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Old 09-24-2018, 01:31 PM   #1
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Front strap checkering issues

After 3 years of coveting, I finally treated myself to a Custom Carry Pro. I love the pistol but noticed a major issue when I started carrying it. I carry in a custom leather OWB scabbard. The aggressive checkering on the grip snags the lining on my suit/sport coats. In addition to the obvious wear and tear on my wardrobe, this causes my jackets to 'hangup' when I stand up from a seated position.

Has anyone experienced a similar problem? I think I will have to refinish the front of the grip to smooth it out.

Thanks for your thoughts.
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Old 10-06-2018, 01:35 PM   #2
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Perhaps something like this.
https://talongungrips.com/grips/1911/front-strap.html
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Old 10-06-2018, 02:24 PM   #3
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I never had this problem but maybe you can add something to the inside of the jacket like a patch or some other type of material.
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