I bought this same Colt for my soldier-son when he was commissioned back in 2008. And yes, it is the OEM safety/grip. As a shooter, it is on par with my Kimber. If Christmas hadn't drained my gun money account, I would pick this one up for me. Beautiful Colt (and no dummy marks)...
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