pistol grip


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pistol grip

n.
1.
a. The grip of a pistol, shaped to fit the hand.
b. A similar grip sometimes used on a submachine gun or other firearm.
2. A grip used on certain tools, such as a saw, shaped to fit the hand.

pistol grip

n
a. a handle shaped like the butt of a pistol
b. (as modifier): a pistol-grip camera.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pistol grip - a handle (as of a gun or saw) shaped like the butt of a pistol
gunstock, stock - the handle of a handgun or the butt end of a rifle or shotgun or part of the support of a machine gun or artillery gun; "the rifle had been fitted with a special stock"
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Caption: The T/C Encore Pro Hunter comes with a 15-inch, fluted, stainless-steel barrel; an adjustable rear sight; and a black rubber pistol grip and forearm.
An adjustable butt plate, integrated trigger housing, pistol grip, trigger guard, foldable foregrip, rail, cable slide and rest are all either built in or attached to the body.
The new digital GunPod2 in the pistol grip tracks how many rounds have gone through the gun, miles walked and more.
New in the line this year is a real head-turner, the Model 590 "Shockwave," a 6-shot, 12-gauge, pump-action firearm sporting a short 14-inch barrel and a pistol grip you can purchase right over the counter without a National Firearms Act (NFA) application or transfer tax.
Its stock was sanded and refinished but retains vestiges of the original crossed-cannon cartouche on the left side and "P" on the pistol grip.
My plan was to cut the barrel down to twenty inches, shorten the stock, add a better recoil pad, and install a "full grasp" pistol grip handle to replace the existing one.
Specific units support the unique requirements of different industries, including a pistol grip handle for comfort in the retail, warehousing and logistics field, and a version with keypads for data management.
The "Cling Tab" pulls the pistol grip in close to the body when a belt is tightened, making deep concealment easier.
Instead of loose parts in a bag, the triggers come fully assembled in a polymer housing complete with selector, new Ruger pistol grip and all necessary pins, springs and screws.
Q When I use a rasp on a stock, I end up with a lot of splintering along the top edges of the stock and on the edge of the pistol grip cap.