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Old April 10, 2013, 03:28 PM   #1
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s&w grips

I have a m&p in 38 special made in April of 1948. The grips were replaced with pachmyr stag horn grips at some point. I would like to replace them with original or new original style but I have no idea what to look for. This is my only s&w so I need help.
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Old April 10, 2013, 03:51 PM   #2
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Old April 10, 2013, 07:20 PM   #3
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Thanks Petah
At least now I know what to look for. Ebay had some but they didn't have the diamond.
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Old April 11, 2013, 09:42 AM   #4
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I think sometime in the early seventies S&W changed the Magna grips on their K frame pistols and eliminated the diamond. They frequently show up for sale by members on the S&W forum and ebay. They usually run between $25 and $75, just depends on how good you want them to be. Be patient and what you want will eventually show up.
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Old April 11, 2013, 09:43 PM   #5
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Did you check Hogue? Or maybe Jerretts?...

Craig Spegel of OR makes wood boot grips. I'm not sure which S&W revolver models he does but he's highly rated for J-frames(snubs).
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