PA63- New Grips


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dusty14u
August 30, 2010, 08:26 PM
My new grips finally came in from Marschals Grips in Budapest. I am really liking this inexpensive little gun more and more. I followed a buddies advice and changed the springs out and now an exterior update and I like it. The grips are Bubinga wood and stained.

The gun is accurate and reliable. It does weigh 10oz more than a PF9 loaded but
I think it looks pretty classy.


Before, Top gun







http://i201.photobucket.com/albums/aa119/dusty14u/shooter/Grandview2010043.jpg







After



http://i201.photobucket.com/albums/aa119/dusty14u/shooter/GEDC0325.jpg

http://i201.photobucket.com/albums/aa119/dusty14u/shooter/GEDC0327.jpg

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WardenWolf
August 30, 2010, 08:34 PM
Very, very nice. I'd have gone with black walnut, but that's me. It's hard to improve the original two-tone look of the gun. I love my PA-63. I picked it up about a month ago, and after a spring job it's definitely one of my favorite shooters. By far the favorite of my Makarov-caliber guns. Just a beautiful little gun that shoots great.

rondog
August 30, 2010, 08:37 PM
I have one too, but no fancy grips. It's tempting to order some, but the whole "overseas transaction" thing kinda scares me. But I've heard of a LOT of guys getting grips from that vendor, and those look great! Now, anybody have one with a polished frame? Found a local guy that does polishing.

The Captain
September 1, 2010, 08:05 PM
Lookin good! I have a PA-63 which was my dad's. Love the weapon.

dusty14u
September 1, 2010, 09:42 PM
Thanks guys. i forgot to note that it weighs 24oz fully loaded. I still need to buy the dies for this round so I can handload it. I have been buying the Wolf Brown for $9.10/50 from CTD. I haven't been able to get any of the Hornaday or Buffalo Bore ammo but I have email alerts on several web sights.

I am interested in picking up a CZ82 now that I have a feel for the 9mmMak.

Nasty
September 2, 2010, 07:59 AM
Dennis does beautiful work...and the whole "overseas transaction" thing is out the window in his case...he's *solid*.

Mine in Wattle and oil...

http://img85.imageshack.us/img85/7461/marschalpa63.jpg

Dionysusigma
September 2, 2010, 11:03 AM
http://i201.photobucket.com/albums/aa119/dusty14u/shooter/GEDC0325.jpg

This picture actually got an audible "wow" out of me. :eek: :)

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