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Old 04-02-2013, 02:55 AM   #41
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Right on, will look into that. Thanks
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Old 04-02-2013, 03:08 AM   #42
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Although i have been wondering how those were made........is the skin wrapped around low profile grips, if so hows the fit to the frame? Or is it just adhered to the outside of the grip and not wrapped around em? :curious isnt it?
They're wrapped.

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My first set were prairie rattler over regular wood grips.

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Way too thick so I found a set of thins and had them covered with Timber (Canebrake) Rattler.

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They're wrapped.

My first set were prairie rattler over regular wood grips.

Way too thick so I found a set of thins and had them covered with Timber (Canebrake) Rattler.
So hows the fit to frame? Any gaps?
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So hows the fit to frame? Any gaps?
None what so ever.

I get my snake hide grips from Mel at Dog Grips.

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They're wrapped.

My first set were prairie rattler over regular wood grips.

Way too thick so I found a set of thins and had them covered with Timber (Canebrake) Rattler.
Those are some sweet looking grips Cane.
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