Which grips do you prefer on my Colt Anaconda?

Which grips do you prefer on my Colt Anaconda?

  • Rosewood

    Votes: 14 63.6%
  • Tulipwood

    Votes: 8 36.4%

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Which set of these wood grips do you think looks best on the Anaconda. I thought it would be no contest based on the pics when I ordered them, but in person it is pretty close. I am actually leaning towards the tulipwood ones now.

I like the color of the rosewood ones but the color of the tulipwood ones is very nice and a little different from all my other grips..

The tulipwood ones are a bit longer and my whole hand gets on them nicely and the rosewood ones are shorted but a bit fatter and pretty darn comfy. I think the tulipwood ones are more in scale with the barrel length and that the rosewood ones would look better on a 4" Anaconda if I ever found one.

The tulipwood ones have those cutouts so it can slip over the grip frame and the rosewood ones cover the pony emblem so I would have to notch them out.

Let's hear you opinions. I could go either way right now. :)

Here are some quick pics, pay no attention to the cat hair and paw prints on the posterboard. :D

Rosewood grips

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Tulipwood Hogue grips

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I prefer the larger grips, especially if you'll be shooting it, because the ergonomics are definitely better. Yet, the dark color of the first one I would prefer on a safe queen. Also, the dark grips cut off the colt horse, engraved on the side.
 
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If you're not going to shoot it, then how it fits in your hand doesn't matter. Look wise, I like being able to see the Colt horse on the gun. I like the darker rosewood color though.
 

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