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04-12-2014, 12:31 AM   #1
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Aftermarket K-5 grip on my K-3

I'm sure this is getting to be old news, but I fitted a very cheap grip to my K-3 just to see how it would work and it is great. I did note a bit of play because of the #1, missing pin that had to be punched out. But also due to #2, the remaining pin being undersized. Having the high resolution 3D printing resources that I do, I decided to make a new pin and a shim and it is great! The sloppy old grip is now snug and tight as it should be. No more worries about moving grips. I must admit, I'm pretty happy with my <$40 eBay grip!

04-17-2014, 04:33 PM   #2
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Interesting, and thanks for sharing. Do all functions work from the grip? Can the grip go back to a K5?

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