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Willgotabob

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by willseeker, Jan 7, 2010.

  1. willseeker

    willseeker N. Portland. Well-Known Member

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    Just added some pics.

    Yea!!! Picked up a DW CBOB today, used but lookin' good! (pics to follow next week)
    Need to find some slim grips that have some bite, maybe medium texture?
    Have any of you found good luck with VZ? or others?

    Just a note:
    I wanted to express my gratitude to all of you I've met and spoken with this past year. Seriously, I know I kid around a lot, but some of you that I barely know have been really supportive of my questions and issues (and I got issues!:p).

    I've poked around other sites and this one, by a mile, is the best!
    Thanks mods and Joey...keep us nut jobs in line!:)

    Will
     
  2. M.Link

    M.Link Guest

    Where's the pics? I just ordered a set of Ergo XT grips, they are real grippy. I want some VZ grips but the XTs were a third of the price.
     
  3. MarkSBG

    MarkSBG Beaverton Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Do NOT make me whip out the "this post is useless without pics" emotocon!! Cause I will. Just try me.

    Come man, share the joy! Pics please.
     
  4. willseeker

    willseeker N. Portland. Well-Known Member

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    Pics coming later today, Mark. Picking it up at my ffl this afternoon.

    It's going to be before and after, because I've ordered a pair of VZ grips. Should be here in a couple of days.


    Will

    p.s. But go ahead if you have to pull out the,
    "worthless thread w/out pics emo", if you want. I'm just darned happy to get that gun. :)
     
  5. d1esel

    d1esel Ridgefield WA. Member

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    Congratulations Will.:rockon::winner::rockon::winner:
     
  6. MarkSBG

    MarkSBG Beaverton Oregon Well-Known Member

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    I'll be too jealous to say something nice to you once I see it, so:

    Congratulations!!! :D
     
  7. willseeker

    willseeker N. Portland. Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for the help D1esel!

    Another reason I'm on this site! Here's a guy that could have picked it up for himself. Again thanks d1esel!:thumbup:







    p.s now, can you find me a pot of gold?:laugh:

    Will
     
  8. Trlsmn

    Trlsmn In Utero (Portland) Well-Known Member

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    Don't you love it when a plan comes together! :thumbup:
     
  9. willseeker

    willseeker N. Portland. Well-Known Member

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    Trlsmn, I've been here what? almost a year? and have made incredibly cool friends. Some I've met personally and some just on the screen in front of me.
    I've gotten great advise and comedic relief as alot of you also have.
    But that one of them would go that far to help another member?
    I hope to meet more of you guys in person.
    What a country! :thumbup:




    Will
     
  10. orygun

    orygun West Linn Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Congrats! I kinda' fell into my CBOB and I would not part with it at all. I love it.

    Grips? I'm very comfortable with what it came with and have no desire to change a thing about this gun. Think maybe you should shoot it before you make changes?

    Sometimes vanity is the biggest mistake, said the guy with "vanity" plates on his truck and bike...
     
  11. orygun

    orygun West Linn Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Let's see what he's braggin' about!:D
     
  12. willseeker

    willseeker N. Portland. Well-Known Member

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    Well, here's some pics of the little unit. Haven't done anything to it yet.

    It's an '06, #202. Next week the VZ Elite Tactical Carry grips go on and then it'll slip into one of Eugenes' holsters.

    (BTW can someone help me with how to post pics without using thumbs?)

    Thanks,
    Will
     
  13. MarkSBG

    MarkSBG Beaverton Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Very nice! That is a beautiful handgun...
     
  14. M.Link

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    Ewww! What an ugly gun!!! You better just give it to me and ill take care of it for you. You don't want to be caught with that ugly thing on your hip!!! Just kidding, nice gun! Let me know how you like those grips, I want some too. I'm sending Eugene a m.o. for a holster, belt, and mag pouch on the 15th for my Kimber!
     
  15. Gunner3456

    Gunner3456 Salem Well-Known Member

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    That's sweet. :thumbup:
     
  16. jmh119

    jmh119 Hillsboro, Oregon Member

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    Wow! that is nice! Now I have another to add to my list of guns to get!
     
  17. OFADAN

    OFADAN Brownsville, OR Well-Known Member

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    Nice Score Will!!! Well now, what does a fella have to do to get on your "good side" in order to touch off a round or two from such a sweet look'n shooter as that? I've always wanted to try one.
     
  18. willseeker

    willseeker N. Portland. Well-Known Member

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    Dano you may have at it on Feb 7th. See you at around 7:30AM.
    I'm taking it apart today for a little scrub-a-dub.

    I'll also be bringing you some sourdough starter and if I get time I'll bake a few baguettes too.





    Will