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  1. WTS - Colt 1911 R.L. Shockey .38 AMU

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    I have a Colt 1911 R.L. Shockey modified .38 AMU I am looking to sell. I have no experience selling handguns and would like some advise on a reputable online gun auction site. Also any advise on how you ship a handgun sold online would be appreciated. I will be taking some pictures and posting...
  2. WWII Colt .45 US Issued 1911 Value

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    A man that I know has offered me his 1911 pistol that he inherited from his uncle. His uncle was a Marine in WWII. Based on the serial number it was made in 1919, Serial # 6233XX I do not know much about these pistols but in my opinion it is in excellent condition for a pistol that is close to...
  3. Would like to have your recommendation on these two (2) 1911

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    Dear Collectors and Gun Enthusiast: I would like to have your recommendation on these two (2) 1911, asking price on each is about 2K, I cannot buy both, so I’ll have to decide for the one with the most collectable value and make a fair offer. Visiting several internet sites, I have seen...
  4. WTB: Colt 1911 O1970CY Special Combat Government NIB/LNIB

    Want to Buy
    Recently purchased a Colt Special Combat Govt O1970CY from forum member JpTerry and liked it so much I am looking for a second one as a gift for my son. Would like current production model NIB or LNIB with low round count and no dings or marks on the finish. Thanks for looking. Regards - CJ
  5. Engraved Colt 1911 question

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    Do engravers usually put their initials somewhere on their work? Where would it be? Also if not done by Colt, what could I assume this would add to the value of this 1955 commercial? It is lettered, but does not mention the engraving. It's also possible it may or may not have been refinished...
  6. Sold

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  7. Colt Govt .380 Auto - Range Report

    Colt Semiauto Pistols
    Found my .380 Today!! Its been a long road with many obstacles (45 Colts) but I finally picked up a .380 Im happy with and seems to be Reliable based on what ive read.. Its a 1989 Colt Govt /Series 80 in .380Cal Picked it up on a TRADE, I gave up a Kimber Custom Target II 45ACP with some...
  8. WTT: Colt 1911 Anniversary 1911, Tier III

    Want to Sell
    Hello to all, I can't fathom keeping a gun I don't want to fire. So, I put this up for trade. This is a Tier III, Colt 1911, unfired, with all original packing, etc. New in box. Trade value is $1350. Interested in Colt Series 70 Colt's or pre-Series 70. Thanks,
  9. Question re: WWI Vintage 1911 ca. 1918

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    I'm looking at a WWI vintage 1918 Colt 1911 for sale. Serial number 233xxx. It's in fine - very good shape. Everything appears correct except for the grip panels and it's missing the magazine. Both of these I should be able to replace. It has GHS monogram, and from Poyer's and Clawson's...