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Posted: Tue Apr 21, 2015 6:41 pm
by SR9
I am looking to try another set of grips on my MKII Target and was looking at the Viterbo grip. Anyone have any experience with these?

Posted: Wed Apr 22, 2015 9:10 am
by Sebring_Pop
Can't help sorry I shoot a 41

Posted: Wed Apr 22, 2015 8:53 pm
by JohnFH
I use a Hogue

Posted: Thu Apr 23, 2015 6:48 pm
by SR9
JohnFH wrote:I use a Hogue

I should take a look at that. Currently I am using a Herret and it works very well. I am just looking to do some fine tuning on my current pistol until finances free up so I have the option to maybe step up to something else.

Had a 264 average last year and 263 this year, sort of plateaued.

Posted: Fri Apr 24, 2015 10:04 am
by JohnFH
As much as it sucks, "try" to get an ammo that shoots well out of your gun, and then have someone watch you or video tape yourself.

If you have reached a point where your not improving, the root cause is the shooter unless you have a mechanical issue.

Sorry to be so blunt, but as an instructor, I see this alot. And there is no magic $$$ fix.

Focus on the basics, tons and tons of dry fire.

We people types tend to pick up bad habits at an alarming rate, so a good refresher of the basics every once in a while helps get the head and body back on track and in focus. Come up for a few hours and I'll practice with you.

Posted: Fri Apr 24, 2015 6:05 pm
by SR9
I have been thinking about that and definitely been doing a lot of dry fire. I have had a half dozen scores in the 270s and high 260s over the season but just not consistently. I sometimes wonder if stress at home is in play here.

When I switched to the Herret grip I became much more consistent and my trigger finger goes to the right place almost without thinking. The old grip did not have enough palm swell. The pistol is fine I am sure and as you say the shooter is the variable.

I think a friend has a video camera, maybe I will get him to video me and see what I am doing or not doing.

Posted: Sat Apr 25, 2015 11:15 am
by Sebring_Pop
I have a little thing I do when I dry fire is put a dime on the slide when you dry fire and you guessed it don't drop it.

Posted: Sat Apr 25, 2015 4:57 pm
by cwlongshot
I have a few of them, on various pistols.

Some time back he got out of the business and his son? took it over...I think there was some rocky times but last I knew they where making grips...

This is a couple year old info, sorry.

They are nice grips.


Posted: Sun Apr 26, 2015 7:38 pm
by SR9
Thanks all. Appreciate the input.