Black and White Ebony Pistol Grips

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Project by Andy posted 01-27-2018 02:47 PM 2415 views 2 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I havent made anything in the shop for a while so I went out and whipped these pistol grips up. They are cut from a turning blank, I book matched them so they look the same on both sides. They are pretty simple, I first cut the outline on the band saw, then drilled the holes which turned out to be quite a tricky task. The angles were cut using only my table saw to cut a few different angles and they were done. I chose not the checker them bacause I loved the particular grains in this piece of wood so much I didnt wanna distract the eye from that. They are finished with gloss polyurethane.

-- Andy Smith

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#1 posted 01-27-2018 04:05 PM

Andy, this is a very nice set of pistol grips.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#2 posted 01-27-2018 04:55 PM

You’ve got great taste in handguns. The grips are real nice as well.

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#3 posted 01-27-2018 05:03 PM


-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN :<))

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#4 posted 01-27-2018 06:09 PM

Nice grips Andy, and the finish looks perfect!

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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#5 posted 01-27-2018 09:14 PM

Very nice grips with a great looking finish! Nice piece as well!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#6 posted 01-28-2018 02:45 AM

as they say on “forged and fire”that will kill!-lol.

-- working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

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#7 posted 01-28-2018 02:45 AM

Looks good. I never had a desire to own a hand gun until my buddy Jimmy The Grip started making these. A very cool project

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#8 posted 01-29-2018 03:11 AM

Nice work on the grips!!


-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#9 posted 01-30-2018 05:18 AM

Great looking grips. Nice job.

-- Tim Haenisch, San Diego Ca.

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