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About big_gus
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NRA Endowment Life Member, Gun Owners of America (GOA) Member, CCRKBA Member, and Proud Supporter of the 2nd Amendment!!!
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SouthWestern Virginia, HOKIE NATION!!!
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Collecting, Trading, and Shooting Colts and S&Ws. Also like Winchesters, Remingtons, and Rugers.

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"Laws that forbid the carrying of arms... disarm only those who are neither inclined nor determined to commit such crimes... such laws make things worse for the assualted and better for the assailants: they serve rather to encourage than prevent homicides, for an unarmed man may be attacked with greater confidence than an armed man" Thomas Jefferson quoting Cesare Beccaria NRA Endowment Life Member

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  1. Hopalong
    Hopalong liked post by big_gus On thread : New Colt Cobra - Dirty from Test Firing?
    This is a prime example of the ďunfiredĒ or unfired since the factory. I remember Smiths and Colts new when I was a younger Lad, thinking how can that be a new gun??? Then I figured it out, factory...
    Liked On: 10-11-2019, 05:19 PM
  2. Hootch56
    Hootch56 liked post by big_gus On thread : Your Colt collection
    I started selling mine about 10 months ago... I parted with most of my snakes when my mother had cancer 2x from about 2010-2014. I had some doozies,,, it makes me smile when I see what some of those...
    Liked On: 10-11-2019, 03:33 PM
  3. 459459
    459459 liked post by big_gus On thread : Your Colt collection
    I started selling mine about 10 months ago... I parted with most of my snakes when my mother had cancer 2x from about 2010-2014. I had some doozies,,, it makes me smile when I see what some of those...
    Liked On: 10-11-2019, 08:02 AM
  4. ColtsDad
    ColtsDad liked post by big_gus On thread : Your Colt collection
    I started selling mine about 10 months ago... I parted with most of my snakes when my mother had cancer 2x from about 2010-2014. I had some doozies,,, it makes me smile when I see what some of those...
    Liked On: 10-11-2019, 07:51 AM
  5. ei8ht
    ei8ht liked post by big_gus On thread : Your Colt collection
    I started selling mine about 10 months ago... I parted with most of my snakes when my mother had cancer 2x from about 2010-2014. I had some doozies,,, it makes me smile when I see what some of those...
    Liked On: 10-11-2019, 02:50 AM
  6. rock185
    rock185 liked post by big_gus On thread : Looks like Ruger is giving Heritage Arms a run for its money...
    I won’t comment on whether it’s good for Ruger or not. I just don’t have any facts. I think buyers will be happy if it’s a decent made gun and probably is. I would rather Colt make a full size, SAA...
    Liked On: 10-08-2019, 03:57 PM
  7. what would you say
    what would you say liked post by big_gus On thread : Trusted sellers on GunBroker?
    Yes more than a polish job, it’s been renickeled, the markings just aren’t quite right.
    Liked On: 10-06-2019, 05:00 AM
  8. Kerz
    Kerz liked post by big_gus On thread : Fair value on a Python
    Just depends the python variation and what the letter says. 6 inch blue 1960-date, very little probably not cost of letter. 3 inch, thousands cause it’s a fake unless a letter and even at that you...
    Liked On: 10-02-2019, 02:45 AM
  9. Hootch56
    Hootch56 liked post by big_gus On thread : Is this real or fake banker special
    Yes it’s a copy of a smith and Wesson with a bankers special barrel installed. I’ve never saw a gap like that on a gun. That’s the first gun I’ve ever saw that should be destroyed imo. It is not safe...
    Liked On: 10-01-2019, 04:58 PM
  10. WVCOLT
    WVCOLT liked post by big_gus On thread : Is this real or fake banker special
    Yes it’s a copy of a smith and Wesson with a bankers special barrel installed. I’ve never saw a gap like that on a gun. That’s the first gun I’ve ever saw that should be destroyed imo. It is not safe...
    Liked On: 10-01-2019, 04:02 PM
  11. Lumberjack
    Lumberjack liked post by big_gus On thread : Is this label liget?
    This has turned interesting. I still say everything is original but the label. I could be wrong but I honestly donít think so. Iím as near certain as one can be because of a couple details. I...
    Liked On: 09-29-2019, 09:18 PM
  12. ei8ht
    ei8ht liked post by big_gus On thread : When to Re-finish?
    I know nothing about refinished guns and quite frankly hope to stay that way. However why is Doug Turnbull not mentioned or considered? I think he has original colt dies, had some new made I believe....
    Liked On: 09-27-2019, 04:59 PM
  13. jertex
    jertex liked post by big_gus On thread : Looking at a 2.5 inch Python......what do you think this means......
    I agree, in current market, that’s a good deal on a gun that would sell extremely quickly. Something must be very wrong for it to still be sitting if it’s advertised to the public. I’d just get many...
    Liked On: 09-27-2019, 09:19 AM
  14. OctopusHighball
    OctopusHighball liked post by big_gus On thread : R Stamp - Ejector Rod Channel
    I believe most all, if not All, custom shop enickel Guns were blued guns ready to ship. Every enickel gun I had from custom shop had a regular label underneath where the gun was originally blued. I...
    Liked On: 09-26-2019, 11:08 AM
  15. Kingcobb
    Kingcobb liked post by big_gus On thread : Caught the big fish--registered magnum
    Congratulations!!! I started out as a Smith collector then Colt. I love both. Iíve owned many greats of both as many know, but this IS the one that has always eluded me! A nice boxed registered...
    Liked On: 09-25-2019, 05:07 PM
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