Custom EDC Grip (Prince tribute)

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  1. PlayboyPenguin

    PlayboyPenguin
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    With some help from NW Custom Firearms I am adding a little personal touch to my EDC. A little tribute to one of my all time favorite artist using his "love" symbol.

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  2. clearconscience

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    Not only is that some really nice custom work, but those grips are gorgeous.
     
  3. NWGunner

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    Now all you need is a purple set.
     
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    Why am I not surprised.....
     
  5. Medic!

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    Sure.

    Purple rain of lead. ;)
     
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  6. BlackRyder

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    Freakin AWESOME!
     
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    I knew a guy named playboy I guess you could say he was a gun fiend,
    Met him in a hotel lobby disassembling a magazine...
     
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    I am getting a headache.
     
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    Decided on a color fill?
     
  10. Joe13

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    Now you just need to use your purple nail polish to cover up the brass tips of those bullets to add that last bit of flare;).
     
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    To each his own I guess. :rolleyes:
     
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  12. PlayboyPenguin

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    Not yet.
     
  13. Stomper

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    It never occurred to me that spelled "love", I see it now... LOL!
     
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    I guess now if you're packing that particular piece, you can have your choice of bathrooms :rolleyes: (<-- look, it's purple!)
     
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    Just my opinion but I think it's awesome the way it is - coloring it would detract from the beauty in my eyes.
     
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    Agreed, less is more. It's actually strangely elegant... probably because it's done well. ;)
     
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    I'm not much of a Prince fan, but that is some very nice work they did for you! Now you've got me thinking about some custom engraving on my own guns.
     
  18. PlayboyPenguin

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    I am starting to think the same way.
     
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    Well, now you know who does great work;)
     
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    I've been in to his shop once before, I but I didn't know he did work like that. Just more ways to spend money...
     

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