Interesting Colt lever rifle
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    Interesting Colt lever rifle

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    There are better examples out there for the money, I think. That crack on the fore-arm is common on these, the wood there is almost paper thin.
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    Quote Originally Posted by tdennis View Post
    How does someone crack a lever and the frame? I've never seen that before. Like Chaffee said, the thin section on the bottom rear fore end is often cracked or broken out. Not worth $2500!!

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    First burgess I have seen with a cracked frame. Put that one in a museum.
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    Most Burgess frames are cracked, same thing on my gun, I bought it years ago, 1800 Swiss CHF (1 CHF = ~~ 1.05 $)
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