Originally Posted by hardluk1
Bob rubber may not look purdy but the right rubber grips do make heavy recoiling pistol easier to hang on to for that follow up shot if needed. I do use them on my hunting revolvers. I only have 36 years of handgun hunting with wood and rubber. Wood went to the gun safe decades ago but I do like the looks of nice wood grips.
My experience has been just the opposite. Rubber seems to give a heavy recoiling gun a "running start" before impacting my hand. And the sort of "sticky" feeling prevents my shifting my grip for slight adjustments.
If they suit you, fine with me. Me, I prefer ivory.
But I can only afford wood.