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    Yesterday, 04:17 PM
    Bought one in the mid 80s n .380. Clear grip,panels. Was a great little gun to take fishing in case the fish got out of line. Was okay if i fell in...
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    03-20-2017, 04:35 PM
    Zorros replied to a thread SW mod 17 .22 tight cyl in The Lounge
    Interapid, you are very kind. We are geographically a ways apart.
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    03-20-2017, 02:38 PM
    I do not own a .357 and don't see one in my future unless a SAA. But .45 acps...SW 625, a favorite, a les baer monolith, a sig 220 and finally a...
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    03-19-2017, 03:47 PM
    Hi WIW, the grips are marked on the inside with the last 4 numbers of the serial. Also, the grip frame under the grip panels are also marked with...
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    03-19-2017, 02:29 PM
    Can anybody say whether this is an original 38 Special or a 45 turned into one?
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    03-19-2017, 12:38 PM
    Zorros replied to a thread SW mod 17 .22 tight cyl in The Lounge
    Interesting and thank you. Only one is tight, the other 5 fine. I thought that strange. As to other ammo, i thought about that and its been hard...
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    03-19-2017, 06:34 AM
    Have one from the 50s, looks nearly new, but one bore in the cylinder is so tight that after 10 rds need to tap ejector with a wooden mallet. Any...
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    03-18-2017, 04:39 AM
    Zorros replied to a thread colt ref in Colt Percussion Revolvers
    Found a tele no for mr russell and called. Check on its way by mail and i am excited to be getting his book.
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    03-17-2017, 04:52 AM
    Zorros started a thread Antique arms show in The Lounge
    Anyone exhibiting at the baltimore antique show in timonium this weekend? Just going?
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    03-15-2017, 04:53 AM
    Zorros replied to a thread Keefe Report on Colt in The Lounge
    Seems colt would need a military contract or a strong LE product to stay fiscally sound. Maybe the future brings a sale of the brand, the machinary,...
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    03-14-2017, 02:45 PM
    Zorros replied to a thread Keefe Report on Colt in The Lounge
    One more small mention of the market for the Cobra type guns...kimber's new .357 mag snubbie at approx. $800. I didn't get the point of it when...
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    03-14-2017, 09:09 AM
    Saintclair and moosedog. This pistol has one matching mag. Underlip, matching serial number. Also staped P 38 on the left side of mag wall. Also,...
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    03-14-2017, 08:25 AM
    Zorros replied to a thread Keefe Report on Colt in The Lounge
    SW has the tooling and distribution in place. Why not continue to make them until they stop selling, if they do. I would be curious to know how many...
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    03-14-2017, 07:29 AM
    Zorros replied to a thread Keefe Report on Colt in The Lounge
    Zenas. Good questions and comments. Thinking about this, colt's biggest asset is its name. but it shouldn't cannabolize the name by putting it on...
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    03-14-2017, 06:54 AM
    The dealer does not even have the gun displayed. Just put aside in the vault with a few other used handguns bought at the same time. I hear loud...
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    03-14-2017, 05:34 AM
    If this pistol was all original, no import mark, and the blueing looks as good as i think, $1700 too high? Its outside my price range for a type...
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    03-13-2017, 06:35 PM
    Zorros replied to a thread Keefe Report on Colt in The Lounge
    It wouldn't be a common revolver intended for self defense in an already crowded field. Strong suit is autos. Why not a high end line of nine and...
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    03-13-2017, 05:05 PM
    I calle the seller/LGS this am to say i would stop by this weekend and please do not repair the gun. The response was " sorry, but the $700 price...
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    03-13-2017, 05:45 AM
    This ought to be visible as shown simply thru removal of the slide? The block should be numbered to the gun and in the white? By the way, there was...
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    03-12-2017, 02:06 PM
    Thank you once more. I will put a hold on any attempt at repair of the hammer drop and visit it next weekend to look more closely.
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    03-12-2017, 01:33 PM
    I do not intend to shoot this if i buy it. I like to shoot em old and new, not medium. I am trying to learn. 2 take aways are leave the safety...
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    03-12-2017, 01:06 PM
    What a great response. Thank you. I did not look for serial no in front of barrel block. Can the locking block be seen without taking the gun apart?...
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    03-12-2017, 12:42 PM
    Zorros replied to a thread How to like.? in Site Help and Support
    Ahhhh. I always use an iPad. Mystery solved. Thank you.
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    03-12-2017, 10:15 AM
    Zorros replied to a thread 9mm Luger in The Lounge
    My wife and i shoot a lot of 9mm ammo. At 150-160 + shipping, the russian stuff is just fine for the range and has no ill affects on the guns we...
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    03-12-2017, 09:36 AM
    Hi all. Saw this pistol at LGS and i am interested. Beautiful polished blue finish, external matching numbers, serial 9xxxa, ac on the left front...
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    03-12-2017, 04:04 AM
    Can a member help, please. Been theu the forum buhave not found the mechanisim to say i like a post. Would like to, some are somhelpful or...
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    03-11-2017, 03:20 PM
    Zorros replied to a thread Keefe Report on Colt in The Lounge
    Fascinating colt would rely on a snubbie revolver as its comeback kid. SW owns that market, with its 642 retailing under $400 these days. Tarus and...
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    03-11-2017, 02:07 PM
    Zorros replied to a thread 1851 navy in Want to Buy
    WTB. Hi all. No sellers for this 1851?
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    03-06-2017, 03:50 PM
    Hi Rayb. I have the papers and box. It came with only the one barrel, 3 or 3.5". And a brass ram rod with a flat end. Curious that colt would sell...
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    03-04-2017, 12:08 PM
    2 questions in one post. first i was shooting a 100 year old saa .45 with 5.5" barrel. Someone filed the site a bit and this gun shoots high. I was...
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