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Finished! Flame Elder Ruger Grips

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Project by jaykaypur posted 07-11-2016 12:32 PM 975 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Turned out even better than I hoped. Working on the flip side today. Lot of tedious work in this little piece. Took me 2 hours of sawing, shaping and sanding to get it right. The underside is the “pain.” Several indentations, holes, etc to get just right. Finished with a wax application. Thanks for the looks and comments.

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BurlyBob

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#1 posted 07-11-2016 01:46 PM

That’s really unique looking. Using box elder is really thinking outside the box.

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lew

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#2 posted 07-11-2016 02:47 PM

SWEET!!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#3 posted 07-11-2016 03:30 PM

I will admit that is a great job. Definitely unique using the flame elder.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#4 posted 07-11-2016 07:22 PM

Beautiful, makes me want to do a set for mine.

-- Chad -- Buffalo, NY

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#5 posted 07-11-2016 07:42 PM

beautiful, recently did a pocket knife so in a small way I can appreciate the time and effort to get it right

-- Randy in Crestview Florida, Wood Rocks!

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#6 posted 07-11-2016 08:35 PM

Looks fantastic. Maybe needs a few “notches” in it ! :-)

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#7 posted 07-12-2016 12:59 AM

very nice!

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#8 posted 07-12-2016 10:11 PM

Very nice indeed, well done!

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#9 posted 07-12-2016 11:24 PM

very cool looking ….. and nice presentation ….........GREAT JOB

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#10 posted 07-13-2016 06:18 PM

Real nice set of grips looks almost like ivory with a bit of pink .

Klaus

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#11 posted 07-14-2016 01:21 PM

Mighty fine grips for a mighty fine Ruger

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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