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Old June 20, 2012, 04:00 PM   #1
chasgrips45
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Colt lawman grips

I just got a beautiful Law Man MK.III yesterday. I`d like to change the grips on the gun. Being new to Colts, I`ve just learned that this model uses a special grip for the snubbie, & one for the 4". That`s fine. Mine is a 4" . Is this a J frame gun? I see the difference in the grip pattern. Who makes a nice grip for this gun, & what would be its model variants? Thanks

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Old June 20, 2012, 08:35 PM   #2
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The Mark III Service and Target grips were used on all the "J" frame Mark III models, but NOT on the "V" frame Mark V models.
The same grips will interchange with the Trooper Mark III, Lawman Mark III, Metropolitan Police, and the Official Police Mark III.

The 2" Lawman used a grip unique to it and no other grip will fit it.

What you use on your Lawman 4" depends on whether you want rubber, wood, or a synthetic.

For rubber, only Pachmayr offers a grip and it's the large Presentation type.

In wood, a favorite of Colt owners is the Hogue Mono-Grip in fancy woods.
If you read the Hogue web site, these grips are available with or without finger grooves and checkering, and comes in a number of woods.
Prices are decent.

Other makers off grips for the Mark III in laminated woods.
Here's some sources:

http://www.pachmayr.com/home/

http://www.getgrip.com/

http://www.grips4guns.com/index.html

http://www.badgercustomgrips.com/

http://www.eaglegrips.com/
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