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Old 10-26-2012, 07:41 PM   #21
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Go to this address by clicking it or pasting in your page address line:

http://s567.photobucket.com/albums/ss112/shepsan/Ruger%20Revolvers/?albumview=slideshow

It is a slide show of my Ruger pistols.

The 3" GP100 bulges in my pants pocket and therefor prints a bit. It does not print under a jacket or suit coat. I think body build plays a part in this. I am 5'6" tall and weight 170 lbs.

The 2.25" SP101 does not print at all in my pants pocket.

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Any of them for sale?

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Old 10-26-2012, 08:27 PM   #23
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Charters aren't bad for a pocket pistol. The mag pug is pretty nice. The OP should really type ruger.com in his address bar if he is set on a Ruger. If he lives outside of KY he might get a Ruger cheaper through Buds. Depends on sales tax in his home state.

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Is the 3" gp that much larger that you can't conceal it as easily? I can't view your pic for some reason.
My 101 .357 is 3". I holster OWB regularly. It isn't very comfortable for me IWB, but lots of people do.
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My 101 .357 is 3". I holster OWB regularly. It isn't very comfortable for me IWB, but lots of people do.
I imagine I would carry pocket or iwb. I was just wondering if the gp was small enough for iwb but if you're saying the 101 isn't, then I imagine the gp is a little too large. I am anxious to handle them both. Just gotta find time.
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I have a 2.25" SP101 that I carry concealed in my right front pocket.

I have a 3" GP100 that I either carry on my right hip under a jacket concealed or to use for recreational shooting.

I have a 4" GP100 that I carry on my hip when I walk the desert or use for recreational shooting.

All are well-built, sturdy, reliable, accurate and load powerful .357 magnums as well as .30 special and .38 special +P.

I personally hold that the powerful .357 magnum loads are hard on my hands when shooting them from the 2.25" SP101. These powerful loads are buffered quite well on both the GP100's.
Where did you get your grips from? I would definitely consider them once I get mine.
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If you are creative you can carry some very large guns IWB. I carried a 7.5" super Blackhack IWB for years. Not all the time just when I was working. I was always on my feet or propped on a barstool. When I left the job I had to lay the SBH on the seat to get in my truck. I was working in a very rough place. Even though I never had to fire the SBH some mighty aggressive groups of people thought better of pushing things once they knew it was in my pants.

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capto56.

The Hogue Lamo Camo Monogrip is sold directly by Hogue and any number of internet gun supply vendors.

I bought the ones for my GP100's from www.bettersportsman.com and the one for my SP101 from www.opticsplanet.com.

Price is different vendor to vendor. I chose vendor on the basis of availability.

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I really like the Houge Monogrips. The make large handguns easy to balance. I have Monogrips on 2 of my Blackhawks. They make the gun so manageable my wife prefers shooting a 357 BlackHawk to a P95. The angle of the P95 grip makes it hard for her to balance the gun. She complains the grip is too large but I can see she is wrestling the muzzle to aim the gun.

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Awesome. Thanks. I've heard the stock grip on the sp101 is not good quality anyways.

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