C9 grips...OD green vs darkwood grain...opinions

Discussion in 'Hi-Point Pistols' started by IDMTfirefighter, Mar 25, 2016.

  1. IDMTfirefighter

    IDMTfirefighter Member

    Which do you all think looks better? OD Green is a simple Krylon rattle can job...just washed with soap and water, dried, and sprayed so no big investment in time or money if anyone thinks it looks bad. The dark wood grain are the Hi-Point grips.

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  2. planosteve

    planosteve Lifetime Supporter

    I like the wood grain, but I am old.

  3. ajole

    ajole Supporting Member

    NE Utah
    I like wood as well.

    Not because I am old, but because they look better.:p
  4. cicpup

    cicpup Resident PITA Supporting Member

    Wood always wins.
  5. sarahsmom

    sarahsmom Supporting Member

  6. Rachgier

    Rachgier Administrator Staff Member

    Easy darlin', some opportunistic pervy mole or sick pup might use that statement against you.
  7. Dave4903

    Dave4903 My other car is a M60A3 Supporting Member

    Wood grain looks good.
  8. undeRGRound

    undeRGRound ROLL wif Da MOLE! Supporting Member

    You Rang? :D

    She's OK, but if she had said... wood is hot... :eek: ;)
  9. IDMTfirefighter

    IDMTfirefighter Member

    yeah I wanted to try something new. the OD while more military looking just did not seem to look as good as the wood grain. sometimes you have an imagination of what something is going to look like but the reality does not quite live up to it. thanks for the feedback and I am going to go back to the wood grain. Maybe I'll try painting the grips TorRed to match my car...hmmm

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  10. Recoman

    Recoman Supporting Member

    May seem odd, but I put a coat of clear on my plastic grips and it seemed to brighten them up, as it would do to wood. Bigern did the same to his JHP plastiwood grips and they look great also. I suppose it's what you like as far as the gloss or darker satin look.

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  11. MachoMelvin

    MachoMelvin Well-Known Member

    I like the "wood"!

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  12. jareford

    jareford Member

    Wood Grain

    Also melvin, where did you get that red dot?
  13. Rachgier

    Rachgier Administrator Staff Member

    If I'm not mistaken, that is the one-off Joey original that Macho bought?