Perfect Storm


May 29, 2008, 03:56 PM
I just got me PX4 Storm 40S&W back from Robar. They did an outstanding job texturing the grip and NP3 the slide and internals. David Olhasso has already converted it to a G model (decock only) and done the action, it has the sweetest DA/SA I have ever seen even on Sigs.
XS Big dot sights
I told the wife that this was going to be a "project" gun. Now I just think it's going to be a lot of fun. I'm off to the range to see what it will do.

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May 29, 2008, 04:32 PM
Looks great. Do you have "before" pics to compare?

May 29, 2008, 04:46 PM

May 29, 2008, 05:59 PM

Congrats Ric..

That's the most beautiful Px4 40cal I have ever seen..

Hope ya don't mind but I posted a link over in the Beretta Forum for the others to see and enjoy.. and drool ;)


May 29, 2008, 06:43 PM
Before this is was a stock blue.
Now it shoots like a dream.....
The queen is 5 shots at 10 yards off hand (thats great for me) the king is 10 shots a little farther back, about 42 - 45 feet.

May 29, 2008, 06:46 PM
im sending off my PX4 to robar for the NP3 finish. what did you pay to get the grips done and how did you order them?


May 29, 2008, 06:49 PM
Man that thing is nice. Robar does such good work.

Thanks for posting the pics.

Take care,

May 29, 2008, 06:50 PM
I agree with Lonestar. That's the best looking PX4 I've seen. Very nice.

May 29, 2008, 07:54 PM

I forgot to ask, did you get the small and medium backstraps done as well?

I see you use the large backstrap but it really blends-in with the crinkle finish.

I would, if ya don't mind, would also like to know what the complete charge and wait time was..?



Pops 1
May 29, 2008, 10:46 PM
I hate you. Pops

May 29, 2008, 11:32 PM
The wait time was about 8 weeks.
I only did the large backstrap as thats what I use.
The texturing I ordered was for the entire grip with no reduction, they emailed me a pic of an FN 5.7 that they did with the texturing that you see and asked if they could get creative with the texturing. So obviously I said yes and I'm glad I did.
I had the barrel recrowned, NP3 the slide and slide internals. The XS sights were 130.00.
The whole bill was $425. Without the sights it would have been less than $300.

May 30, 2008, 08:05 PM
Why is the hammer so off center?


Sylvilagus Aquaticus
May 31, 2008, 02:05 PM
Man, that XS front looks like a trash can lid sticking up there. I bet I could see that without my readers.

Yes, it's a bitch to get old.

That's going to have to be the next addition to my P220 I suppose.

Excellent photos, fantastic pistol you've compiled for yourself. My congratulations to you. I'd heard they were shooters- you've proven it.


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