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  1. Colt Python 2.5 inch production numbers

    Python
    Hello All, Greetings from South Africa! I understand that around 600,000 Colt Pythons were produced, however can anyone tell me how many of those were the 2.5 inch version? best rgds
  2. Restoration (Before & After Photos) of Fire Damaged Revolvers

    Custom Shop Inc.
    We've been getting quite a few firearms in that were damaged by the Fire Storms that raged through Northern California a few months ago. Of the 5 revolvers we received from a single household, we finished the restoration work on one of their Colt Pythons. Here are some of the Before and After...
  3. Rust Damage on 6" Blue Python - BEFORE & AFTER PHOTOS

    Custom Shop Inc.
    We just completed restoration on this 6" Python. Check out these Before & After photos that our in-house Professional Photographer took of them. Enjoy!
  4. 2 Bullets Lodged in Colt Python Revolver!!!

    Colt-Smithing
    Here is a Colt Python that has 2 bullets lodged in the barrel. The first bullet lodged in the end. Apparently not realizing it, the owner shot a second bullet which stuck behind the first one and severely bulged the barrel. Here at Custom Shop, we will replace the barrel and completed refinish...
  5. 2 Bullets Lodged in Colt Python Revolver!!!

    Custom Shop Inc.
    Here is a Colt Python that has 2 bullets lodged in the barrel. The first bullet lodged in the end. Apparently not realizing it, the owner shot a second bullet which stuck behind the first one and severely bulged the barrel. Here at Custom Shop, we will replace the barrel and completed...
  6. 50K Bright Stainless Python!!

    Colt Revolvers
    Here is a video of a Bright Stainless, 2-1/2" Colt Python that we just refinished here at Custom Shop, Inc. Check out the polish that we got on this baby! Crazy Gorgeous wouldn't you say? That's what we do here at Custom Shop! This video received over 50,000 views on Instagram in just a couple...
  7. VIDEO - How To Re-Assemble a Python

    Colt-Smithing
    Watch our gunsmith, Louie (aka - The Gunfather), re-assemble this Colt Python revolver step-by-step. When we received this gun from the owner, it was severely hand-etched all over. It kind of resembled a dragon; hence the name "Dragon Gun". Here at Custom Shop, we restored the Dragon Gun...
  8. Colt Python Bright Stainless (CRAZY GORGEOUS Finish)!!!

    Custom Shop Inc.
    Here is a video of a Bright Stainless, 2-1/2" Colt Python that we just refinished here at Custom Shop, Inc. Check out the polish that we got on this baby! Crazy Gorgeous wouldn't you say? That's what we do here at Custom Shop! This video received over 50,000 views on Instagram in just a...
  9. Colt Python Assembly Step-By-Step ("DRAGON GUN")

    Custom Shop Inc.
    Watch our gunsmith, Louie (aka - The Gunfather), re-assemble this Colt Python revolver step-by-step. When we received this gun from the owner, it was severely hand-etched all over. It kind of resembled a dragon; hence the name "Dragon Gun". Here at Custom Shop, we restored the Dragon Gun to...
  10. FIRE IN THE HOUSE!! Oh, No - my Colt revolvers!!

    Custom Shop Inc.
    A catastrophic House Fire resulted in total loss of property. 3 Colt revolvers, kept in a non-heat rated safe, were exposed to damaging smoke. The high heat and thick smoke caused a chemical reaction. The surface bluing blistered and deformed. The grips dried out and became brittle. Our Custom...
  11. DISASTER - Hand Etched Colt Python needing Restoration - OUCH!

    Custom Shop Inc.
    We just got this Colt Python in for restoration. As you can see, it has been completely hand etched. As a Colt Recommended Service & Restoration Center, we'll be restoring this Python back to its original, factory condition. Keep tracking our posts and we'll show you how the restoration...
  12. Colt Python High Polish Restoration VIDEO - Awesome!

    Custom Shop Inc.
    Check out our video of a Colt Python 8-inch Bright Stainless we restored. This High Polish is so perfect you could use it as a mirror to shave! Here at Custom Shop, Inc., we are known for our spectacular High Polish finishes. https://www.youtube.com/embed/Bu1JIKL-RMk?rel=0
  13. Hello you all from Georgia!!

    New Members Introduction
    Hi Guys, My name is Latham and I have a great colt collection and just recently stumbled upon this great site. I am beginning to share my colts by doing videos on YouTube. My handle is (therustysragsman). I am in need of some help with some information on some of my colts (year and history)...
  14. Colt python "white outline rear sight blade" for sale

    Want to Sell
    I have some BRAND NEW, "WHITE OUTLINE REAR SIGHT BLADES" for Colt Pythons. I will sell ONE sight blade for $28, which includes shipping, only to the continental United States. I will accept checks, money orders, or Paypal. This is for ONLY the BLADE, nothing else included. Of course, these...
  15. Wts cca limited edition book-seven serpents

    Want to Sell
    For sale, perfect mint condition CCA signed copy of Seven Serpents The History Of Colt's Snake Guns by Gurney Brown. Selling for $160 shipped. A copy recently sold on ebay for $249.00 Check or money order only please. I do not have paypal. Thanks.
  16. WTB- Brushed/Satin Stainless 4" Colt Python

    Want to Buy
    Python has been found and deal has been struck with Marc @ Keystone. Trying this again, I made a few mistakes the first time. I am looking to buy my first Colt Python. The following will help to explain what I am searching for. I will CC the firearm about 25% of the time. I would like a 4" gun...
  17. Sold pending funds BST 6" Colt Python with factory letter for sale

    Want to Sell
    SPF- BST 6" Colt Python with factory letter for sale[/h]1991 Bright Stainless 6 inch Colt Python for sale. Condition is 97-98% It was shipped on 9-27-1991 according to the Colt historian. With Mitch’s kind permission, I am listing this extremely nice BST Colt Python for a friend who is not...
  18. WTB - COLT PYTHON - Stainless Steel - 6" or 8"

    Want to Buy
    This post should be deleted but I cannot see how to do this!
  19. My 1983 SS Colt Python 6"

    Python
    This is my new member of the family a 1983 SS Colt Python 6". This is my first colt and I must say I love it so much. I have a Smith and Wesson 686 and I thought that action was good lol not even in the same ball park. I traded a brand new Desert Eagle 50ae in bright Nickel finish and a 500...
  20. Colt Python Cylinder Latch Wobble (video of problem)

    Colt-Smithing
    Hi, I've been lurking these forums looking for an answer to my problem but I figured the best way to get an answer is to ask myself so here I go.I purchased a beautiful 1980 6" Colt Python in Electroless Nickel off of Gunbroker, in very good condition, no scratches, no chips or dings in the...
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