Will it breaK? Assuming that I shoot 200 rounds a week. dry fire 3x a week.

Anybody use wooden grips on thier range 1911?


Will the serrations on the grip loose thier grip?
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Old 02-12-2007, 06:44 PM
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I use Esmeralda's CocoBolo and Desert Ironwood grips on all four of my 1911's (.45 ACP). Also use Herrett walnut grips on all four of my S&W M629's (.44 Mag). Have had NO problems with any of the grips, whether range gun, hunting gun, or carry gun.

Good shooting and be safe.
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Old 02-12-2007, 07:49 PM
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rosewood is dealing with it

On my Kimber SM II.
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Old 02-12-2007, 07:51 PM
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Those grips will outlast you and the grandkids ...unless you have termites
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Old 02-12-2007, 10:03 PM
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oh really? till the grandkids huh? I live in the Philippines. Not a lot of people put on the cocobolo grips. Just got a pair from Smith and Alexander. Really looks good I like it.

Will be putting it on my custom gun.
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Old 02-12-2007, 11:05 PM
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Originally Posted by Niagarafallss1
Those grips will outlast you and the grandkids ...unless you have termites
+1

Regards,
Greyson
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Old 02-13-2007, 09:23 AM
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hahaha that's funny. i thought termites cant eat through cocobolo
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