Prettied up My '60


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toolslinger
February 11, 2014, 03:29 PM
Thanks very much to Jaxenro for the nifty grip material
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dickydalton
February 11, 2014, 08:04 PM
Sweet.

pardiniman
February 11, 2014, 08:08 PM
I don't see and grip screws holding the grips, how are they held on to the frame??

davepool
February 11, 2014, 09:03 PM
What are those, bone?

zimmerstutzen
February 11, 2014, 09:46 PM
Colt repro has a solid grip with no screws.
looks like a polymer faux ivory

4v50 Gary
February 11, 2014, 11:57 PM
It looks good with those lines in them.

Rick R
February 12, 2014, 07:10 AM
That's a good look'n pistol!

toolslinger
February 12, 2014, 10:04 AM
Thanks all y'all . Those are one piece grips. Actually 3 pieces glued together. The synthetic ivory can be obtained from RT Research Corp.

72coupe
February 12, 2014, 01:43 PM
Very pretty. And well done.

toolslinger
February 12, 2014, 02:52 PM
Thank you sir. The gun feels better to me.

kbbailey
February 13, 2014, 06:51 PM
I like the short 1860 and grips. Nice gun.

avatarshots
February 13, 2014, 11:46 PM
Damn fine looking grips!

shafter
February 21, 2014, 11:35 AM
Love it! The shortened barrel looks sweet. Now find yourself some good leather for it!

toolslinger
February 21, 2014, 01:09 PM
I ain't all that good at leather work but I don't have to carry it around in my pocket;)
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http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh50/sotoolslinger/slinger/IMG_7967_zps7114c91f.jpg (http://s253.photobucket.com/user/sotoolslinger/media/slinger/IMG_7967_zps7114c91f.jpg.html)

shafter
February 24, 2014, 05:22 PM
Looks authentic. I like it.

raa-7
March 6, 2014, 04:27 PM
Looks good ! I might have to get 1860 Colt (rep) one day.They do look real good.Do they shoot as good as they look ? ?

toolslinger
March 6, 2014, 06:29 PM
Yes they do. You will like an 1860.

Barbie
March 6, 2014, 06:55 PM
The title says it all.

Yes, it is "PRETTY". :)

toolslinger
March 7, 2014, 07:13 PM
Thanks Barbie. I hope to some day have a fancy engraved gun but right now this is my "FANCIEST":D

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