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    Elias, Since you have the original grips(black...

    Elias,
    Since you have the original grips(black plastic?), you should check the inside of your grips for a scratched in number(generally 4 numbers), matching the last 4 digits of the serial number....
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    Sure looks like the real deal! An attic?, is...

    Sure looks like the real deal! An attic?, is that like a family members attic? Good for you.
  3. Pre-war Colts

    Pre-war Colts
  4. JohnnyP, You're one of the most knowledgeable...

    JohnnyP, You're one of the most knowledgeable guys on the Forum re these Colt Auto issues. How are we to interpret this page (p370) from Clauson Big Book? What would be the Correct barrel for a...
  5. Nice! Is that stainless or does it have a...

    Nice! Is that stainless or does it have a coating? .45 or 9mm?
  6. dandak, did you make the case as well? The rifle...

    dandak, did you make the case as well? The rifle looks awesome.
  7. I can't remember where I read it, but I'm sure...

    I can't remember where I read it, but I'm sure India Ink was used somewhere along the process to get the deep black color. I would look for India Ink and a small brush
  8. Check out Getduck posting above. He has 2 for...

    Check out Getduck posting above. He has 2 for sale.

    Ed
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    Rick, mine letters as a 32 s&w. I would likewise...

    Rick, mine letters as a 32 s&w. I would likewise think saintclair's will letter with a specific caliber designation.
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    Saintclair, I'm inclined to agree with you that...

    Saintclair,
    I'm inclined to agree with you that it is most likely 32 Colt. I have a SAA from 1891 in 32 S & W. It is marked withe 32cal on the left front trigger guard like yours but also has the...
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    If I recall correctly, the frame was made in 1983...

    If I recall correctly, the frame was made in 1983 or 4. It's a 3rd gen frame and maybe a 3rd gen gun. Check inside the grips on the frame and see if there are matching numbers. If I'm correct,...
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    FishnFed, I'm not so sure that the grips are...

    FishnFed,
    I'm not so sure that the grips are "after market". They appear to be natural pearl and could have come from the factory; the letter will either confirm they are pearl or show the grips as...
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    I don't currently own a Python and haven't for...

    I don't currently own a Python and haven't for years, so I have "no dog in this hunt". I just liked the reference to "Tower of Babel" regarding Colts!
  14. I'll take it. pm sent

    I'll take it. pm sent
  15. Don wrote 2 books about the Post War Colt....

    Don wrote 2 books about the Post War Colt. 1976-1986 is the 3rd gen book with the blue cover. The 1955-1975 book is the 2nd gen book with the red cover.
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    Here's a quote from Nighthawk Custom, "DLC “is a...

    Here's a quote from Nighthawk Custom, "DLC “is a hard black finish that is fairly new to the firearms market. It is a is a physical vapor deposition coating that has a 3-6 micron build up per...
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    Craig, I always believed that there was nothing...

    Craig, I always believed that there was nothing quite like a "classic" shotgun whether Win Mod 21, Browning Superposed or L.C. Smith. 40 years ago I stumbled into a 4 ga set of Krieghoffs for skeet...
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    Trijicon used to replace night sight vials; I...

    Trijicon used to replace night sight vials; I don't know if they still do. Worth the contact.
    Good luck.

    Ed
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    Those ivories sure look like Paul Persinger...

    Those ivories sure look like Paul Persinger carved grips. At least that's his pattern of a "barroom nude". Cool.
    Ed
  20. "I think the cool, scarce, carved, vintage ivory...

    "I think the cool, scarce, carved, vintage ivory stocks (with an unusual design, a "buffalo" on each side instead of a steer on only one side)."

    Not to nitpick, but I would call the carving,...
  21. donniedee, obviously you liked it enough to pay...

    donniedee, obviously you liked it enough to pay that, therefore you got a "deal". Whatever I, or other people might be willing to pay for that particular gun is irrelevant. It does have an...
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    S&W "L" frame, round butt. Please note the main...

    S&W "L" frame, round butt. Please note the main spring plunger runs down the middle of the grip frame and blocks the grip screw on a pair of stock S&W grips. I had Keith make these for me and he...
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    I've had a 6" with both .357 and 9mm cylinders...

    I've had a 6" with both .357 and 9mm cylinders for over a year now. Have put a couple thousand rounds through the gun. It's the smoothest double action I've ever shot and the gun is an impressive...
  24. WTB. 1st Gen SAA Eagle grips--Must be Gutta Percha

    Hi Guys,
    Hopefully, someone has a really nice pair of Original Gutta Percha Eagle grips for a 1st Gen SAA. Unfortunately, I had a catastrophic accident with the grips on one of my revolvers. They...
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    I would simply point out that a 7 1/2" 44 special...

    I would simply point out that a 7 1/2" 44 special is the rarest calibre of the 2nd generations. I've never seen one with wood stocks that lettered. Rare gun, one you could not likely replace...
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