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TEXTURE: Very Aggressive
USE: Tactical, IPSC, IDPA, etc.
Made in the USA of nearly indestructible G10. These are the same basic design as the original Operators, we just replaced the large aggressive checkering next to the front strap with an aggressive golf ball pattern. We have also added a thumb recess for the magazine release. This is a very functional grip for the tournament shooter or those in the tactical high speed environment. When your buying online you want to be confident in the company you are buying from and that is exactly how you should feel about purchasing from VZ Grips. We have been a leading manufacturer of the finest grips on the planet for your beloved weapon since 2003. With all the write-ups in biggest gun magazines in the world and our valued customers that stand behind our products as hard as we do, that can only mean one thing. Our products and company are the REAL DEAL. So, browse our products and buy with confidence knowing that you are getting the highest quality grip for your firearm with world class customer service backing it. Your firearm doesn't deserve anything less.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
If your looking for a cut above the regular Hogue and Pachmyer grips, get some of these. Unlike the latter, which tend to get a little too tacky when doing a lot of shooting in high heat areas, these do not. It is easy to maintain a good solid grip without any slip and the regular pattern doesn't seem to get too uncomfortable after prolonged use. They do cost a bit more, but I do like them a lot.
Ordered a pair for my Rock Island Tactical pistol. They look great. Finish is flat, not glossy. VZ says the Operator is "aggressive" in roughness. I didn't find them that rough at all. Good feel for me and I have very average sized hands; not farmer rough or paper-pusher soft hands either. The right side safety lever (for my left thumb) was touching the top of the grip panel. The safety still worked but I didn't like that it touched so I used a fine sanding drum on my Dremel tool and very carefully sanded a few hundreds off the top of the grip panel right under the safety lever. Now it fits perfect. Doing this did not discolor the panel. I like that these grips are US made. A little pricey but I guess the best costs. I would buy again.
The grip pattern is very Aggressive. Personally I love these grips way more than I expected. These grips are standard issue on my new Dan Wesson 1911 Specialist. The feel is like that of the checkered front and back strap all the way around the hand / grip weld. Perhaps the only thing missing on these is a palm swell area, instead of the asymmetrical tapering they come with. Just about as perfect as a 1911 grip panel can be.
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