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  1. New owner 1903 .380 hammerless. Want to know more...

    Colt Semiauto Pistols
    So my Dad bought this pistol in 1958 at an Odessa, TX pawn shop for my Mom's home protection while he was working the oil patch. It's now mine. My dimwit brother took it for a while and engraved his SS on it. Wonder how badly that affects value. It is completely operational, and includes the...
  2. First Post - First Python - Generation Confusion (Serial, Underlug and Grip)

    This is my new Colt Python...I recently acquired my full firearms license and the permission to purchase (I currently live in the Soviet Socialist Republic of Australia), and managed to seriously luck out by finding this safe queen up for sale (literally the only Python for sale in my...
  3. Colt For Sale - Original 1860 Army .44

    Want to Sell
    Up for saleis a rare .44 Colt 1860 Army. Listed below are the photos anda description. Methods of payment will be a 'Friend to Friend' PayPal transaction (w/no fees),Money Order or Certified Check. Thanks for looking! Colt Original 1860 Army ($525.00 - shipped) This pistol is in poor...
  4. Colts For Sale - 1969 and 1972 Colt Pythons

    Want to Sell
    Up for sale are two very nice Colt's. Listed below are the photos and descriptions of each. Methods of payment will be a 'Friend to Friend PayPal transaction (w/no fees), Money Order or Certified Check. Thanks for looking! Colt 1972 4" Python w/Original Box ($2,800.00 - shipped) This...
  5. Received a mystery box, had a set of Colt Revolver Grips, NEED HELP

    Colt Revolvers
    Okay so last night a buddy that ins't into guns gave me his fathers old shooting range bag because he knew I would appreciate it more than he would. So in the bag there was some old ear muffs and plugs and a pachmayr box. I looked into the box that showed black grips and there was a set of...
  6. Need Python Gen 1 Grips - Good Condition

    Want to Buy
    Looking for a nice set of Gen 1 (fully checkered) grips.
  7. Original finish? Help please!

    I am trying to determine if this has been refinished. It is a mid 60's and the serial #'s all match, including the sideplate. The edges look sharp to me. There is a non-flush fit on the lower edge of the sideplate, and the bluing of the sideplate is different than the rest. Thoughts please!
  8. Re-Caliber 1895 Colt SAA Blackpowder

    Colt Revolvers
    I just bought an 1895 Colt SAA Blackpowder that has been re-calibered to .38 special. I want to convert it back to .45LC. Can I install a modern barrel and cylinder and safely shoot smokeless cartridges? Next question.... Where can I find modern barrels and cylinders?? Elliot