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SHSBulldog06 07-07-2010 11:17 PM

Installed Ambi-safety
 
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I finally broke down and ordered the materials for my Kimber Ultra Carry II with laser grips(had to get a bobbed right side safety) to put an ambi safety on since I'm a lefty. I think it ended up costing $67 with shipping through Kimber. I ordered through Kimber because I read somewhere that they were made to the right tolerance so they would be drop in parts. Any ways, heres the damage...

canebrake 07-07-2010 11:26 PM

Nice job!

That should make going hot a lot easier!!!

danf_fl 07-07-2010 11:35 PM

Compliments, looks like a job well done.

SHSBulldog06 07-07-2010 11:38 PM

yea, it got real old trying to drop the left side safety with my left hand, I've heard people say that you get used to doing it that way. But I don't like fidgeting with a loaded .45 with a loose grip while trying to drop the safety. Call me crazy... I just don't feel like shooting my big toe off.

skullcrusher 07-08-2010 01:27 AM

I like the ambi safety as a left hand shooter as well. I normally thumb off right hand pistol safeties with my support hand. I got used to that, but when I got my Springer Loaded with the ambi safety, I realized just how much fumbling it really takes.

Looks like you did a nice job. How do you like the laser? Pressure switch, right?

stalkingbear 07-08-2010 05:47 PM

Looks like a good job to me. Now you'll enjoy shooting & carrying it a lot more.

SHSBulldog06 07-08-2010 09:52 PM

Thanks guys, yea I like the grips skull. I don't really use them much except to make my dog run around chasing the laser every once in a while. And yes pressure switch operates it, and there is also a main power switch to keep it off.


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